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A Fun Way to Deal With Prepositions

If you can get your esl students participating in an activity that has them using English grammar in everyday situations, they will learn quickly and remember what they learned. Continue reading

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Manor House Secrets Video – Part 4

In this four part mystery video, there are all kinds of secrets in this old manor house. To solve the mysterious murders, the detective must find these secrets. Continue reading

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Manor House Secrets Video – Part 3

What started as a party at the old manor house turns tragic. This is part 3 of a 4 part series.

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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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Introduce your Students to Debating!

INTRODUCE YOUR STUDENTS TO DEBATING! Students in every country of the world have ideas and beliefs about the way things should be done. They enjoy expressing their thoughts with their friends in a restaurant, with their family at home or … Continue reading

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Using Competition in an ESL Classroom

One of the most successful ways of motivating ESL students is through competition. As long as the competition is friendly and fair, students will learn easily and well, while enjoying themselves. Continue reading

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Students Need to Learn About Tag Questions, Don’t They?

This article will suggest ways of helping ESL students to understand and use tag questions to confirm their understanding of what is being said. Continue reading

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An ESL Picture Activity

The real enemy of any ESL Curriculum teacher is boredom. When your class becomes bored with your lessons, they stop learning. Once that happens, they lose enthusiasm and stop coming to class. To combat this, we devised a motto that we found very useful: keep them guessing! If the students were never quite sure what would happen in their class, they would come because of curiosity, and join in with enthusiasm. Continue reading

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Planning a Planet’s Future Government – for Advanced Students

As the world population increases we must consider ways to make our planet an adequate place for everyone. Continue reading

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Alphonse the Human Cannonball

Students learning to speak English with an ESL curriculum will enjoy this funny video. There is written text that follows the script.

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