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Teaching Ideas


The following are a collection of ESL teaching strategies that can be applied to any subject. They are divided between general ideas for the classroom and detailed lesson plans for ELL teachers.

General Ideas

Detailed Lessons

Helpful Strategies Brainstorm
Submitted by: Mira

English Captain
Submitted by: Rena Banks

Jam Circle (Music, Grade Ten)
Submitted by: Jeff Wolosewich

Continue the Discussion Activity
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

Count to Ten
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

BONK, Grades K-3
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

A Visit to the Textile Museum
Submitted by: Radu Prelipcean

Career Studies (Grade 10)
Submitted by: S.Wong

Language Arts - Grade 5 - How to Write a Business Letter
Submitted by: Pauline Chronakis & Tricia Lee

List Poetry Lesson
Submitted by: Andrea Emanuel

A Day in the Park
Submitted by: Natalie G.

English
Submitted by: Janice Stainton

English
Submitted by: None

ESL Lesson Idea (Short Story)
Submitted by: Dwayne Tyson

The newspaper
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Interviewing
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Pourquoi Tales
Submitted by: Elisabeth Leggett

Grade 10 Canadian History – The Great Depression
Submitted by: Paolo Artale and Grace Ventura

Being a Canadian Citizen
Submitted by: Tetyana Ryaboshapko

The three R’s (recycle, reuse, reduce)
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Families on display: an introduction to the study of families
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Energy Consumption
Submitted by: N. Charles

Movie Production
Submitted by: N. Charles

Career Exploration
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Major theories in the organization of Families
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

The life of Malcolm X
Submitted by: N. Charles

First Nation Peoples & Storytelling
Submitted by: Erika Carlson

Body Numbers
Submitted by: Joan

Today’s Target
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

The BBA Bachelor Program in Switzerland.
Submitted by: Sainy

"Other" Famous Mathematicians
Submitted by: None

Volume and Base Area of Prisms and Cylinders
Submitted by: None

Volleyball Lesson
Submitted by: Kelly Colucci

Finding Out About Your Pulse
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

The Food Groups
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

International Jumping Game: “Varra” (Albania)
Submitted by: Faizah Mitha

Various Lines and Colours
Submitted by: Vittoria La Neve & Hun-Sun Ng

Rhythm of Music
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Neighbourhood Mural
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

A Visual Arts Trip
Submitted by: Radu Prelipcean

Art with Feeling
Submitted by: Matt Stockburn

 

 

Introduction to Graphing
Submitted by: Heather Ichiyen

Lesson Ideas: Gr. 5 Science – human body (circulation and blood)
Submitted by: Leanne Castorina and Rachel Ziatas

"A day in the life of a Wendat person"
Submitted by: Karena Schneider, Maria Antoniou

Modified Lesson Plan: Grade 3 Math
Submitted by: Ken Chiu & Leanne Dumitru

Gr. 4 Visual Arts
Submitted by: A. Grimwood Wilson

Family Studies - Food and Nutrition 9/10
Submitted by: L.Cheng

A Field Trip to the Textile Museum
Submitted by: Radu Prelipcean

2-D Shapes
Submitted by: Faizah Mitha

Historica Fair Research Project
Submitted by: Rowe

Moving Stories
Submitted by: none

Cut and Paste Poetry
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

Poetic Balderdash - Grade 10
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

Collaborative Writing
Submitted by: Colleen Grandy

Brainstorming for the preparation for writing
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Journals
Submitted by: Lorna

Celebrating Diversity
Submitted by: Tetyana Ryaboshapko

Newspaper and Its Integrative Function
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Postcards from Afar
Submitted by: Erika Carlson

Identifying the Classics
Submitted by: Erika Carlson

Peace Plan
Submitted by: Erika Carlson

Grade 5 Mathematics – Fun with Fractions
Submitted by: Francesca Lavecchia & Angela Dinneen

Measurement
Submitted by: Kristina Jenkins

Decimals
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Shapes
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Sketching graphs of polynomial functions
Submitted by: Gregory Sperlin

GRADE 7—CO-OPERATIVE ACTIVITY
Submitted by: Nancy Hamel

What time is it Mr. Wolf?
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Newspaper and Its Integrative Function
Submitted by: L.Cheng

Celebrating Diversity
Submitted by: None

Jam Circle (Music, Grade Ten)
Submitted by: Jeff Wolosewich

Making Art with Writing
Submitted by: Natalia Charles

Web page creation
Submitted by: N.Charles

Meaningful Music - Grade 6
Submitted by: Matt Stockburn

landscape painting
Submitted by: K Ng

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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