It’s almost here! Our students’ favorite holiday! Halloween! Ok, not everyone loves Halloween, but it’s a perfect opportunity to have… Read More »Halloween Worksheet: Video ESL Vocabulary and Speaking Activity
Save time preparing your ESL conversation lessons, try these funny conversation starters. Need a warm up activity? Looking for something… Read More »Funny Conversation Starters: 60 Questions
Here is an extensive list of my favorite English games to play with my students. Board games Cards Against Humanity:… Read More »Best English Games to Play in Your ESL Classroom
Passive Voice Form: a form of the verb ‘to be'(used to change the tense) + past participle Tense Active Passive… Read More »Conversation Questions Passive: ESL Speaking Activity
If you don’t live in a cave you know what’s happening in Afghanistan right now. If you don’t know, you… Read More »Taliban Take over Afghanistan: Dare to Educate Afghan Women(UPDATED)
These conversations topics and questions will help any learner practice and master speaking English. Age or level of English doesn’t… Read More »English Speaking Practice: 20 Conversation Topics
1) Learn your students’ names New class, new faces, new names – a mess. This activity has saved me multiple… Read More »15 Back to School Activities: Icebreakers, Warm-ups, and Energizers(UPDATED)
I don’t know about your corner of the world, but here in Central Europe summer has arrived with full force.… Read More »20 Fun Discussion Questions for (Not Only) the ESL Classroom
This activity for adults and teenagers contains five ESL conversation topics and fifty conversation questions. It starts with everyone’s most… Read More »Popular ESL Conversation Topics for English Practice
These interesting and deep conversation starters are not only intended for ESL students but also for everyone who would like… Read More »Conversation Starters: 30 Interesting Conversation Questions Not Only For ESL Students
We use gerunds (verb + ing): After certain verbs – I enjoy drawing After prepositions – I drank a beer after running. As the… Read More »Conversation Questions Gerunds and Infinitives: ESL Speaking Activity
Here is another set of conversation questions, this some for more advanced students as the questions are hypothetical, so it… Read More »30 Hypothetical Conversation Questions for ESL Students
This speaking activity contains 50 ESL conversation questions for teenagers and adult learners. (16+, B1+). It is best for small… Read More »50 ESL Conversation Questions for Teenagers and Adults
Is your teaching style or personality similar to one of the famous teachers? Let’s find out! Which famous teacher are… Read More »Quiz: Which Teacher Are You? Do You Teach Like Einstein or Montessori?
What is a role-play scenario? Role-play is any speaking activity when you either put yourself into somebody else’s shoes, or… Read More »Role-play Scenarios for ESL: Discussing Different Topics and Situations, Even Vaccination!
I sometimes watch, or more accurately, watched (because Covid) Netflix with friends. We always use English subtitles, as my friends… Read More »Phrasal Verbs Activity and Exercises, Conversation Questions and PDF Worksheet
ESL presentation topics for intermediate and upper intermediate students. Great as a warm-up or a speaking lesson. You can use… Read More »ESL Presentation Topics: 12 Mini Presentations
In this food and travel ESL lesson students will discuss their travel experience and plans. They will watch a ten-minute… Read More »Food and Travel ESL Lesson: Interactive Online Lesson
This ESL exam speaking task based on picture description and questions will help students prepare for a number of international… Read More »ESL Exam Speaking Picture Description and Questions
Learn vocabulary by explaining the definitions. Careful, you can’t use some words, they are forbidden!
Christmas Forbidden Words Card Game.
It’s the time of the year again! I’m slowly getting into Christmas mood, and nothing says Christmas more than music.… Read More »10 No-Prep and Low-Prep Fun ESL Ideas for Christmas Activities
Who doesn’t like Christmas?
This is my twist on a traditional advent calendar.
You will need a Christmas stocking, 24 slips of paper and your creativity!Read More »Class Activity Advent Calendar for ESL Students: 24 Ideas To Make Your Lesson Even More Fun!
Here are a couple of ideas for online teaching ESL activities and games that can be assigned to students so… Read More »Engaging Online Teaching: ESL Activities and Games
Present perfect vs. simple past Present Perfect Simple Past Simple Unfinished actions that started in the past and continue to… Read More »Conversation Questions: Present Perfect and Past Simple
How can you be a better teacher? When I say better teacher I don’t mean the horrible CPD workshops every… Read More »10 Rules To Help You Become a Better Teacher
Can science fiction predict the future? Let’s find out it this ESL video lesson. What do you think of when… Read More »Online ESL Video Lesson : Can Sci-fi Predict the Future?
There are certain types of annoying coworkers that can be found almost everywhere. You might be one of them. Do… Read More »Business English Role-play Activity: Annoying Coworkers
Can we teach communicative competence without critical thinking? Is the topic of vaccination or chemtrails too controversial? Try this ESL role-play on science and let me know what you think.
Sometimes I don’t have time or energy to print extra resources or activities. Some days, like today, the printer in… Read More »No Time? 10 No-prep ESL Activities, Warm-ups and Energizers
Conversation Questions Conditionals: First, Second, Third Conditional First Conditional If you don’t go to work tomorrow, what will happen? What… Read More »Conversation Questions Conditionals: ESL Speaking Activity