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Serving the ESL community has its own challenges. Learn about free resources you can use offer patrons to help with learning English, job skills and tools to aid Literacy Staff/Volunteers tutor ESL ...

Serving the ESL community has its own challenges. Learn about free resources you can use offer patrons to help with learning English, job skills and tools to aid Literacy Staff/Volunteers tutor ESL learners.

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  • 1. ONLINE RESOURCES FOR ESL PATRONS Presenter: Diana Silveira Novare Library Services
  • 2. Agenda •Tools for Self Study •Tools for Job Skills •Tools for Literacy Staff • More Great Resources
  • 3. TOOLS FOR SELF LEARNERS
  • 4. usalearns.org • Lessons based on Basic, Intermediate &Advanced
  • 5. Learning Chocolate http://www.learningchocolate.com/ • Vocabulary with recordings. • Language on screen can be Chinese, English, German, Japanese, Spanish
  • 6. Learn American English Online http://learnamericanenglishonline.com/ • Color-coded levels of instruction • Listening labs • Video Lessons
  • 7. Where do you point your ESL- Self Learners? • http://www.pumarosa.com/ • http://www.gcfaprendelibre.org/index.do • http://learningenglish.voanews.com/
  • 8. Tools for Job Skills
  • 9. ESL - LAB • Part of Randall’s ESL Cyber Lab • http://goo.gl/LlpWLf • Listen, Practice, Follow-Up (More Practice)
  • 10. Slang & Jobs http://goo.gl/6Xz4aR • WritesWords on Boards • Explains slang Moonlighting, Between jobs, Land a Job Hold down a job, Head hunter • Part of Let’sTalk Podcast Series http://goo.gl/CWBko
  • 11. Goodwill Community Foundation http://www.gcflearnfree.org/ • Technology including basic computers • Reading – Including many ESL Activities • Math • Career Resources
  • 12. Tools for Literacy Staff
  • 13. Sounds of English http://goo.gl/XYbuqt - Sound of Letter - Example inWord. Picture ofWord
  • 14. EnglishVowel Sounds http://goo.gl/PGE5S6
  • 15. Ello (elllo.org/) • Lesson Plans (sort by Level, County, Topic or Media • Videos • Mixers (Q&A both written & audio) • Games • Online Quizzes forVocabulary & Comprehension
  • 16. Tefl.net http://tefl.net/ • ESL Lesson Plan • Photocopy Worksheets • Lesson Planning Help
  • 17. ManyThings http://www.manythings.org/ • Links toVideos, Online Interactive Games, • List if Ipad ESL Resources
  • 18. MegPhonics www.youtube.com/user/MegPhonics • Short videos on teaching specific tutoring techniques to students
  • 19. Dave’s ESL Café Idea Book http://www.eslcafe.com/idea/index.cgi?g ames • Tips for working with students • Troubleshooting Ideas • Homework Ideas • Brainstorming • Icebreakers
  • 20. ESL Flow http://www.eslflow.com • Lesson Plans by topic including: Conversation, grammar, Money, Jobs… • Printable Activities including games, worksheets, quizzes
  • 21. More Resources • usa.gov / gobiernousa.gov • http://www.uiowa.edu/~acadtech/phonetics/# • http://www.rocketlanguages.com/ • http://www.colorincolorado.org/ • LIVEMOCHA.COM • http://www2.cambridge.org/interchangearcade/main.do • http://americanenglish.state.gov/materials-learning-english • http://iipdigital.usembassy.gov/st/english/inbrief/2013/01/20130116141101.html#axzz2IMD O1qo2 • learn other languages: duolingo, babel
  • 22. ONLINE GAMES Thanks to Peggy for these games!
  • 23. MES English http://www.mes-english.com/games.php • Games to Print. • Skits for groups • Regularly updated with seasonal activites
  • 24. TEFLGames http://www.teflgames.com/games.html • Printable Materials • Quizes • Interactive Games • Topic Card Sets • SampleWords • General Knowledge
  • 25. Other Useful Sites • http://www.stickyball.net (Good Info & Downloads but trying to sell you materials) • Florida Literacy Coalition (http://www.floridaliteracy.org/) – Tutor Help Section with lesson plans & More Resources
  • 26. CITIZENSHIP Thanks Cathy for these sites!
  • 27. Citizenship • US Citizenship and Immigration (http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis) • http://www.welcometousa.gov/ • http://citizenshipworks.org/ • http://www.cuny.edu/about/resources/citizenship.html • Arlington Schools (http://goo.gl/s53Glo)
  • 28. Paid Services • News forYou • Reading Horizons • Mango • LearnExpress • Rocket • Byki
  • 29. What resources do you use?
  • 30. New Resources • http://www.usingenglish.com/ • http://eslgold.com/ • MedlinePlus
  • 31. CONTACT Diana Silveira diana@novarelibrary.com www.slideshare.net/dee987 http://delicious.com/dee987/ESL 877-816-9638