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									                   Web Sites for ESL Teachers



Lists of Great Web Sites for ESL Teachers

http://iteslj.org/links/
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/esl/eslstudent.html
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/ESL_Web_Sites/
http://towerofenglish.com/eslsites.html
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/esl.htm
http://eslus.com/esl/resource.htm
http://www.eslpartyland.com/linkspages/lessonlinks.htm
http://www.arlington.k12.va.us/instruct/ctae/adult_ed/REEP/volunteerwebpages/esllinks.
htm
http://www.alri.org/litlist/esolwebsites.html
http://members.aol.com/eslkathy/esl.htm#list
http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/lss/lang/esl.html
http://www.csun.edu/~hcedu013/eslplans.html
http://library.mtroyal.ca/subguides/esl.htm
http://www.ohiou.edu/esl/english/listening.html#Activities
http://www.ohiou.edu/esl/english/index.html
http://www.caslt.org/research/esllinks.htm
http://www.webenglishteacher.com/sitemap.html


Most comprehensive Web sites that include listening, reading, writing,
speaking, grammar and vocabulary exercises and activities, as well as
games, quizzes and a lot more.

http://www.johnsesl.com/
http://www.eslcafe.com/ (The Idea Cookbook section is a real gold mine!)
http://www.rong-chang.com/
http://towerofenglish.com/eslsites.html
http://eleaston.com/
http://iteslj.org/
http://home.gwu.edu/%7Emeloni/eslstudyhall.html
http://esl.about.com/cs/listening/ (Go explore the beginning, intermediate, and advanced
English sections. They are well worth a visit.)
Listening Exercises and Activities
http://www.esl-lab.com/ (Well divided into three sections: easy, medium, difficult)
http://www.cbc.ca/ottawa/esl/lessons.html (10 amazing lessons on Canada’s history,
cultures, and a lot more, all divided by level.)
http://www.1-language.com/esllistening/
http://www.manythings.org/voa/rss/
http://pds.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/welcome.htm (The solar system)
http://www.cdlponline.org/ (Here you can find lots of stories on a wide range of topics.
Some come with a video.)
http://www.literacynet.org/cnnsf/archives.html (Very interesting stories with videos and
activities)
http://www.elllo.org/
http://town.hall.org/radio/NASA/
http://www.rong-chang.com/qa2/ (Stories with exercises)
http://www.englishlistening.com/ (Many fascinating stories with transcripts and
questions)

The audio files on the following Web sites require the use of RealPlayer (free)

http://www.johnsesl.com/templates/quizzes/LQ.php
http://wiredforbooks.org/ (Lots of interviews)
http://iola.cityu.edu.hk/
http://www.brainpop.com/
http://www.stonesoup.com/main2/listen.html
http://fhradio.org/archives.html (Health matters)
http://www.uaf.edu/seagrant/NewsMedia/MoreASJ.html (Interesting stories about
science, culture, and the environment of the far north)
http://www.favoritepoem.org/thevideos/index.html (Poets and their works with videos)
http://www.radiodiaries.org/radiodiaries.html
http://www.eslpod.com/
http://ewradio.org/program_calendar.aspx?Year=2005 (Science, environment, global
climate change, etc.)
http://pulseplanet.nationalgeographic.com/ax/archives_index.html


Listening: News
http://www.englishclub.com/listening/news.htm

The audio files on the following Web sites require the use of RealPlayer (free)

http://www.cbc.ca/
http://www.voanews.com/english/webcasts.cfm
http://www.cbsnews.com/sections/home/main100.shtml
http://www.npr.org/templates/topics/topic.php?topicId=1001
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/newshour_index.html
http://www.voanews.com/specialenglish/2005-12-18-voa2.cfm
http://www.wrn.org/listeners/stations/index.php?CurrentLetter=1/


Lists of Web Sites for Listening Activities and Exercises
http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/listening.html
http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Listening/Downloadable_MP3_Files/index.html
http://a4esl.org/p/
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/Listening/index.htm
http://www.ohiou.edu/esl/english/listening.html#Activities
http://archive.museophile.sbu.ac.uk/audio/
http://www.caslt.org/research/esllinks2_2.htm


Reading Activities and Exercises

http://www.manythings.org/
http://www.cdlponline.org/
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/ (Many difficulty levels)
http://www.literacynet.org/cnnsf/archives.html (Texts with exercises)
http://depts.gallaudet.edu/englishworks/exercises/main/reading.html (Texts with
exercises)
http://academics.smcvt.edu/lwilliams/VT_Readings/student_page.htm
http://www.englishdaily626.com/stories.php
http://www.eastoftheweb.com/short-stories/teacher.html


Reading Material

http://www.1-language.com/library/index.htm
http://www.englishpage.com/readingroom/readingroomintro.html (Newspapers,
magazines, books and literature, etc.)
http://www.sldirectory.com/studf/bio.html#top (Biographies)
http://www.biography.com/
http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/ (World newspapers)


