Activities for Students
Activities for ESL Students Many grammar and vocabulary quizzes
Colorful Clothesline This lesson was created to introduce level 1 ESL students to clothing, colors, and color patterns. Students can test their knowledge of colors and clothing.
English Language Learning Library Online 1,000 lessons for learners that develop listening skills
ESL Techies Information regarding the use of technology with ESL learners
Flash Activities A variety of fun activities for developing language
Interesting Things for ESL Students Quizzes, word games, word puzzles, proverbs, slang expressions, anagrams, a random-sentence generator and other computer assisted language learning activities
Learn English Uses audio and translations in Spanish, French, Hebrew, and Russian
Learning English - Offers a wealth of materials, including interactive quizzes, games, audio based around news articles and even a mini interactive soap opera with animated characters. (BBC)
The Learning Languages Game
Learning Vocabulary Can Be Fun Many activities. Teachers should select topics appropriate to grade level.
MisCositas Lots of great resources for ESL and language teachers
Mingoville Interactive exercises and games
Picture Pairs Memory Game Matching game using everyday vocabulary words in English and Spanish
Spanish-English Cycle Race Resources for Teachers
Boggle's World Resource site for TEFL and ESL teachers who teach elementary and middle school English, ESL and EFL to kids.
Dave's ESL Cafe ESL resources for teachers and students
English as a Second Language Links to a variety of resources are provided, including multi-lingual dictionaries and Dolch sight words in Spanish.
English Language Proficiency Standards of Learning for Kindergarten through Grade 5
English Online Materials for teaching and learning. Includes links to creating online quizzes and activities.
ESL & Bilingual Teachers' Toolkit Offers information to guide teachers in providing effective instruction for English language learners
ESLHQ Register (free) to access printable games and tools for ESL instruction
ESL Lounge for Teachers Free ESL lesson plans and materials
ESL Magazine Magazine for teachers of American English and ESL/EFL professionals worldwide
ESL Standards for PreK-12 Students (TESOL) organized by grade-level clusters and include descriptors, progress indicators, vignettes and discussions
ESL Through Music Tools to foster the acquisition of English through music
Everything ESL Features lesson plans, teaching tips, downloads, discussion topics, and resource picks.
Internet TEISL Journal Monthly web journal (Articles, Research Papers, Lessons Plans, Classroom Handouts, Teaching Ideas & Links)
Links of Interest to Students and Teachers of English as a Second Language Maintained by the Internet TEISL Journal
MES English Free Printables for TeachersFree flashcards, printable worksheets and handouts to match, phonics worksheets, printable ESL games, printable certificates, stickers to print, and other activities
National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition & Language Instruction Education Programs NCLEA is funded by the U.S.Department of Education's Office of English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement & Academic Achievement for Limited English Proficient Students (OELA, formerly OBEMLA) to collect, analyze, and disseminate information relating to the effective education of linguistically and culturally diverse learners in the U.S.
Office of English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement & Academic Achievement for Limited English Proficient Students;OELA provides national leadership in promoting high quality education for the nation's population of English language learners.
Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab ESL listening quizzes and activities
Royalty-Free Clip Art Collection for Foreign/Second Language Instruction A collection of simple line-art drawings
Technology Integration Resources for Teachers Links to valuable resources for teachers
Tips on Communicating by Judie Haynes, everythingESL.net
Virginia Department of Education: English as a Second Language VDOE resources for Virginia educators, including student data and information on standards and English proficiency assessment.