Story Place where you can find stories and tales in flash for preschool and primary pupils.
Mighty Books is a place full of stories. It’s a paying site with some free examples.
MAGIC KEYS illustrated children’s stories for kid of all ages… and lots of books.
Ello. Find a great variety of listening games for beginners.
Adele’s Corner Easy online listening activities with blank filling exercises.
English listening skills learning for beginners includes English listening comprehension exercises for basic listening skills such as the alphabet, numbers and simple dialogues.
In ESLPod you’ll find lots of listenings some of them useful for primary students
. English on line is a resource site for French students of English with some easy dictations.
dictationsonline.com taped dictations to improve your listening skils. A graded choice.
An interesting site with oral ‘postcards’ from different English speaking communities.
General listening quizzes with levels of difficulty.
La Mansion del Ingles listening resources divided up in three levels of difficulty.
English bites is another video archive plenty of clips featuring daily life stories with a written script to follow the oral discourse.
Some listening podcasts with listen-and-do activities in John’s ESL community
Most of the ELT Publishers offer helpful materials online to complement our classes. Let’s take a look at them.
Oxford University Press ELT has a resourceful site with lots of activities useful to those who use their textbooks. There’s a Teacher’s Club where you can become a member and have access to a variety of Lesson plans, games, activities etc.
Heinemann-MacMillan ELT is also aware of the present needs of the English teachers and give us a series of materials for those who become members of the site.
ELT Cambridge Here you will find resources grouped according to their subject area. There are links to resource sites, as well as material of more general interest. Access to some resources is restricted to teachers of English who have to register first.
Richmond Publishing Resources Here you’ll find a compilation of online resources organised by level, cycle and category. Most of the materials are links to other sites… nontheless, it’s a good help for us.
Again Pearson Longman ELT: on this website, there are lots of ideas and free resources for learners and teachers of English language. Try fun online activities, download free support materials and get helpful tips on learning and teaching. English.
Scholastic ELT brings the most trusted name in learning to English language students around the world.
School Resources section of Discovery Education a free section within a payment site where you can find some tools and applicatives useful for teachers such as an online puzzlemaker (wordsearches, criss crosses, mazes, cryptograms, hidden messages…), a clip art gallery and a lesson plan library.
In MES- English you’ll find free printables for you and for your students: free flashcards, worksheets, and handouts to match, phonic cards, ELS games, an international project exchange library, printable certificates and stickers and activities all ready for printing and a very interesting forum. All free…!
Here we have some new websites where you can find educational games useful for children learning English.
Kid’s CBC offers us some intersting games.
Funbrain is an educational portal full of activities to learn and play through online games and readings.
Funschool is a portal sponsored by Kaboose with a great variety of Games that range from preschool to grade six. With quizzes, trivias, maths, science.
English Club.com where you can have fun and improve your English at the same time: Hangman, Crosswords, Jumblewords, Matching Games, fun stuff. A bit old fashioned but positive to learn easy English.
The Magic Schoolbus is the kids division of this British publisher offers simple game to revise science concepts. Play! , Captain Underpants, Goosebumps, Keys to the Kingdom, I Spy are different portals of Scholastic where games for children can be found.
Game Goo for very young learners.
Big Fish Games is a selection of cool games that contains kid-friendly content (though not intended for elt and some you have to purchase them.)
The BBC Schools portal contains a selected choice of games for primary and secondary.
The Departament d’Educació de la Generalitat de Catalunya in the XTEC site displays a variety of links to pages related to English teaching and learning (some are listed in this blog). You can access this space in Escola Oberta – Llengües Estrangeres – Anglès