Lists of Web Sites for Reading Activities and Exercises

http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/reading.html
http://www.caslt.org/research/esllinks2.htm
Writing Activities

http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~leslieob/pizzaz.html (Creative writing activities)
http://towerofenglish.com/mediaPostcardscardrack.html (Postcards)
http://www.eslcity.com/english/?doc=bbs/gnuboard.php&bo_table=topics&sselect=ca_id
&stext=1 (Lots of international topics with texts and questions)
http://www.eslcity.com/english/?doc=bbs/gnuboard.php&bo_table=write (Wide range of
writing activities)
http://www.1-language.com/eslwriting/index.htm (Motivating and thought-provoking
ESL writing worksheets)


List of Great Web Sites for Writing Activities and Exercises

http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/writing.html


Speaking Activities

http://iteslj.org/questions/ (Conversation questions)
http://www.eslpartyland.com/teachers/nov/conv.htm#Reading (Conversation questions)
http://iteslj.org/Lessons/Brown-TalkingCards.html (Speaking activities with playing
cards)
http://eleaston.com/speaking.html
http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/Square/3621/Fluency.htm (Playing cards)
http://waze.net/oea/#Health (Oral communication activities with lesson plans)
http://iteslj.org/games/
http://iteslj.org/Lessons/
http://bogglesworld.com/question_prompts.htm (Great conversation prompts with an
emphasis on vocabulary)
http://bogglesworld.com/conversations.htm (Short conversation activities for beginners)


Debates

http://www.eslflow.com/debateanddiscussionlessons.html (Everything you need for your
debates in the classroom)
http://7-12educators.about.com/library/howto/htdebate.htm (Information on how to hold
an effective class debate)
http://www.webenglishteacher.com/debate.html (A wide variety of debate topics)


Roleplays
http://www.eslflow.com/roleplaysdramatheatregames.html (Lots of ideas for roleplays)
Vocabulary

http://www.esl-lab.com/ (Look for the 20-Minute ESL Vocabulary Lessons section.)
http://www.manythings.org/ (Games, puzzles, quizzes, etc.)
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/Vocabulary/index.htm
http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/index.htm
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/ (Vocabulary exercises divided by difficulty level)
http://www.englishclub.com/esl-quizzes/vocabulary-quizzes.htm (Quizzes)
http://www.englishpage.com/vocabulary/vocabulary.html
http://www.eslflow.com/vocabularylessonplans.html (Vocabulary teaching ideas)
http://www.eslflow.com/personalitycharacterlessonplans.html
http://dictionary-thesaurus.com/Wordlists.html
http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/words_list/vokabeln.htm


Word Lists

http://www.manythings.org/voa/words.htm
http://english-zone.com/index.php?ID=68 (Some sections or free to use.)
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Teach/English-adjectives-1.html
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Teach/English-antonyms-1.html
http://www.johnsesl.com/templates/vocab/
http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabpage.htm (Buildings, clothes, food, etc.)


Lists of Web Sites for Vocabulary Exercises and Activities

http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/vocabulary.html
http://www.caslt.org/research/esllinks1_5.htm


Grammar
http://perso.wanadoo.es/autoenglish/freeexercises.htm
http://www.manythings.org/
http://www.er.uqam.ca/nobel/m120774/ (Most common verb tenses in English)
http://ww2.college-em.qc.ca/prof/epritchard/trouindx.htm (Quizzes on a multitude of
grammar notions)
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/
http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/index.htm
http://www.englishlearner.com/tests/test.html (Well divided by difficulty level)
http://www.englishpage.com/ (Excellent site with handouts and answers)
Lists of Web Sites for Grammar Exercises

http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/grammar.html
http://www.caslt.org/research/esllinks1_4.htm


Phrasal Verbs

http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/phrasal-verbs-list.htm (Phrasal verbs with
meanings and examples)
http://www.eslcafe.com/ (Look in the Stuff for Students section.)
http://www.englishpage.com/prepositions/prepositions.html (Lots of good exercises)
http://www.onestopenglish.com/english_grammar/phrasal_verbs.htm


Idioms

http://www.eslcafe.com/
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/Vocabulary/Idioms/
http://www.idiomconnection.com/ (A great collection of idioms with quizzes,
 all divided into different categories.)
http://www.tesol.net/links/Activities%20and%20Exercises%20for%20ESL%20Students
%20(Idioms%2CSlang).html
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Teach/English-idioms-01.html


Proverbs

http://www.manythings.org/ (Look in the Quizzes section. You will find lots of different
exercises.)
http://www.englishclub.com/reading/proverbs-meaning.htm
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Teach/English-proverbs-1.html
http://www.englishdaily626.com/proverbs.php


Games

http://www.englishclub.com/esl-games/index.htm (Hangman, crosswords, jumbled
words, matching games, etc.)
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/Games_and_Quizzes/Games/ (Printable board
games, word puzzles, memory cards, quizzes, wordsearches, etc.)
http://www.englishpage.com/games/games.html
http://www.manythings.org/ (All sorts of word games)
http://www.tesol.net/links/Activities%20and%20Exercises%20for%20ESL%20Students
%20(Games%20and%20Puzzles).html (Brain teasers, fun facts, vocabulary games with
pictures, jigwords, etc.)
http://iteslj.org/games/
http://www.onestopenglish.com/Games/


Games: Reproducible Activity Sheets
http://www.getrealenglish.com/Free/download_copy.htm (Worksheets and teacher’s
notes taken from the Get Real series.)
http://bogglesworld.com/ (Bingo games, lots of worksheets, board games, etc.)


