Author Archive | Emily Monaco

10 Advanced ESL Activities to Engage Your Students

Too often, the quantity of ESL students talking is given priority over the quality of the speaking time. While it’s important to get your ESL students talking, it’s even more important to get them talking well. But how do you …

5 Phrasal Verbs Games to Teach Your ESL Students

Phrasal verbs can be a tough element of ESL to approach with your class. Your students have just learned the definitions of certain words… and now they have to learn all new definitions that seem to be completely arbitrary! But …

12 ESL Activities for Children to Make English Class More Fun

It’s true—teaching English to children can be incredibly different than teaching adults. Attention spans are shorter, and kids’ vocabulary is much more limited—even in their native language—meaning that the topics you can discuss are limited as well. The …