TED Talk Lessons: How To Grow New Brain Cells.

This lesson is based on a TED talk by Sandrine Thuret. In her talk she asks two questions: How can we help our healthy brains create new nerve cells throughout our lives, through diet and behaviour changes? How can we study the effects of diseases such as depression and Alzheimer's on our brains' ability to … Continue reading TED Talk Lessons: How To Grow New Brain Cells.

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ESL Speaking Activity: Conversation Cards

One-Minute Talk is an engaging speaking activity that is great as a warm-up, filler, conversation starter and speaking practice.

ESL Vocabulary Activity Based on Taboo: Food

Food, glorious food. Guacamole. Caramel pecan pie. Pancakes with maple syrup. This vocabulary activity is mouthwatering.

ESL Picture Storytelling Activity

Speaking Activity: Picture Stories   Level: Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate Time:  5-15min. Skills: speaking Topic: travel, environment, stories, relationships, art Download: ESL Picture Storytelling This activity is suitable for various levels, because students create their own stories using the vocabulary and grammar they feel comfortable using. At the same time they can show how well they can use a … Continue reading ESL Picture Storytelling Activity

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Our three new resources are now available at our shop. 120 Conversation Starters One-Minute Talk Speaking Activities Word Building Card Game   You can buy the resources separately for €4.99 for a resource or you can save 20% and buy the resources as a bundle for only €11.99. Sounds good? It gets even better. We … Continue reading The Shop Is Online And The Deals Are Great: 50% OFF Our ESL/EFL Resources Bundle.

ESL Communication Activity: Science Role Plays

Communication Activity: Science Role Plays. Download this free PDF worksheet with three role plays discussing controversial opinions on vaccination, cancer treatment and so-called chemtrails.

Christmas Forbidden Words: Vocabulary Card Game

Learn vocabulary by explaining the definitions. Careful, you can't use some words, they are forbidden! Christmas Forbidden Words Card Game.

ESL Pair Work Activity: Teenager Issues

This activity deals with the everyday problems and issues of young people. Warm-up (10-15m) Put the students in pairs and let them brainstorm the problems and conflicts young people might have. When they are finished, put them into groups of four and let them discuss the problems in more detail. What causes these problems? What advice would … Continue reading ESL Pair Work Activity: Teenager Issues