Category Archives: Children’s ESL

Ideas for Teaching Listening and Phonics to ESL Children

They’ll learn if they are enjoying themselves. This article offers ideas that can make phonics fun. Continue reading

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Jokes and Their Place in ESL Teaching

  Jokes can be an important part of your teaching program. Scientists know that when people laugh, the body secretes hormones that make the person feel good. Don’t you want your ESL students to feel good about what they are … Continue reading

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Tips for Beginning Your English Second Language Class

How can we help English Second Language children to understand, speak, read, write and enjoy English? Let’s start when they first enter the class. Continue reading

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Tips for Spending Less While Providing the ESL Program of Your Choice

Regardless of the world’s ups and downs, the Internet continues to grow and the need for English second language materials increases. This article outlines ways in which universities, schools, and organizations can cut their expenses during difficult economic times by adapting the presentations of their printable ESL materials. Continue reading

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Using Childrens’ Games During Low Energy Times

There are times of the day when special activities such as games are very appropriate Continue reading

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Storybooks Model Creative Writing for Pre-Teen ESL Students

This article offers some suggestions for using stories to promote creative writing. Continue reading

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Keeping Insecure ESL Kids on Task

They need activities that keep them interested, that keep their attention focused on whatever you have assigned. Continue reading

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