25 for and against essay topics that can be also used for class debates. For and against essay topics: layout.… Read More »25 For and Against Essay Topics and Ideas that Double as Conversation Topics
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
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
This is a great ESL group speaking activity (16+/adults, intermediate/upper intermediate). It covers various topics: education, jobs, communication. It teaches… Read More »ESL Group Speaking Activity: Language Centre Simulation
I do a lot of speaking activities with my older students. We do a lot of simulations, discussions, role plays,… Read More »ESL/EFL Speaking Activity: Role Play Debate
This ESL simulation activity is for a group of four students, B1-B2 level, 15+ age.
I find it’s best to use this activity after teaching crime vocabulary, and after teaching some basic concepts of peer pressure, argumentation, and manipulation. What I like about this activity is that the character cards don’t tell the students what decisions they should make, it’s purely their choice.
I got the idea for this ESL picture speaking activity after we came across a well-known photograph in our textbook,… Read More »Picture Based Speaking Activity For ESL/EFL Classes