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Wrinkles ESL Lesson
Practice English vocabulary and dialogue. An ELD class completes a true/false worksheet about aging and wrinkles, then read an article entitled "Wrinkles Give Clues to Bone Condition" using context clues to determine vocabulary definitions.
4th - 8th English Language Development 16 Views 258 Downloads
Encourage verbal skills in social settings. Kids of all ages practice common greetings with a partner and welcome a guest speaker. They write a thank you note to the speaker after observing their presentation. This lesson is intended for English language learners.
2nd - 8th Language Arts 17 Views 189 Downloads
An adult ESL class brainstorm what they believe to be the major problems in Namibia. In groups, they use the list of problems and put them into the order of the most critical and the reasons why. They research possible solutions and evaluate everyone's performance in the group to end the instructional activity.
Higher Ed English Language Development 3 Views 14 Downloads
Breaking News: English Athlete's Hairstyles
Practice vocabulary and speaking skills in this ESL reading comprehension lesson plan. Middle and high schoolers participate in a number of before, during, and after reading activities based on an article entitled "Footballer Sent Off for Dangerous Haircut.
4th - 12th Language Arts 23 Views 280 Downloads
Time Words/Tenses Review
This activity is composed of 42 sentences containing mistakes with the verb tense or time word. Emerging grammarians are asked to correct the mistake in each sentence. This worksheet will give your English language learners a significant amount of practice with time words and verb tense.
4th - 6th Language Arts 14 Views 71 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Creating found poetry from picture books
Poetry is everywhere even when it is found in the words of picture books designed for young children. Your young poets continue their development in using and identifying literary devices, and the basic elements of story as they read and explore the words in storytelling.
7th Language Arts 31 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Colors: Beginning ESL Lesson
Explore the vivid world of colors with this straightforward ESL presentation. Each slide presents a color word in its color (the word "red" is colored red) and a picture to accompany the word. The presentation would be a good review tool for colors in English, or a good introduction to a lesson.
5th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
A simple plan where English Language Learners practice asking and responding to conditional statements. First, the teacher gives a short introduction explaining the pattern behind forming conditional statements in English. After this direct instruction, pupils complete several practice activities in which they read, write, say and listen to conditional phrases.
7th - 12th English Language Development 3 Views 14 Downloads
ESL: Auxiliary Verb Corrections
English language learners will build English fluency with this resource. If you click on "Available in PDF," you'll be provided with two exercises for your young learners to complete. They correct the auxiliary verb errors in 20 sentences.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
ESL: Commonly Confused Words-Quiz 11
This quiz includes words that are very similar and supposedly very commonly confused. The learner reads 20 sentences and decides which of two choices best fits the sentence provided. Keep this as a resource to use with English language learners.
4th - 6th English Language Development 3 Views 18 Downloads
ESL: Commonly Confused Words-Quiz 19
Designed for your advanced English language learners, this commonly confused words quiz contains 20 multiple choice options. The user reads the sentence and decides which option best fits in the space provided.
4th - 8th English Language Development 3 Views 32 Downloads
ESL: Auxiliary Verb Corrections
English language learners focus on auxiliary verbs in present, past simple, and future sentences. There are 10 sentences provided, but don't cut and paste the questions! Simply click on the link to the right that says "Available in PDF" to obtain a properly formatted worksheet.
4th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Understanding Reduced Forms of Words
Whattyaya say? A unique and practical ESL lesson, this idea could really benefit your pupils in the real world! It outlines a lesson about reduced forms of language and contractions. In other words, this resource is designed to help ELLs understand the kind of fast and informal language that native speakers commonly use in everyday speech.
7th - 12th English Language Development 3 Views 20 Downloads
European Day of Languages
Young adult or adult English learners complete activities that test reading comprehension, vocabulary and grammar skills, listening and speaking, as well as writing skills. After reading a document on the European Day of Languages, they complete 11 activities, some in small groups.
11th - Higher Ed Language Arts 18 Views 64 Downloads
ESL Vocabulary Trace and Read: Shapes and Colors
Intended for young English language learners, these worksheets offer scaffolding for youngsters to practice writing the names of colors and shapes. The first provides the most help, and the third provides almost no help at all. Scaffolding helps learners succeed.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 46 Downloads
ESL Vocabulary & Writing: Shapes and Colors
English language learners review names of colors and shapes, creating a sentence for each color or shape provided. Each vocabulary word includes two lines of handwriting paper to guide young learners' letter formation.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 35 Downloads