teachers’ blog feeds

Tips, plans, activities, info and worksheet/handouts posted from blog feeds oriented towards ESL teachers, including resources for teaching in any classroom.  Note: some feeds have discontinued, I am searching new sources to update.


Getting English learners to speak up in classes can be really tough. Learners can however be made to participate actively if the learning is fun. This is particularly true of young men and women in their teens taking ESL lessons, … Continue reading → [...]
Fri, Oct 14, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Nothing breaks up a long class like listening to a song or two. But don't just hand out lyrics and play the song. A little preparation will help you get the most out of a music lesson. First, it's a … Continue reading → [...]
Sat, Oct 08, 2016, Continue reading at the source
“Good morning!” I say, just loud enough to turn heads, silencing all other conversations. “Good morning,” answers the class. There are eleven students, from teenagers to 50-year-old retirees. I look to my right and ask Carlos, “How was your weekend?” … Continue reading → [...]
Fri, Sep 09, 2016, Continue reading at the source
It is my opinion that many people seem to respect the idea of teaching overseas. Certainly where I am from there are numerous people who have been here in Korea or Japan, not to mention so many who have a … Continue reading → [...]
Fri, Jun 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Title: Phrasal Verbs - Roll
Topic: Phrasal Verbs
Level: Intermediate
Information: Choose the correct answer.
Handout Link: https://www.usingenglish.com/handouts/586.html
Online Quiz Link: https://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/586.html

Tue, Dec 08, 2015, Continue reading at the source