ESL for Adults

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ESL for Adults
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All the cutesy stuff on TPT is great but not mature enough for my adult ESL students. Behold, ESL for Adults!
 
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ESL Grammar - Writing - Parts of Speech Packet for Beginners. 3 pieces to the packet: 1. Worksheet to gather and review information on parts of speech 2. Worksheet for students to practice identifying parts of speech independently 3. Quiz on parts
Subjects:
Grammar, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
$4.00
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ESL for Adults - Fun Jeopardy game to play in teams to review basic verb tenses (simple present, simple past, past progressive, present perfect, future, and passive voice), sentence construction, and error correction. 25 questions in total with
Subjects:
Grammar, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Games
$4.50
3 ratings
3.8
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ESL for Adults worksheet on writing a process paragraph. For true beginning adult learners. Students analyze the process of making a banana smoothie and write a paragraph. Students also use transition words in the process. Answer key included.
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
$2.00
2 ratings
4.0
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ESL for Adults - a PowerPoint to review the definitions of all Modal Verbs in class. Starts with an activity for pair or group work. One slide is dedicated to each modal verb. Description and examples appear for each verb.
Subjects:
Grammar, EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
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Often students write sentences to practice new vocabulary words, but their sentences don't provide the right details to justify the use of these vocabulary words. This worksheet teaches beginning ESL students to use proper context in their sentences
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
$2.00
1 rating
4.0
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Using Robert Hayden's poem 'Those Winter Sundays,' advanced English language learners read through the poem and respond to contextual questions. Then students are guided through writing their own reaction paragraph to the poem. Answer key with
Subjects:
Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Close Reading
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Homework
$3.00
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This ESL for Adults product is intended to be used while reading the Gary Paulsen novel Hatchet. The .zip file contains: 1. A packet of student worksheets split up by chapter segments (timeline included). Each worksheet contains vocabulary items,
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Novel Study, Printables
$9.00
2 ratings
3.9
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ESL Adult students view examples of an outline and paragraph about someone's hometown. Then students are guided through writing their own outline and paragraph about their hometowns. Scoring rubric included.
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
$3.00
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This ESL for Adults product includes instructions on how to write an academic paragraph. After the instructional slides about the organization of a paragraph, there are a couple exercises for students to do in class. At the end of the PPT, students
Subjects:
Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
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"Learners need to be reminded constantly that any writing that needs to be linguistically correct, such as essays and reports, can be revised as many times as necessary, and that such revision is a normal part of the writing processes of native
Subjects:
Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$1.50
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ESL for Adults - Keywords for Verb Tenses: This handout works as a guide for students to use when determining which verb tense to use.
Subjects:
Grammar, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Study Guides, Handouts, Printables
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ESL for Adults - Verb Form Review. I use this worksheet after teaching the main verb tenses and before getting into complicated verb forms like passive and conditional. It reminds the students how formulaic verb forms are. If they can master these
Subjects:
Grammar, EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets
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ESL for Adults - Listening practice using a YouTube video about how a woman overcame her extreme fear of agoraphobia. I use this video as a supplement (check it out at https://youtu.be/m-pSJ9S-9hg and fast forward the opening credits for
Subjects:
ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Homework
$1.75
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Are your students ready to dip their toes in the water when it comes to writing paragraphs? This worksheet takes the fundamental features of paragraphs (topic sentences, controlling ideas, and titles) and puts the students to work on conceptualizing
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
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After teaching students about paragraph structure, use these worksheets as examples. Perfect for beginners, with easy vocabulary and sentence structure, but still provides opportunity to learn new vocabulary. Students analyze example paragraphs and
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Homework, Printables
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ESL for Adults - Listening practice using a YouTube video about the architect Antonio Gaudi (check it out at https://youtu.be/6W_lCdV1SXk). I use this video as a supplement to a chapter on Architecture in the ESL textbook Contemporary Topics 2. It
Subjects:
ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Homework
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ESL for Adults - Writing prompts for advanced grammar objectives, including past tense, present perfect, present perfect progressive, future progressive, future perfect, passive voice, modals of speculation, past tense modals, adverb clauses, paired
Subjects:
Grammar, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Handouts, Homework, Printables
$3.00
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ESL for Adults - Jeopardy PowerPoint Game for Passive Voice! This game is intended for advanced learners since it includes all verb tenses of passive voice, even modals of speculation in the passive voice. Category topics include cloze activities,
Subjects:
Grammar, EFL - ESL - ELD, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Games
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
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This presentation is paired with the listening activity (free download) on Sam Berns' TED Talk. Students use Berns' talk as inspiration for their own 3 aspects of a happy life. In addition to having presentation instructions, students also complete
Subjects:
ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education
Types:
Handouts, Assessment
$1.50
1 rating
4.0
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This worksheet shows students an example of a process paragraph. Students answer questions about the paragraph in order to get an understanding about the structure of a process paragraph. Answer key included.
Subjects:
Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
Adult Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I'm an Intensive English Program instructor & Community College non-credit ESL instructor. I work with adults and find most worksheets on TpT too cutesy and aimed at children. I'm here to represent the Adult ESL Community with my worksheets that are geared toward adult learners and don't make them feel immature.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Communicative, fun, using entertaining and topical materials geared toward the interest and responsibilities of adult learners

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I feel the most successful when my students make original jokes using English. It's a sign that they are embracing the language. :)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.A. in English Literature & M.A. in Linguistics, TESOL option

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