Top 5 ESL Activities for University Students

So you teach English to university students abroad and want some fresh, new ESL activities for your classes? It can be quite difficult to teach uni students, especially in a place like South Korea because they’re often shy, unmotivated and just want to pass your mandatory English class so they don’t have to take it again. You can make it …

Find Someone Who: A Bingo Game for ESL Students

Skills: Speaking/listening/writing Time: 15-30 minutes Level: Beginner to Advanced Materials Required: Blank “Bingo” grids or blank paper (optional PowerPoint or white board and marker) Find Someone Who is a fun Bingo game for ESL students that makes a good ice breaker to help students get to know one another or to practice asking and answering questions about likes/dislikes, future plans, hobbies, …

Password-A Fun ESL Speaking Activity

Skills: Speaking/listening Materials Required: List of words, whiteboard This is an ESL speaking activity which helps students review vocabulary and practice an important skill: describing something they don’t know the word for. Divide students into two groups. The groups will alternate sending a team member to the front of the class. Write a word over their head, so the team …