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Intermediate ESL Student Resources

Starfall
http://www.starfall.com/
Practice reading skills with games; this site is meant for children, but it can be very helpful and fun for adults as well.

English Learner
easy: http://www.englishlearner.com/intermediate/
easier: http://www.englishlearner.com/beginner/
English Learner allows students to practice listening with songs. It also has quizzes and games available to practice grammar and vocabulary.

VOA News Learning English
http://learningenglish.voanews.com/
VOA News offers news videos specifically for ESL Learners

BBC Learning English
http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/course/intermediate
BBC offers a course for students to learn English skills through watching videos and other types of practice.

California Distance Learning Project
http://www.cdlponline.org/index.cfm
CDLP Online offers reading practice for adults working to improve reading skills or learn English.

Time Magazine
http://www.timeforkids.com/
Time offers a news site with lots of other activities at this site; this is a great place to practice reading.

Connect with English
http://www.learner.org/series/cwe/
This video series helps students learn English and practice listening skills.

Activities for ESL Students
http://a4esl.org/
This site has easy, medium, and difficult games for English learners to help with learning grammar, vocabulary, and crossword puzzles.

ManyThings.Org Pronunciation
http://www.manythings.org/pp/
Learners can practice pronunciation at this site.

ManyThings.Org
http://www.manythings.org
Activities for English learners.

English Learner’s Dictionary from Merriam Webster
http://www.learnersdictionary.com

Pronunciation Practice from Learner’s Dictionary http://www.learnersdictionary.com/pronex/pronex.htm

Cambridge’s English Lessons
http://www.cambridge.org/us/esl/venturesadulted/venturesarcade/
This is a website with lessons for learning English is many different levels.

ESL PartyLand
https://www.eslpartyland.com/quiz-center/quiz.htm
ESL PartyLand has quizzes and games for anyone learning English.

ESL America’s Reading
http://www.eslamerica.us/Reading.html
Students looking to practice reading in English should visit this site.

5 Minute English
http://www.5minuteenglish.com/listening.htm
Students who want to practice listening to English should visit this website.

ESL Lab
http://www.esl-lab.com/
Practice listening and take quizzes on what you listen to at this site.

Breaking News English
www.breakingnewsenglish.com
This site allows students to read current news stories.

English Learner’s News
www.elanews.com
This site allows students to read the news and take quizzes on what they’ve read.

Learn American English http://www.learnamericanenglishonline.com/Blue%20Level/Blue%20Level.html
Lessons and quizzes for learning English for beginners through advanced learners.

Using English
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/
Quizzes for English learners.

NOTE: For the following two sites, students should speak with someone in the office for any help signing up or logging in.

DuoLingo
http://www.duolingo.com
This site will test students on their level and then help them learn English based on their score.

USA Learns
http://www.usalearns.org
This site includes video lessons with quizzes. OFLP staff can view students' progress in these lessons. Students need to sign up for an OFLP course. Please ask someone in the office for assistance.