ESL Language Instruction Strategies: This articles gives examples of teaching strategies for speaking activities for ELLs. Games are a fun and creative way to allow ELLs a change to practice their speech while having fun and not being self-conscious.
These vocabulary/picture sorts provide lots of reading practice with picture support. Students cut, sort, and glue the cards into two different categories per page. It's a great way for students to begin the concept of compare/contrast as well as classification.Many of my English language learners are still learning these words, so I plan to use these pages as guided activities in small groups.