Resources for Lesson Planning

Clip-Art for Foreign Language Instruction


Images for educational purposes arranged by topic and available to download or copy for instructional use.


Cloze exercises

Design on-screen cloze exercises.

Ed Kearn’s Language Learning Links

Reading, Listening, Speaking exewrcises



Links for ESL teachers – professional organizations, instructional materials, theoretical articles


E.L. Easton Materials for Teaching English

Links to instructional resources: song lyrics, maps, calendars and clocks, newspapers, and country profiles.


ESL Bilingual, and Foreign Language Teachers-Lesson Plans and Resources

Links for teachers.  Lesson plans, materials


ESL Startup Kit

Theoretical and practical info for ESL – includes list of helpful questions for designing a program


Everything ESL

Lesson plans, teaching tips, downloadable classroom activities, discussion topics. Content-based, beginning to intermediate


Family Literacy ESL Curriculum Guide

Outcomes-based lesson plans for family literacy.


Learning Projects Homepage

Collection of field tested learning activities/projects


Literacy Net

Materials / resources for teaching English to adults.



ESL Special Collection – Smorgasboard for ESL teachers.  Lesson ideas, research, articles



Articles/materials/resources for ESL teachers.


Pronunciation Skills and Activities

Activities and links.



Create word searches, crossword puzzles, math puzzles, and mazes.


Software resources

Info on selecting software, ESL software publishers, and software reviews.


Spring Institute ELT Website

Information, materials, and technical assistance for ESL teachers working with refugees/ immigrants).


Study Place

Creating online lessons and class homepage.



Membership page of ‘Teachers English to Speakers of Other Languages’



The Test of English as a Foreign Language admissions requirement for international students .


Web-Based Lesson Plans for Adult ESOL

Lesson plans and  activity sheets – can be used without the textbooks listed.


Weber University Resources for Teachers

Writing lab for students; links to teaching resources and professional organizations for teachers.