Simple games & activities to teach vocab using flashcards
There are so many things we can do with flashcards and having a number of quick flashcard games and activities up your sleeve really helps when going through your vocab teaching routine. All of the ideas below can be thrown in as you are teaching new words or phrases. They are all meant to be quick, easy and fun, so don’t spend much time on them and vary them for each new flashcard word and each lesson so Ss don’t grow bored with the same activities. Continue reading Top 10 Simple Flashcard Games & Activities
Create a reusable Pencil Case craft for learning stationery
We received a great idea from one of our members today – thank you Paula Sifferd! She has created a great reusable craft with our pencil case craft sheet.
” Just an idea . . . I used the pencil case craft sheets but I did it with a twist. I printed the pencil case on card stock for the students, and then cut a slit for the opening and we taped snack sized zip locks on the back of the opening. The students were then able to put the classroom items from the stationery sheet “into” the pencil case. Continue reading Pencil Case Craft Sheet Idea
Alphabet flashcards section updated and new alphabet flashcards added!
After receiving a few requests we have updated the alphabet flashcards sections (both lowercase and uppercase).
Alphabet Flashcards are now available with, as well as without, letters on the front. of the cards All of the flashcards still have a picture on the front and the full size letter on the back.
For examples as well as free samples, please check:
Here are some free samples: Continue reading Alphabet Flashcards section updated
Gear up for your Thanksgiving lessons!
Not long until Thanksgiving (22nd Nov)!
Get some great ideas for games & activities to use in your ESL kids lessons on our Thanksgiving Games & Activities page.
In addition, we have 10 Thanksgiving flashcards and 6 Thanksgiving worksheets for our members.
27 new flashcards have been added to the Animals section:
Farms Animals: bull, calf, lamb, piglet, foal, kitten, puppy, kid goat, chick.
Insects: centipede, flea, praying mantis, moth.
Zoo & Wildlife: leopard, alligator.
Birds: chick, pelican, ostrich, peacock, stork, pheasant, woodpecker, robin, sparrow. Continue reading New flashcards added: Animals
We have completely re-vamped the Games & Activities section of the website. Games & Activities are now categorized by theme. There are now over 40 Games & Activities categories.
For each flashcard category we now offer a back-side of the flashcard to print which includes te name of the category. For an example check the very last card in Actions Flashcards.
We are 10 years old! ESL KidStuff 2002 – 2012.
For our 10th year anniversary we have totally redesigned the site … we hope you like the changes! Let us know what you think 😀
New ESL Kids Song Sheets available with videos!