10 ESL dictation activities

Dull, lengthy dictations have long been absent from most ESL classrooms, however, there is some value in the format,  and used in moderation, dictation exercises can be a useful and stimulating Continue Reading10 ESL dictation activities

Collaborative Crosswords – for presenting vocabulary and improving fluency

Collaborative crosswords form the basis of a pairwork speaking activity aimed at improving fluency and internalising new vocabulary. Unlike regular crosswords, with collaborative crosswords, students receive half of a completed puzzle Continue ReadingCollaborative Crosswords – for presenting vocabulary and improving fluency