Author Archive | syondavis

6 Hoppin’ ESL Games for Kinesthetic Learners That Love to Move

I’m excited to show you some awesome games for kinesth—wait a minute, what’s that tapping noise? Sam! Sam, please stop tapping your pencil on Susan’s desk. All right, now where were we? Oh right, kinesthetic lear—Laura! Laura, dear, could you …

10 Phenomenal Activities Using ESL Videos in the Classroom

Let’s just get it out there: everyone loves watching movies and television. Teachers and parents have long been at war with this idea. They’ve been battling popular culture for their students’ attention and dedication to their studies. But are …

What the Flip Is a Flipped ESL Classroom?

Students and teachers are flipping obsessed with the Flipped ESL Classroom model. Flipping the script of a traditional classroom is trending in ESL classrooms across the nation. What exactly does “flipping the script” mean? Well, consider the following as the …

10 Best, Shockingly Good Apps for ESL Teachers

As technology continues to get more and more popular, classroom attention spans are getting shorter and shorter. Times are changing quickly and ESL teachers have to hop on board before the train leaves. Keeping the attention of a student while …

8 Creative and Engaging ESL Listening Activities for Adults

We know that listening practice is vital when learning any language. But let’s be honest, the CDs that come with ESL textbooks absolutely need supplements. Hearing the same voices over and over can get boring, and the topics could be …