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In this section you will find 311 worksheets related to everyday, social English. One such worksheet has a very specific theme. It was created to help students interact with employees at the post office. There are several different activities including organizing a dialogue and filling in blanks. Students who complete this activity will be able to easily mail postcards home from English speaking countries. This is a good example of how English can be used in real life situations and will help students see the practical uses of learning English. There are many other worksheets available so if you are not interested in talking about the post office right now, think about using a different activity for your class.
Everyday English is a really important but often overlooked ESL topic. Since everyday casual conversation English is what students will most likely have the opportunity to use outside of class, try to make it the focus of some of your lessons or incorporate it into your lesson plans. Even just five to ten minutes a day will give students the chance to interact with you and other students in normal ways rather than repeating lists of vocabulary words and specific sentence structures. Being able to communicate in English during casual conversations is the goal of many students so make it a priority to help them attain that level of fluency.

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Interview a Friend Writing Template

Interview a Friend Writing Template

•Everyday/Social English,
Use this friend interview worksheet to help students build basic writing and speaking skills. This worksheet contains simple questions for students to ask a friend, such as "What is your name?" an ...
2 Views 4,002 BegElemPre-Int
Real-Life Reading: Store Hours

Real-Life Reading: Store Hours

•Everyday/Social English,
This worksheet helps build everyday reading skills by having students read a sign showing the hours for a store. Students must answer question based on the sign, such as "What time does the store ...
4 Views 4,762 ElemInt
Flashcards of Daily Activities

Flashcards of Daily Activities

LenaK
•Everyday/Social English,
This worksheet contains 20 colorful flashcards of daily routines and activities: get up, wash face, have breakfast, go to school, etc. It will help ESL students master the phrases in English. Pare ...
6 Views 9,516 BegElemPre-Int
Flashcards of Shapes

Flashcards of Shapes

Elena V
•, Everyday/Social English, ,
Here you'll find 16 flash cards of shapes in English. These flash cards include classical shapes and rare ones. They're ideal for helping toddlers and preschoolers learn shapes. The worksheet ...
4 Views 5,545 BegElem
WH Questions: Who? What?

WH Questions: Who? What?

•, Everyday/Social English
Who did that? What did you say? Many questions begin with the words "who" and "what." Read each question and choose the correct answer. Once you have answered all of the questions, try coming up w ...
3 Views 6,891 Int
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Helen Close
A map with shops,schools, etc. marked on. You can teach about the shops, school, services or directions. A list is provided with activities held at each venue. This is made up of Australian Englis ...
3 Views 5,697 BegElemPre-Int
Movie Worksheet:London Central Episode 1

Movie Worksheet:London Central Episode 1

Anastasia
This is a worksheet for the first episode of the TV series London Central. It contains watching, writing and speaking exercises about the first acquaintance and some simple phrases for meeting new ...
4 Views 5,771 BegElemPre-Int
Classroom Instructions

Classroom Instructions

Seyma Ari
•, Everyday/Social English
It includes some simple classroom instructions like sit down, listen, clean the board etc. I pinned this sheet to my class' bulletin board so that children can learn it by just looking at it durin ...
3 Views 5,686 BegElem
Functional Language for Speaking

Functional Language for Speaking

Tasoula KATSIAMI
This is a powerpoint presentation which can be used during a roleplay and communicative activities based on a specific objective. It contains useful expressions and phrases for daily conversation ...
10 Views 22,275 ElemPre-Int
Small Talk vs. Meaningful Conversation

Small Talk vs. Meaningful Conversation

Candice Soldatelli
This speaking activity is based on an article from The Elephant Journal entitled "Small Talk: I can't do it anymore" by Morgan L. Callison. We ask ss to say what they understand by "small talk" an ...
9 Views 9,308 IntAdv
Movie Worksheet:TED- Why Social Media Likes Say More Than You Might Think

Movie Worksheet:TED- Why Social Media Likes Say More Than You Might Think

Chantal Kroese
ESL teachers can use this lesson to practise listening, reading and speaking. Intermediate level. The lesson plan is based on a ten minute TED talk: tthe curly fry conundrum: why social media 'lik ...
5 Views 10,044 Int
Simple Present Worksheet