List of Web Sites for Games of All Sorts

http://www.lclark.edu/~krauss/toppicks/fun.html


Quizzes

http://www.englishclub.com/esl-quizzes/index.htm (Grammar, vocabulary, knowledge)
http://www.manythings.org/
http://www.tesol.net/links/Activities%20and%20Exercises%20for%20ESL%20Students
%20(Tests%20and%20Quizzes).html


American Slang

http://www.englishdaily626.com/slang.php (Definitions and examples)
http://www.manythings.org/ (Look in the Quizzes section.)
http://www.eslcafe.com/ (Look in the Stuff for Students section.)
http://www.schandlbooks.com/AmericanSlang.html (A great collection of American
slang all divided into categories: slang nouns, adjectives, verbs, greetings, etc.)
http://www.manythings.org/slang/slang2.html


Jokes

http://www.manythings.org/ (Look in the Podcast (MP3 Files) section. You can listen to
these jokes or simply read them.)
http://www.englishclub.com/webguide/Speaking/Jokes/ (Jokes divided into 3 different
levels: elementary, intermediate, advanced.)
http://iteslj.org/c/jokes.html
Songs

http://www.efl.net/caol.htm (Songs with lyrics)
http://www.manythings.org/ (Look in the Podcast (MP3 Files) section.)
http://eslus.com/esl/resource.htm#music (Songs with lyrics)


Pictures, Picture Dictionaries and Flashcards

http://www.1-language.com/eslflashcards/index.htm (Animals, actions, Halloween, etc.)
http://www.johnsesl.com/templates/vocab/picture_vocab/index.html (Medical, vehicles,
buildings and places, verbs, adjectives, etc.)
http://www.eslgold.com/site.jsp?resource=pag_stu_vocabulary_words_phra
http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabpage.htm (Human body, jobs and work, clothes, etc.)
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html
http://www.pdictionary.com/
http://www.esljunction.com/esl-efl-flashcards/esl-tefl-efl-flashcards.html (Lots of
flashcards and ideas of activities and games you can do with them.)


Articles on Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing Skills and
Strategies
http://www.onestopenglish.com/tefl_skills/listening.htm
http://iteslj.org/Articles/ (Speaking, grammar, internet, listening, etc.)
http://english.glendale.cc.ca.us/speed1.html (Reading better and faster)
http://depts.gallaudet.edu/englishworks/reading/main/strategies.htm (Reading strategies)
http://www.johnsesl.com/templates/reading/strategies.php
http://esl.about.com/cs/teachingtechnique/a/a_twrite.htm (Teaching writing skills)



Teaching Techniques

http://iteslj.org/Techniques/ (Teaching culture, classroom management, motivating your
students, etc.)



Lesson Plans

http://www.englishclub.com/esl-lesson-plans/index.htm (Ready-to-go lesson plans
around a common topic, lesson plans for activities and games all divided by level, etc.)
http://www.rong-chang.com/ (Look in the Lesson Plans section. You will find tons of
lesson plans for your ESL classroom.)
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/01/g912/africaaidsI.html
http://iteslj.org/Lessons/
http://www.tefl.net/esl-lesson-plans/esl-worksheets-tbw.htm


Holidays, Celebrations and Special Events

http://www.ucalgary.ca/%7Edkbrown/christmas.html (Christmas stories, Christmas Web
pages)
http://www.teach-nology.com/worksheets/holidays/ (Lots of worksheets for Christmas,
Easter, Halloween, St-Patrick’s Day, Valentine’s Day, etc.)
http://www.johnsesl.com/printables/holidays/


Organizers and Semantic Maps
http://t4.jordan.k12.ut.us/teacher_resources/inspiration_templates/index.html


Adult Education

http://humanities.byu.edu/elc/Teacher/TeacherGuideMain.html
http://www.cdlponline.org/
http://bogglesworld.com/adultesl1.htm (Lots of free material for adult ESL classes.)
http://www.cal.org/caela/
http://speaq.qc.ca/showthread.cfm?thread=70 (Web sites for adult education (ESL))


Language Exchange Programs

http://www.sevec.ca/SPEAQ/overview.html


TESL in Québec and Canada

http://www.mels.gouv.qc.ca/ (Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport)
http://speaq.qc.ca/ (SPEAQ)
http://station05.qc.ca/partenaires/rreals/accueil.html (R.R.E.A.L.S.)
http://www.caslt.org/index.htm (The Canadian Association of Second Language
Teachers)

								
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