Tag Archives: ESL

Homework: ESL digital resources

These are only some of the useful websites I use with my students:   http://www.englishexercises.org/ http://www.englishpage.com/ http://dictionary.cambridge.org/ http://www.ldoceonline.com/ http://penguinreaders.com/pr/students/dossiers.html https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources http://esl-kids.com/ http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/learning-english/ http://www.eslkidsworld.com/index.html https://www.teach-this.com/ https://esllibrary.com/welcome http://www.englishforeveryone.org/ http://usefulenglish.ru/ http://www.esltower.com http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en http://www.eslgamesworld.com http://www.eslkidstuff.com http://www.anglomaniacy.pl http://www.teach-this.com http://www.agendaweb.org http://www.learn-english-today.com/lessons/exercise-list.html http://www.manythings.org http://www.wordclouds.com/ http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/index.htm http://stripgenerator.com/ Advertisements

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Deciding when to teach vocabulary with text

Before or after listening and reading activities? This is one of the key-questions: I use vocabulary flashcards all the time but when it should be related to a text this is a debate that depends on the teacher.   Before: … Continue reading

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More EFL websites

http://www.esltower.com http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en http://www.englishpage.com http://www.englishexercises.org http://www.eslgamesworld.com http://www.eslkidstuff.com http://www.anglomaniacy.pl http://www.teach-this.com http://www.agendaweb.org http://www.learn-english-today.com/lessons/exercise-list.html http://www.manythings.org      

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X-mas stories… Part 1

Do you like X-mas stories? Which is your favourite one? I remember a special book I read some years ago: Skipping Christmas, by John Grisham!! It was my therapy against the highly commercial focus on X-mas that some years ago almost … Continue reading

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X-mas is coming…

There are only 2 weeks left and the winter holidays will finally mark the end of the first term. It has been a busy one, for sure: new text books, new school subjects, new classmates and teachers, a new start … Continue reading

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The History of English in Ten Minutes… ONLY

The Open University offers great study opportunities and free online courses and the one I am going to recommend you today is the funniest and shortest ever! It is about  The History of English and it only lasts Ten Minutes! … Continue reading

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Teaching Literature

Today is a day of reflection on Literature and I would like to invite you all to think about how you could teach Literature to your students. It will depend on your classes, students’ ages and levels and of course … Continue reading

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