222 FREE ESL teaching tips, activities

  • Role play - Business meeting - Free ESL teaching tips
    Role play - Business meeting
    By luke13
    Role play – Introductions and discussions at a business meeting Situation - You work at a company called “Frio Express” in Mexico. Your c...
    14,147 views
  • Games to practise speaking - Free ESL teaching tips
    Games to practise speaking
    By JuliaPal
    1. One person thinks of an object (person, place, thing). Everyone takes turns asking "yes/no" questions. You can't ask "wh" questions. ...
    11,593 views
  • 100 most common words in English - Quiz - Free ESL teaching tips
    100 most common words in English - Quiz
    By Kisdobos
    Can your students guess the 100 most common words in the English language? This quiz got me totally engaged when I did some time ago. Yo...
    9,562 views
  • Dealing with noisy students - Free ESL teaching tips
    Dealing with noisy students
    By PhilipR
    SITUATION: When classes get too noisy or students are talking too loudly among themselves, many teachers raise their voice in order to de...
    9,008 views
  • No lesson ready? Do this - Free ESL teaching tips
    No lesson ready? Do this
    By MrsFrobisher
    So, there you are, in front of the class and your lesson is in your bag, which you left on the bus. Try this.LESSON ON TREES.1) Draw a tr...
    8,376 views
  • Time bomb game - Free ESL teaching tips
    Time bomb game
    By Kisdobos
    I use this party game called Tick Tack Bumm to practise class words. (I'm sure it's an internationally distributed game). The game comes ...
    7,374 views
  • Teaching the verb "to be" - Free ESL teaching tips
    Teaching the verb "to be"
    By milkanne
    The verb to be is difficult at the beginning. So I started a fun way of reminding students of the correct form. Each time a student makes...
    7,305 views
  • Classroom GAMES with very young learners - Free ESL teaching tips
    Classroom GAMES with very young learners
    By laprins
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    6,513 views
  • Speak your mind- your city - Free ESL teaching tips
    Speak your mind- your city
    By IzaMarie
    The teacher could promote a debate about what is good and bad about the city the students live in. It could get started with some fact or...
    6,259 views
  • Grammar Casino - Free ESL teaching tips
    Grammar Casino
    By Kisdobos
    I played this with my ninth graders when we were practising the present simple vs progressive tenses. You can use any online quiz for th...
    6,071 views
  • Can you make a sentence?  - Free ESL teaching tips
    Can you make a sentence?
    By IzaMarie
    This activity can be practiced with begginers or elementary sts.Good to practice grammar, writing and vocabulary. It may be used as an ex...
    5,963 views
  • Divide class into groups by using (cotton) thread - Free ESL teaching tips
    Divide class into groups by using (cotton) thread
    By ksfredriksen
    This way of dividing a group of of students into smaller groups is popular among my students.1. If you have 12 students, make 12 pieces o...
    4,796 views
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