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The Basic 5-point Outline for an Effective ESL Conversation Lesson Plan

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Communication is the doorway to all that is possible.

That’s because other people lead us to new ideas, opportunities and experiences.

Now imagine all the amazing things your students will learn by speaking English.

That’s why we’re in the …

6 Fetching News Article Resources for ESL Students Online

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This just in: The news is about to become your favorite new classroom tool.

ESL students quickly evolve and grow into eager, news-thirsty knowledge seekers.

Thanks to their language classes, the world has become a little smaller. Your students are …

How to Make the Best ESL Lesson Plans with a PPP Template

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Want your students to be enthused, energetic learners?

Then I’ve got a secret for you.

It’s all in the lesson plan.

ESL lesson plans are the cornerstone to teaching.

What goes into a well-developed lesson plan is an essential …

5+ Awesome ESL Short Stories to Harness Reading Power in Your Beginners

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Harness your students’ imaginations and let them blossom.

Reading English short stories can be an exciting, imaginative journey for your students to take without ever leaving the classroom.

They can create an exciting learning environment with key aspects of ESL …

5 Activities Guaranteed to Get Your Students Excited About ESL Writing Practice

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Writing might seem like a daunting task for ESL students.

But writing exercises can totally spice up your classroom and teach your students to express themselves in new ways.

Writing encourages creativity and imagination in your students.

There are plenty …

5 Essential ESL Learning Books for Flourishing Students

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Want your ESL students to love learning?

You need to plant seeds of enthusiasm to cultivate enthusiastic ESL students.

There are literally thousands of ESL books for you to choose from. So, the trick is just finding the right ones

6 Super Strategies for Improving ESL Reading Comprehension for Beginners

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Reading is knowledge and knowledge is power.

Reading is your students’ bridge to language and culture in the English-speaking world.

It’s perhaps the most essential skill for beginning language learners to develop.

Once you’ve chosen the perfect reading material for