Three EAL events in June! – EAL Journal


Useful Links

http://www.worksheetworks.com   (printable worksheets for cursive writing etc)







http://www.eltbase.com   good quizzes students can do 

http://www.englishwsheets.com excellent resource

http://www.engvid.com great video lessons for students 

http://www.kahoot.com interactive, general resource

http://www.flocabulary.com interactive games, excellent, paid

http://www.quizlet.com for flashcards

 http://www.englishpage.com/  good interactive exercises

http://www.esllibrary.com membership / subscription

http://www.teachchildrenesl.com/ downloadable worksheets etc for teachers, good with two fun interactive matching games

http://www.esl-kids.com/ good resource for worksheets, games, songs etc

http://supersimplelearning.com/ songs and rhymes for younger beginners

http://www.eslkidstuff.com/gamesmenu.htm Membership site but lots of free samples to be found also.

http://www.eslkidsworld.com/ Got everything from songs, flashcards, phonics to power point presentation

http://kidseslgames.com/interactive games 

http://www.anglomaniacy.pl/ Excellent site full of free Eal materials and EaL games. Excellent interactive quizzes etc, avoid all the sponsored content!

http://www.learningchocolate.com/ A really cool website for learning vocabulary

http://www.grammarmancomic.com/ Website with comics for reading, grammar and vocabulary skills

http://www.starfall.com/ website to help students with reading    check out the talking library 

http://www.storybird.com – enables collaborative story writing and could be fantastic for EAL learners, mainly for lower post primary. Subscription

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish includes recent news reports that you can listen to and read with key vocabulary being highlighted. There are quizzes, Phrase of the Day, pronunciation help, grammar and topic specific vocabulary.

http://www.englishpage.com excellent for grammar exercises

http://www.eslcafe.com/ in Student’s Stuff you will find popular phrasal verbs, slang and grammar tips. There are also forums to join to practise your English with other students. Quizzes

http://www.flo-joe.com is a great resource if you’re studying for any of the Cambridge exams. They provide practice tests.



http://www.elsp.ie  – Excellent curriculum support material, topic and subject specific Post-primary





Short punctuation quizzes:






Nursery Rhymes



Free EAL Apps for primary school students and post primary school students


Tommy's first words in English

App developed by the British Council that offers a great way to learn new words through sets of interactive animations.


Learn English Kids playtime

Another British Council app with fun songs, stories and games


Timmy's starting to read 

English language learning for children aged six and younger, also designed by the British Council


Speaking pal English tutor

 A very entertaining and highly-interactive app with mini-lessons.


Monkey puzzle

Games on elementary topics such as food, clothing, colors etc..


Learn English for kids by Talk English

Introduces words one at a time with pictures.



Great for all students and parents



The best out there for all ages


N. B. The British Council apps have subscription included to access more material, but there's a lot of free activities offered for free.