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 …
Feeling bogged down with lesson planning, paper grading and other mundane tasks?
Day-to-day ESL lessons aren’t only challenging for your students.
They’re challenging for you as well.
It’s crucial that you develop teaching strategies that will inspire and motivate …
“Fluffy cat sneaky mouse yummy cheese.”
What’s missing from that sentence?
Well verbs, of course!
Adding verbs between “fluffy cat,” “sneaky mouse” and “yummy cheese” immediately lets us enjoy the colors and energies of both language and imagination in full …
They say a picture is worth a thousand words.
In TESOL, a picture can help produce a thousand words.
When it comes to your students’ attitudes and motivation levels, having pictures can really make all the difference.
Otherwise unenthusiastic students …
What comes to mind when you hear the word “technology”?
Did you imagine computers? Smart phones? Apps?
Or perhaps GPS? The WiFi? Internet? TV?
All right, now picture yourself in a classroom teaching students. What does …
So, your advanced ESL students are bored with old-fashioned cassette tapes.
Of course they are — I mean, where did you even find cassette tapes?
Want to reward hard-working English students with some fun listening activities?
Then ditch those ancient …
The key to learning English is to develop killer listening skills, but this is often the most challenging step for new English language learners.
That’s why we’ve created this quick guide to English listening activities for beginners.
To start everyone …