ESL Newcomer - UNIT 1 - ESL Curriculum and Activities - ESL Grammar

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Ready for a little help with your English Newcomers? This ESL NEWCOMERS Unit #1 contains great hands-on ELL games and activities designed for English newcomers. This ESL beginners resource contains great hands-on games, ESL grammar, and activities designed for ELL beginners and Newcomer English Language Learners.

This English Newcomer unit is designed to provide an understanding of basic English phrases and vocabulary and basic foundational skills in vowel sound recognition and writing for ESL beginning students who are unfamiliar with the English alphabet. ELLs will also learn some everyday vocabulary associated with each letter of the alphabet. Check out all our ESL Newcomer activity units that build English skills at the beginning or early intermediate level of English

ESL Newcomers Unit #1 ELL curriculum is designed for English Newcomers and beginning English Language Learners.


This ELL Newcomer unit includes:

  • Basic phrases
  • Colors
  • Basic vocabulary
  • Vowels

The focus of this ESL Newcomer unit is:

  • Basic phrases
  • Colors
  • Basic vocabulary
  • Vowels

You get ELD lesson plans, activities, and worksheets for:

  • sentence flip strips
  • word wall cards
  • sentence starters
  • Flap Fun Books
  • Plus Much More!

Great to use with elementary ESL students and English newcomers in higher grades. With easily differentiated options, they fit a variety of learners. Critical thinking works for individual kids, small groups, or partners. Great for classrooms, speech therapy, ELD, and ESL groups. Grab yours today!

Use the ESL lesson plans and activities in:

  • stations
  • centers
  • rotations
  • review
  • early or fast finisher activities
  • and more


Use ESL Newcomer Unit #1 for the first week your ESL Newcomer is in class. Keep those activities and worksheets in folders or on a science board for daily review!

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You can find all of my resources for teaching English to English Newcomers and ELD Language Learners that provide engaging, independent practice for your newcomer or beginner-level ESL, older ELLs, or adults.

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Lori Wolfe

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