ESL Video Lessons and Teaching Material

Creative Resources for Teaching English

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Lessons & Teaching Material

Speaking Activity similar to 21 Questions. Students practice asking Yes / No questions using be, do, and can.

low beginning ~ low intermediate

Multi-skill lessons based on heartwarming viral videos.

low beginning ~ low intermediate

Printable handouts for small group conversation.

beginning ~ low intermediate

Multi-skills lesson to practice yes/no questions with do and be.

beginning ~ low intermediate

Practicing clarification questions with personal information questions.

beginning ~ low intermediate

Kick off small group conversations in Zoom breakout rooms.

intermediate ~ high intermediate

"Idiom of the Day" and questions from interviews coupled with a listening quiz.

intermediate ~ high intermediate

15 lessons and independent study pages based on short videos edited from season 1.

intermediate ~ high intermediate

Students learn about the park and the animals in the park.

intermediate ~ high intermediate

Students work together to build a "spaceship" to protect an egg from a 20' fall.

low intermediate ~ high intermediate

Students discuss which items are most important to take with them as they escape to a lifeboat.

low intermediate ~ high intermediate

A bluffing game based on the Box of Lies game played on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

low intermediate ~ high intermediate