Simple Present Worksheet

•, Everyday/Social English,
This worksheet is appropriate for reviewing simple present, occupations, and daily routine activities. It's appropriate for young learners and elementary students, it will take 20 minutes.&nb ...
5 Views 21,536 BegElem
Useful Phrases for Elementary Students

Useful Phrases for Elementary Students

Maria
•, Everyday/Social English
This is a list of phrases for elementary students. This list includes expressions for greeting, apologizing, saying thank you and asking for clarification. There are also phrases to introduce ones ...
5 Views 7,458 BegElem
Small Talk 1

Small Talk 1

BusyTeacher Contributor
• » Everyday/Social English
Small talk 1 is a worksheet I have created for young and adult learners to practice speaking skills. It contains very basic questions such as name, country they are from, age, where they live, job ...
3 Views 6,315 BegElem
Small Talk 2

Small Talk 2

BusyTeacher Contributor
• » Everyday/Social English
Small talk 2 is a worksheet I have created for young and adult learners to allow them to practice speaking skills. It contains basic questions like name, age, where they are from, where they live, ...
1 Views 4,582 BegElem
Introducing Yorself and Classmates

Introducing Yorself and Classmates

This worksheet contains activities that students can use to learn about the alphabet and  asking for and giving personal information. It uses other people's personal information to introduce ...
6 Views 13,691 Beg
Movie Worksheet: How to Give a Good Hug (Culture)

Movie Worksheet: How to Give a Good Hug (Culture)

BusyTeacher Contributor
This was produced for Korean adult students on the topic of hugging and the difference between Asian and western public displays of affection. It starts with a video clip from Buzzfeed's Youtube c ...
2 Views 5,407 Pre-IntIntAdv
Song Worksheet: Girls Just Want to Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper

Song Worksheet: Girls Just Want to Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper

EFRAIN
•Everyday/Social English, ,
The song is to develop listening skills  and complete it with some daily vocabulary.
4 Views 8,282 ElemPre-Int
Greeting and Customs

Greeting and Customs

•Everyday/Social English, ,
I have designed this worksheet for Top Notch 2A classes. It includes several questions for the first unit of this book, Greeting and Customs. It is designed for pre-intermediate and upper levels. ...
7 Views 18,595 Pre-IntIntAdv
Konglish - Eat Deliciously - Alternative Phrases

Konglish - Eat Deliciously - Alternative Phrases

Serena Calderisi
•, Everyday/Social English, ,
This is aimed at Korean L1 interference from directly translating the phrase 'eat deliciously' incorrectly, but maybe other non-native speakers make this mistake too. It contains alternative vocab ...
2 Views 4,627 All
Know Your Friend

Know Your Friend

BusyTeacher Contributor
•Everyday/Social English,
It´s a nice and simple way to get students talking and sharing information about themselves and it also gives the opportunity to ask further questions. It provides good practice of questions ...
8 Views 14,143 Pre-IntInt
An English Vendor-Purveyor of English Words

An English Vendor-Purveyor of English Words

Bill Wilkens
•, Everyday/Social English,
Do you sometimes find it difficult to connect well with students in the classroom setting? I do. How about becoming a vendor of English words and sentences on the sidewalk, outside school, etc.? I ...
1 Views 4,005 All
Going Shopping

Going Shopping

•Everyday/Social English, , ,
'Going shopping' includes vocabulary, image reading, speaking and writing activities that can help you better explain the content to your students. This PPT is created specifically for Thai s ...
14 Views 17,673 ElemPre-IntInt
Directions: Asking and Giving

Directions: Asking and Giving

This PowerPoint Presentation is for the basic understanding of asking and giving directions. It includes basic vocabulary, prepositions of directions, conversations and common usages. There are al ...
34 Views 66,387 ElemPre-IntInt
ESL Unit: Shopping

ESL Unit: Shopping

A free-to-use ESL unit suitable for intermediate level learners on the topic of shopping. This unit includes speaking, reading, listening, vocabulary and grammar practice. Links are provided for t ...
13 Views 12,846 Pre-IntInt

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