FOR STUDENTS AND TUTORS
census2020: Learn all about the 2020 Census
eslgold: comprehensive ESL subjects with videos
englishclub: worksheets, games, dialogue to help teach or learn English
englishforeveryone: large variety of free worksheets for all levels
freerice: vocabulary, grammar, geography games
healthliteracy: basic health questions to ask when seeking medical attention
1-language: grammar and formal lessons
learning English VOA news: written and audio current events with grammar lessons, 3 levels
literacynj: click on resources-tutor and student resources for a selection of links for tutors and students
newsela: current news articles searchable by topic and reading level. Must sign up, free
news in levels: World news for Students of English, 3 levels
New York Times picture prompts: image driven picture prompts with open-ended questions. Good for tutors to work with students on a story
supersummary: vocabulary words arranged in categories
US Citizenship: how to become a US Citizen with flashcards, games, study guide to assist with passing citizenship test.
USCIS: Official Website of the Department of Homeland Security. Understand the process to become a US citizen.
Citizenshipworks: free service that helps individuals apply for citizenship, step-by-step. Tells users about any potential problems with their application and connects users to the expert help they need, either online or in person. It also tells the user what other documents are needed, and what to expect after applying.
Immi: helps immigrants in the U.S. understand their legal options. Offers free online screening tool, legal information, and referrals to nonprofit legal services organizations. Created by the Immigration Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net, organizations dedicated to increasing access to justice for low-income immigrants.
Sites providing comprehensive lists of idioms with explanations and examples:
YOU TUBE CHANNELS
Dave Sconda. Many videos relating to pronunciation.
Espresso English. Videos with a focus on rules of grammar.
English Conversation-Very Funny English Speaking. Comic skits/shows with English subtitles.
English Conversation by Trung Mai. Basic English Conversation, some with English subtitles. Many subjects covered including health and idioms.
Rachel's English. Videos on pronunciation.
Backpack English. Accents, pronunciation, differences between American and British English.
APPS FOR SMARTPHONES
OG Card Deck- Pronunciation of English alphabet.
BrainpopESL-Short animated English sentences focusing on pronunciation, 3 levels.
Duolingo- Games to learn a second language.
Bitsboard- Vocabulary flashcards with beautiful graphics.
FOR PUBLISHERS OF ESL MATERIALS
new readers press