Resources for Lesson Planning

Clip-Art for Foreign Language Instruction

http://www.sla.purdue.edu/fll/JapanProj/FLClipart/default.html

Pics4Learning

 

http://www.pics4learning.com/pics/

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

 

Cloze exercises

http://www.edhelper.com/cloze.htm

Design on-screen cloze exercises.

Ed Kearn’s Language Learning Links

http://www.gateman.com/favorit2.html#languages

Reading, Listening, Speaking exewrcises

 

Edvista

http://edvista.com/claire/internet-esl.html

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

 

E.L. Easton Materials for Teaching English

http://eleaston.com/english.html

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

 

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

http://www.scun.edu?-hcedy013/eslplans.html

Links for teachers.  Lesson plans, materials

 

ESL Startup Kit

http://cls.coe.utk.edu/lpm/esltoolkit/default.html

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

 

Everything ESL

www.everythingESL.net

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

 

Family Literacy ESL Curriculum Guide

http://www.nwlincs.org/fmlt/Explain.htm

Outcomes-based lesson plans for family literacy.

 

Learning Projects Homepage

http://www.otan.dni.us/webfarm/emailproject/email.htm

Collection of field tested learning activities/projects

 

Literacy Net

http://www.literacynet.org/esl/

Materials / resources for teaching English to adults.

 

NIFL

www.literacynet.org/esl

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

 

NCLE

www.cal.org/ncle

Articles/materials/resources for ESL teachers.

 

Pronunciation Skills and Activities

http://www.ohiou.edu/esl/english/speaking.html#PronunciationSkills

Activities and links.

 

Puzzlemaker

http://puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com/

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

 

Software resources

http://hub1.worlded.org/docs/cesol/software.htm

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

 

Spring Institute ELT Website

http://www.springinstitute.com/elt

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

 

Study Place

http://www.thestudyplace.org/welcome.taf

Creating online lessons and class homepage.

 

TESOL

www.tesol.edu

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

 

TOEFL

www.toefl.org/

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

 

Web-Based Lesson Plans for Adult ESOL

http://www.palmbeach.k12.fl.us/adultesol/high.html

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

 

Weber University Resources for Teachers

http://weber.u.washington.edu/~eslinfo/Lists/teachers.html

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