Author Archive | montanarogers

Bring on the Drama! 11 Role Play Topics for the ESL Classroom


As it turns out, role play is not just for Comic-Con.

Dressing up and playing pretend can actually be a powerful tool in the hands of the ESL teacher. From young students to professionals, role play a great way …

All ESL Teachers Want for Christmas: 50+ Festive Vocabulary Sets and 5 Fun Activities to Use ‘Em


Chestnuts roasting…

Eggnog brewing…

Holiday lesson plans frantically getting written by busy ESL teachers between exam preparations and end-of-semester evaluations…

Here’s a little Christmas gift for you this year: fun, festive vocabulary and activities that are ready to be used

10 English Teaching Apps for the 21st-century ESL Teacher


A modern ESL teacher doesn’t have to follow a set path.

Being an up-to-date ESL educator these days might mean using all the latest technology to make classroom learning more exciting for your students.

Or it might mean teaching

5 Fun English Games with Practical Lessons Hidden Inside


Ever used a Trojan Horse in your teaching?

While there’s really not much about the Trojan War that you’d want to emulate in a classroom, the old story of the Trojan Horse can be a helpful metaphor.

Just like the …