LESSON PLANNING RESOURCES
Below you will find multiple resources to aid you in your lesson planning. Please remember that you can always ask your coordinators for help!
CLUES ESL Activity Ideas Bank: Access a wealth of activity ideas created by CLUES teachers and volunteers. This resource is constantly being update, so check often.
CLUES' Student Website: Our students can access class materials for English, GED, Citizenship, along with other important class information. Please share this with students!
Remote Teaching Tools:
Digital Whiteboard - Ziteboard
Guess It Game
Heads Up! App
iSLCollective Video Lessons
Language Reactor Videos
Mentimeter - Interactive Presentation Software
Movie Phrase Clips
Sporcle - Online Quizzes
Virtual Calming Room
Virtual Dice & Coin Flip
Wheel of Names/Questions
World Geography Games
Resources and Activities for Low Literacy ESL Students:
A guide with lots of information
and activities to aid you in the classroom.
Digital Book Resource
Absolute Beginner English: A 20 point program for teaching absolute beginner students.
Teaching Low Level Adult ESL Learners: A very interesting article about how the adult learner acquires language and how to structure the classroom to meet their needs.
Volunteer Literacy: Find resources to support English Language Learners in the classroom
Comprehensible Classroom: Find articles with useful teaching tips, activities and games.
Trauma Impacts Adult Learners: Here's Why
Concept of Trauma and Guidance for Trauma-Informed Approach
Trauma and Learning: Impacts and Strategies for Adult Classroom Success
Other Resources from ABE Teaching & Learning Advancement System
Midterm Teacher Meetups:
March 2024 presentation / Google Doc
November 2023 presentation / Google Doc
June 2023 presentation / Google Doc
March 2023 presentation / Google Doc
November 2022 presentation / Google Doc
July 2022 presentation / Google Doc
March 2022 presentation / Google Doc
Spanish Club Materials/Language Tools:
Please use one of the lesson planning templates below to help you during the lesson planning process. This will ensure that your lessons are well structured, effective. To download a lesson planning form, click on one of the links below: