Resource Index

Grammar Stuff, Listening Resources, Phonics, Reading ResourcesTesting Resources, Tools for ESL teachers

 

English Conversations

EnglishConversations.org provides language learning materials to a global audience.
In addition to all of the free language learning resources we make available on the site – all under a Creative Commons share-alike license – we also offer some more comprehensive lessons in our store.
http://englishconversations.org/

 

Lyrics Training

Learn and improve your foreign languages skills, music videos and the lyrics of songs. LyricsTraining also has a special Karaoke mode that lets you sing and enjoy the full lyrics.
http://lyricstraining.com/

 

Macmillan Practice Online for language learners

http://www.macmillanpracticeonline.com/i-am-learning-by-myself

 

Macmillan Practice Online for students

http://www.macmillanpracticeonline.com/i-am-a-student-in-a-class

 

Online Etymology Dictionary

(Etymology=facts of the origin and development of a word)
http://etymonline.com/

To Fluency

English learning advice that helps you achieve your dream of speaking English fluently.
https://www.tofluency.com/

 Grammar Stuff

GrammarBook.com – “Your #1 Source for Grammar and Punctuation”

http://grammarbook.com/

 

Grammar Monster

Grammar Lessons and Tests
http://www.grammar-monster.com/

Listening Resources

Freeintertv

Here you can watch news streams and other things from around the world.
http://www.freeintertv.com

 

Phonics

(a method of teaching people to read by correlating sounds with symbols in an alphabetic writing system)

ABC Fast Phonics

http://www.magickeys.com/books/

 

Reading Horizons

http://athome.readinghorizons.com/?a_aid=englishreaderetc

 

Reading Resources

Graded Readers:

American English E-books

Read e-books anytime, anywhere: on the go or in the classroom! Free American English e-books-including classic graded readers, an idiom reference guide, and resources for teachers-are available in .epub (most e-readers and tablets) and .mobi (Kindle-compatible) format in the “Downloads” section of select American English resources.

https://www.americanenglish.state.gov/ebooks

  • These e-books are also available on the free American English app for feature and Android mobile phones. Get the American English app by visiting http://m.binu.com/ae on your mobile internet browser. This app was developed in partnership with English Education Alliance members, biNu and Worldreader.
English E-Books

This site has been created to help people learn English language. Adapted books – one of the best and interesting way to increase your vocabulary. Here you can find English ebooks of different levels in epub, mobi, fb2, rtf and txt formats.. Download or read online for free!
http://english-e-books.net/

Feedbooks

An ebook retailer (also listed below), connected to a large ecosystem of reading systems and social networksalso has graded readers.
http://www.feedbooks.com/search?query=graded+readers

Lit2Go

A free online collection of stories and poems
in Mp3 (audiobook) format. An abstract, citation, playing time,
and word count are given for each of the passages.
http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/

Open Culture E-books

A resource for finding freely available classics in e-book form, including fables, fairy tales and books in the public domain. Some titles can be read online, other can be downloaded to e-book readers.

http://www.openculture.com/free_ebooks

Online Reading:

BookBox

A social enterprise that innovated the concept of “AniBooks” or animated books to support emergent literacy and language skills.
http://www.bookbox.com/

Cambridge English Readers

http://www.cambridge.org/gb/cambridgeenglish/catalog/skills/cambridge-english-readers/

Children’s Books Online – the Rosetta Project

The largest collection of illustrated antique books online… we think
http://www.childrensbooksonline.org/

Children’s Storybooks Online – Stories for Kids of All Ages

http://www.magickeys.com/books/

Classic Books – Read.gov

Explore bygone eras, time-honored tales and historical narratives
www.read.gov/books/

Curious George Stories – Free Online Story Books for Children

www.curiousgeorge.com/kids-stories-books

Feedbooks

Feedbooks is an ebook retailer, connected to a large ecosystem of reading systems and social networks.
Every month, Feedbooks distributes millions of books to an increasingly growing community of readers.
http://www.feedbooks.com/

International Children’s Digital Library

The International Children’s Digital Library (ICDL) is a research project funded primarily by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), and Microsoft Research to create a digital library of outstanding children’s books from all over the world.
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

Just Books Read Aloud
Children’s books read aloud by normal (but enthusiastic) readers.
http://www.justbooksreadaloud.com/

Pulseit

Pulseit is an online community for anyone that loves teen books!
It’s where you can read free teen books and exclusive excerpts, heart comments, books and content that you love, and share your reviews on books, your ideas, and more. Plus – it’s free to join & participate!
http://www.pulseit.com/

Read With Me EBooks

Interactive Books for Parents and Teachers of Young Children
This program is designed to be a fun way to develop your children’s early
literacy skills as you read story books with them.
http://readwithme.cast.org/

Testing Resources

Cambridge English Readers Level Test

http://cdextras.cambridge.org/Readers/RPT_last.swf

English Club

Test Your English Reading Level
This test evaluates how well you understand what you read in English.
https://www.englishclub.com/reading/test.htm

Macmillan Readers Level Test

Complete a range of vocabulary and grammar-based questions that have been graded from Starter to Upper Intermediate level.
http://www.macmillanreaders.com/level-test/

Oxford Bookworms Level Tests

The Oxford Bookworms Library offers enjoyable reading at seven levels (Starter to Stage 6).
https://elt.oup.com/student/bookwormsleveltest/?cc=de&selLanguage=de

Tools for ESL teachers

(With a focus on Online Teaching Tools)

Curious George.com

Discover resources for making early learning fun with Curious George
http://www.curiousgeorge.com/

ESL Library

Download, print, and photocopy our beautifully designed, well-planned English lessons and flashcards to help you teach a better class.
https://esllibrary.com/welcome

 

Learning A-Z

Learning A-Z is an award-winning education resource company that provides teachers with the tools they need to reach every student in the classroom. As a Learning A-Z Referral Program member, I’m able to offer you a $5 discount to every Learning A-Z website! Please use my promo code NB1292 to take advantage of this discount offer. These products have helped me tremendously and I know they can do the same for you.

http://bit.ly/1PLDSTD

Macmillan English – for teachers

http://www.macmillanenglish.com/teachers/

Macmillan English – Spotlight on 2015
http://www.macmillanenglish.com/spotlight-on-2015/

Macmillan Practice Online for teachers

http://www.macmillanpracticeonline.com/i-am-a-teacher

Off 2 Class

ESL lessons for tutors and teachers.
Reduce your prep time. Focus on your students. Select. Launch. Teach.
https://www.off2class.com/

Zoom – videoconferencing system

http://www.zoom.us/