ESL Classroom Activities for Teens and Adults: ESL games, fluency activities and grammar drills for EFL and ESL students.

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Now you can make teaching and learning English fun again.  Stop spending so much time preparing lessons !  Enjoy what you do best, being in the classroom.  Your free time is your own time, save your energy for the students. Now you can have a classroom full of attentive and excited students using ESL Classroom Games and Activities for Teens and Adults.
 
After years of teaching and ten years of writing, Shelley Ann Vernon has prepared a fun-filled book of classroom activities for ESL teachers.  Pump some energy into your classroom and get your students talking, even the shy ones.
 
ESL Classroom Activities for Teens and Adults is a great resource for schools.  Schedules are jam-packed but with this book teachers won't need to plan their next lesson during lunch.  It's also great for new teachers who are nervous or overwhelmed.
 
Each classroom is unique and this book is full of variants to cater for your group sizes and levels of English. Shelley has taught all levels of English.  She also draws on the experience of many other teachers who have contributed to the book.  This updated edition is a rich and varied selection of activities to make your classroom dynamic and fun.
Learn how to:

  • Make learning fun
  • Make your students feel more confident speaking English
  • Help students learn and remember new vocabulary and grammar easily
  • Have more motivated students
  • And even become a more popular teacher
  • This book will help you avoid some teaching pitfalls and help you become the effective, fun teacher you want to be.


    Getting Your FREE Bonus

    Inside this book is access to a 70-page printable appendix of ready-made templates for some more elaborate games. Print and go! That said most of the games don't need any printing or preparation, but for those that do, templates are provided with this bonus to save you time. Buy your copy of ESL Classroom Games and Activities for Teens and Adults by scrolling up and clicking Buy Now With 1-Click.



    Mastering ESL/EFL Methods: Differentiated Instruction for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CLD) Students (3rd Edition)

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    Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0133832228 .

     

    This guide gives current and future educators practical help for rediscovering the value, potential, richness, and adventure of a diverse classroom—while developing the capacity to professionally address the differential learning and transition needs of culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) students. Ideal for pre- and in-service teachers, district and building administrators, school specialists, and paraprofessionals, it presents the latest tools, procedures, strategies, and ideas for ensuring effective teaching and learning for students of any native language. Included are new ways to reach and maximize relationships with parents, caregivers, and extended family members by partnering with them in appropriate pedagogical practices. The new Third Edition of Mastering ESL/EF Methods includes illustrated concepts; global connections; tips for practice in the EFL classroom; a revised framework for the conceptual definitions of approach method, strategy, and technique; an expanded Glossary; interactive video links; a revised discussion of dual language programs; and an overview of program model effectiveness. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.

     

    Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText*
    The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is:

    • Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.
    • Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.*
    • Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone or with a loose-leaf version of the text for 40-65% less than a print bound book.

    * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.

    *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7” or 10” tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.



    The Ultimate Phrasal Verb Book: For ESL and EFL Students

    Learn English with movies with subtitles Updated to reflect questions found on the most recent ESL tests, this book presents 400 common phrasal verbs as they are used in everyday English. Phrasal verbs are verbs combined with prepositions or adverbs. Familiarity with phrasal verbs and understanding their use as nouns (breakup, showoff, etc.) or adjectives (spaced-out, broken-down, stressed-out, and many others) is essential to ESL students. Updated information includes:

    • The most commonly used phrasal verbs
    • Activities and examples that reflect our current technology and the world around us
    • An expanded introduction for the teacher with a thorough breakdown and explanation of phrasal verbs
    • A discussion of separable and inseparable phrasal verbs in Unit I, and more.
    This book’s hundreds of examples in context and hundreds of exercises will be extremely useful to ESL students who are preparing for TOEFL or who simply wish to improve their English.



    The Grammar Book: An ESL/EFL Teacher's Course, Second Edition

    Learn English with movies with subtitles In this highly acclaimed revision, grammatical descriptions and teaching suggestions are organized into sections dealing with Form, Meaning, and Use. The Grammar Book, 2/e helps teachers and future teachers grasp the linguistic system and details of English grammar, providing more information on how structures are used at the discourse level.



    1,000 Conversation Questions: Designed for Use in the ESL or EFL Classroom

    Learn English with movies with subtitles The best book available of topic based conversation questions for students learning English.

    The title says it all, this book has more than 1,000 questions divided into topics. It covers most topics found in ESL books, so it works great as a supplement to what you are already teaching. It's also perfect for warm-ups or filler activities.

    Perfect for intermediate and advanced ESL / EFL students and some questions will also work with high level beginners.

    NOTE: This is the first edition, it has the same content as the 2nd edition but has a different cover and is slightly smaller with slightly smaller text.

    Looking for grammar based conversation questions? You might enjoy my other book 500 Grammar Based Conversation Questions.



    Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking (ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series)

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    Using a framework based on principles of teaching and learning, this guide for teachers and teacher trainees provides a wealth of suggestions for helping learners at all levels of proficiency develop their listening and speaking skills and fluency. By following these suggestions, which are organized around four strands – meaning-focused input, meaning-focused output, language-focused learning, and fluency development – teachers will be able to design and present a balanced program for their students.

    Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking, and its companion text, Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing, are similar in format and the kinds of topics covered, but do not need to be used together. Drawing on research and theory in applied linguistics, their focus is strongly hands-on, featuring

    • easily applied principles,
    • a large number of useful teaching techniques, and
    • guidelines for testing and monitoring.

    All Certificate, Diploma, Masters and Doctoral courses for teachers of English as a second or foreign language include a teaching methods component. The texts are designed for and have been field tested in such programs.



    Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing (ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series)

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    Using a framework based on principles of teaching and learning, this guide for teachers and teacher trainees provides a wealth of suggestions for helping learners at all levels of proficiency develop their reading and writing skills and fluency. By following these suggestions, which are organized around four strands – meaning-focused input, meaning-focused output, language-focused learning, and fluency development – teachers will be able to design and present a balanced program for their students.

    Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing, and its companion text, Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking, are similar in format and the kinds of topics covered, but do not need to be used together. Drawing on research and theory in applied linguistics, their focus is strongly hands-on, featuring

    • easily applied principles,
    • a large number of useful teaching techniques, and
    • guidelines for testing and monitoring,

    All Certificate, Diploma, Masters and Doctoral courses for teachers of English as a second or foreign language include a teaching methods component. The texts are designed for and have been field tested in such programs.



    First Discussion Starters: Speaking Fluency Activities for Lower-Level ESL/EFL Students

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    First Discussion Starters includes conversation activities that teachers and students have loved in the best-selling Discussion Starters and More Discussion Starters, this time for lower-level ESL/EFL students.
    First Discussion Starters contains:
    *a variety of tasks and exercises based on real situations from all over the world
    serious discussion topics such as censorship, prison conditions, and cloning
    *topics that are lighter in nature such as lotteries, pets, and travel
    *activities that require students to work together in pairs or small groups to reach a conclusion about a topic
    *several kinds of oral fluency activities such as problem-solving tasks, court cases, "finish the story," "put the story together," and small group presentations
    *links to related websites for each unit



    Mastering ESL/EFL Methods: Differentiated Instruction for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CLD) Students with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (3rd Edition)

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    This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the bound book.

     

    This guide gives current and future educators practical help for rediscovering the value, potential, richness, and adventure of a diverse classroom–while developing the capacity to professionally address the differential learning and transition needs of culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) students. Ideal for pre- and in-service teachers, district and building administrators, school specialists, and paraprofessionals, it presents the latest tools, procedures, strategies, and ideas for ensuring effective teaching and learning for students of any native language. Included are new ways to reach and maximize relationships with parents, caregivers, and extended family members by partnering with them in appropriate pedagogical practices. The new Third Edition of Mastering ESL/EF Methods includes illustrated concepts; global connections; tips for practice in the EFL classroom; a revised framework for the conceptual definitions of approach method, strategy, and technique; an expanded Glossary; interactive video links; a revised discussion of dual language programs; and an overview of program model effectiveness. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.

     

    Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText*
    The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is:

    • Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.
    • Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.*
    • Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone or with a loose-leaf version of the text for 40-65% less than a print bound book.

    * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.

    *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7” or 10” tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.

     

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    ESL Classroom Games: 180 Educational Games and Activities for Teaching ESL/EFL Students (ESL Teaching Series) (Volume 1)

    Learn English with movies with subtitles It's time to make teaching and learning English both fun and engaging again. Be a successful and effective teacher with ESL Classroom Games that is jam-packed with 180 challenging English language games and activities.

    The book features a wide variety of reading, writing, speaking and listening games and activities which are suitable for teen and adult learners alike. With focus on warm-up, repetition and drilling, team-based, spelling and grammar, speaking and pronunciation, memory and concentration, turn-based and one-on-one games.

    It's broken down into games for beginner, intermediate and advanced students which are designed to improve students' motivation, confidence, enjoyment, language retention and get better results. And the best part is that whilst the students are happily focusing on playing; you can drill them with as much vocabulary and grammar as you like without them realising just how much they are learning.

    Do you want to increase the level of student involvement? Well now you can boost the energy of your classroom and get all of the students participating and speaking, even the more shy ones. Every teacher knows that students are prone to forget everything that you taught them in the previous lesson and how frustrating that can be. With this book you won't have to worry about your teachings going in one ear and out the other because it solves that issue by making learning, drilling and repetition fun.

    With assistance and feedback from a variety of experienced English teachers, Andrew William has put together an excellent collection of ESL games for the classroom that has already received a great deal of acclaim from schools around the world.

    A lifesaver?

    Additionally, this book will enable you as the teacher to ease the pressure of a busy schedule and eliminate planning those pesky lesson plans during your next lunch break by using this activity-filled resource. Save time planning, free up your own time and preserve your energy for the classroom. After all, this is where you do what you do best and where you will benefit the students most.

    Here is what you will get from this book:

    • Easier, quicker lesson planning
    • 180 fun language games and activities for learning English
    • Assistance with enhancing students' confidence and motivation
    • Games for reading, writing, speaking and listening
    • Make learning fun
    • Ready-to-use classroom management strategies and activities
    • Increase your popularity and relationship with your students
    • And much, much more!

    Read on your PC, MAC, smart phone, tablet, Kindle device or buy it on paperback.