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Flashcards – The Classic Teaching Tool

What would an ESL classroom be without flashcards? Flashcards are a classic teaching tool and make introducing new material, such as vocabulary words, easy. Flashcards available on Busy Teacher cover a broad range of topics including food, holidays, and body parts. If you want to talk about indoor and outdoor activities, you can use this set of flashcards to introduce new words and practice using the present simple. This is just one of 290 sets of flashcards so if your students are studying a different topic, you can probably find an appropriate set of flashcards to use in your lessons.

Flashcards are an effective teaching tool and can be used in a variety of ways.

Take a look at this article: How To Use Printable Flashcards For Teaching ESL to see how to use flashcards in different parts of the lesson and some practice activities students can do using flashcards. When making your own flashcards, be sure to choose clear images that appeal to your learners and are big enough to see from the back of the classroom. Flashcards have been used in schools for years and their importance has never fade so stock up today.

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You could print this flashcards double-sided, one side for the picture and the other one for the words. You could use it to teach vocabulary for young learners. The flashcards contains activities ...
3 Complete Beginner Elementary
Jobs Flashcards

Jobs Flashcards

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This file contains pictures and corresponding jobs which can be used as flashcards. Teachers may also use these for games or class recitation. Print them in a hard A4 paper and cut them one by one ...
4 Elementary
The ABC - Flashcards

The ABC - Flashcards

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Here you can have a presentation of flashcards about the ABC with words and pictures for each letter. It's quite simple and probably for complete beginners, but I also used for a quick remind ...
5 Complete Beginner
World Cup 2014 Country Flags (for Memory Game)

World Cup 2014 Country Flags (for Memory Game)

This is a game you can play with students of all levels, whether they are following the World Cup or not. I think it's a good way to help them learn the names of countries in English, as well as m ...
4 All levels
Clothes Pictures

Clothes Pictures

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I used these for making a bingo card or you can use them as flashcards. It contains pictures to illustrate vocabulary such as: gloves, scarf, pants, vest, belt and so on.
1 Elementary
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American English vs. British English Flash Cards

American English vs. British English Flash Cards

These flash cards are based on others found on BusyTeacher.org, so credit goes to those creators. They are American vs. British English flash cards, but with each word on a separate card. Useful f ...
4 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Phonetics Card Game

Phonetics Card Game

2 Teams of  2 players (a clue giver and a guesser), a deck of 44 cards, a timer (2mn rounds). Find and Pronounce as many words as possible. Rules: - the clue giver draws a ...
4 Intermediate
Word Root Cards

Word Root Cards

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This is a set of 40 printable cards: 20 common English word roots and 20 definitions. They can be printed out and used as flash cards or to play a concentration-style game. Roots include: ast ...
2 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Musical Instruments (Early Reader)

Musical Instruments (Early Reader)

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A 5 page early reader for teachers to read with young students just learning to read English. This reader features several sight words that should be reviewed before reading; look, can, you, see a ...
3 Complete Beginner
Set of Flashcards - Chinese New Year

Set of Flashcards - Chinese New Year

This set of 20 flashcards can be used when teaching students about Chinese New Year. They can be printed onto card or paper and laminated. A matching game can be played by printing off two sets of ...
4 Elementary
Letter U PowerPoint

Letter U PowerPoint

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This PowerPoint introduces letter U u. The L2 learners learn some new words through pictures. All letter U in the current PowerPoint are colorful to attract the learners' attention. It's appropria ...
5 Complete Beginner Elementary
Letter T PowerPoint

Letter T PowerPoint

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This PowerPoint shows some new words that starts with letter T t. It is appropriate for beginner learners of English, children between 7-12. L2 learners get familiar with this letter and learn som ...
4 Complete Beginner Elementary
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Public Transport Early Reader and Activities

Public Transport Early Reader and Activities

A 4 page early reader and additional activities for review of sightwords and to introduce vocabulary for public transport. Sight words: a, the, see, I, look, at, can. Vocabulary:&nb ...
5 Complete Beginner
Was-Were Flashcards

Was-Were Flashcards

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A complete set of flashcards for the verb "to be" in past simple. There are two parts in this set. 1 is the English form and the 2 one is the Greek translation. The set can be used for beginn ...
12 Complete Beginner Elementary Pre-Intermediate
ABC Flashcards

ABC Flashcards

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This is a complete set of flashcards for the ABC with colours and fun graphics. I strongly believe flashcards are one of the most efficient methods of learning. I have made several sets of AB ...
9 Complete Beginner Elementary
Halloween Flashcards and a Worksheet

Halloween Flashcards and a Worksheet

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Halloween flashcards can be used in various ways. My idea: after learning halloween words a teacher gives each student a flashcard and he/she needs to hide it behind his/her back. Students go roun ...
12 Elementary
Matching Letters Activity

Matching Letters Activity

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A complete set of flashcards with a matching letters activity. It's used for young learners learning the alphabet by matching the capital letters with the small ones. Students identify the sm ...
4 Complete Beginner
Parts of the House Flashcards

Parts of the House Flashcards

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This is a set of flashcards with the vocabulary of the parts of the house. It includes (home,bedroom, bed, kitchen, table, chair, bathroom, bath,garden, tree, swing, living room, sofa, bookcase,ar ...
12 Complete Beginner Elementary
Flashcards- Possessive Pronouns

Flashcards- Possessive Pronouns

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I designed these flashcards to teach 7-year-old kids possessive pronouns. It includes 'mine, yours, his, and hers'. I didn't include the words on the flahscards because I didn't want them to read, ...
11 Complete Beginner
Telling the Time Flashcards

Telling the Time Flashcards

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This is a set of 25 flashcards for teaching or revising vocabulary words for time to the hour and half-hour at elementary level. They can also be used as conversation cards or classroom posters.
9 Elementary
Classroom Verbs Flashcards

Classroom Verbs Flashcards

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A new school year is almost starting and here is a great way for revising the most common verbs used in the classroom. This is a set of flashcards illustrated with pictures for easy memorizat ...
12 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
If I Were...Flashcards

If I Were...Flashcards

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This is a set of pictures to be used while studying subjunctive mood and conditional sentences of the second type. I t might be a warm up where students have to continue a sentence on their card o ...
13 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Name Me 5: Warming Up Flashcards for Adults

Name Me 5: Warming Up Flashcards for Adults

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This is a set of 15 flashcards which you can use as a warm up activity at your lesson. There is a picture and the task on each card. For example, name 5 things that irritate you.. My adult stud ...
30 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Plurals Cards

Plurals Cards

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Today I want to present my grammar cards, which can be used at your grammar classes. This is a set of colorful cards, you can use them as bingo or as speaking cards for children in class. T ...
14 Complete Beginner Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Speaking Activity Flash/Cue Card - Intermediate

Speaking Activity Flash/Cue Card - Intermediate

This exercise can be used as a warm-up speaking activity for an intermediate level. If the class size is small, this activity can be used as the whole class activity. Give a card to each student a ...
20 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate

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