Instructional Strategies for ELL Students

Teaching ELL students is a challenging task, because strategies that are good for native English speakers typically do not work when teaching ELL. Therefore,...

Comprehensible Input Strategies & Activities

In 1977, linguist Stephen Krashen formed the so-called input hypothesis. This hypothesis put emphasis on comprehensible input as a key factor when learning a foreign language.According...

English Vocabulary Games for TEFL Students

Vocabulary is the most important part of foreign language learning. The more words the students know, the livelier their language and the closer to...

Benefits & Advantages of a Bilingual Education

A bilingual person is one who can speak two languages fluently. And if you're bilingual, then you're lucky. Did you know that being bilingual...
icebreaker games

Use These ESL Icebreaker Games for Kids to Get Your Students...

1. What are icebreaker games? — 2. 6 ESL icebreaker games for kids 1. What are ESL icebreaker games? Classroom icebreakers are games that can help...

Speaking Activities for ESL, ESOL & TEFL Students

Speaking is the most important part of teaching English to kids, and speaking activities can be a huge help in the learning process. During...

Try These English Tongue Twisters Out in Your ESL Class

English pronunciation is a challenge for foreign students, especially if you're teaching English abroad in places like China,  Japan, or South Korea, where the phonetic system is completely...

40 New ESL Essay Writing Topics + Prompts for Your Next...

Writing ESL essay writing is hard for most students and many will struggle at first before learning to write well. However, writing skills are a...

Why VIPKID lessons need to be ENGAGING and FUN!

Imagine coming home from a long day at school and spending hours on homework. It’s close to bedtime, and you have an English lesson...

Don’t Panic, but My First Class is Tomorrow!

Tomorrow is my first class—a zero level class with a kid named Michael. I feel like I’ve never swam before, and now I’m jumping...

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