Tag Archives: English Second Language

Tips for Keeping English Second Language Teen-agers Interested

This article offers tips for getting these young people involved in your program. Continue reading

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Interesting ESL Content Is Vital for Any Program

Teaching interesting content is vital if you are to retain the interest of the students.There are thousands of English Foreign Language schools and millions of classes throughout the world. English has become the international language for communication, even though more … 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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Suggestions for Promoting ESL Online Skills and Written English

This article stresses the advantages of a classroom computer when teaching ESL. It outlines one type of assignment that gives the students control over the content of their work. Continue reading

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Organizing ESL Computer Time on a Classroom Computer or in a Computer Lab

Many schools, however, have one computer in each classroom. This article will discuss ways of organizing your classes for computer use in the classroom and for work in a language lab. Continue reading

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Tips for Accommodating Advanced Students in ESL Classrooms

This article will list some ideas that might be a step towards solving the needs of advanced students in an English second language class. Continue reading

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Teaching the Simple Past Tense and Its Irregular Verbs

This ESL article suggests a step by step method for teaching the past tense. Continue reading

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Finishing The Lesson

Finishing the Lesson One of the problems that teachers encounter is finishing the lesson at exactly the right time. Sometimes you have had a good lesson, and it’s too late to start anything new, but there is still ten minutes … Continue reading

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