New Pages on Teflnet / EnglishClub

We are constantly adding new pages and resources for English teachers. We hope you enjoy these recent additions which also include pages for learners that teachers may find useful too.

How to Teach an English Class about New Year’s Resolutions: This article gives teachers a useful lesson plan for creating a dynamic and interesting class about New Year's Resolutions.

Teaching English in Japan — the experience of a lifetime: My experience with TEFL (Teaching English as a foreign language) in Japan, working an ALT (Assistant language teacher) in several schools.

Top Reasons Why Working From Home Is Better: Since the pandemic, a lot of people have started working from home. And this could be for long-term.

Why Teaching from Home is Better: Since the pandemic, a lot of people have started working from home. And this could be for long-term.

First Year TEFL Teacher Tips: Armando Panucci offers some very practical tips on being prepared for your first teaching job.

How to Keep Discipline in a TEFL Class: 6 tips on keeping control and maintaining discipline with large groups of children or teenagers

How to Maintain Discipline in a TEFL Class: 6 tips on keeping control and maintaining discipline with large groups of children or teenagers

World Wildlife Fund Quiz:

You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of our page on the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of a series of EnglishClub readings on environmental and health issues.
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Reading Exercise: World Wildlife Fund (WWF):

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is a non-governmental organization (or "NGO") founded in 1961 to protect endangered species of wildlife and preserve natural habitats. WWF has grown to become the world's largest conservation organization with over 5 million members worldwide.
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Activist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez Quiz:

Students can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of our page on environmental activist and rapper Xiuhtezcatl Martinez.
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ABOUT TO Quiz:

Students do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what they learned on our ABOUT TO page.
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Climate Reading: Activist and Rapper Xiuhtezcatl Martinez:

Activist and Rapper Xiuhtezcatl Martinez
Read about environmental activist and hip hop artist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez. Also watch his music videos and do a gapfill exercise based on the lyrics of one. With vocab list, comprehension quiz and links to related materials. For ESL learners and teachers.

Career Paths for TEFL Teachers: As an English teacher, you may be wondering what career avenues are open to you in TEFL.  As in any profession, most TEFL teachers want to progress in their careers and apply for higher-level positions within their industry.  Here are some ideas for TEFL teachers seeking to advance.  Useful Qualifications Gone are the days when […]

ABOUT TO: ABOUT TO is not a tense. It is a special structure that we use to talk about the immediate future. If you are about to do something, you are going to do it very soon.

Men, it has been well said, think in herds: Long quote: "Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, one by one."

Should teenagers like Greta Thunberg be telling adults what to do?:

What do YOU think?
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Parts of Speech: Parts of speech for teachers. Your students need to understand parts of speech, and they will certainly ask you lots of tricky questions about them. Be prepared!

Reading Exercise: Environmental Activist David Attenborough:

To mark the release of a new Netflix film about David's extraordinary life, we've made him the subject of our latest reading on environmental activists.
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15 Confusing Vocabulary Questions My ESL Students Ask: Armando Pannacci on the confusing vocabulary questions his students ask him and how he answers them

Greta Thunberg Quiz:

Students can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of our page on climate activist Greta Thunberg, one of a series of EnglishClub readings on environmental and health issues.
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Reading Exercise: Climate Activist Greta Thunberg:

How did a 15-year-old high school student from Sweden become the world's most famous climate change activist? With vocal and quiz.
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