Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Reviews, recommendations, ‘best of’ lists, and discussions of recent books
Wonder Review Books for ESL Readers in Middle School
Allows users to make their own visual stories using contributed illustrations. Thousands of user generated stories to read and discuss.
Book reviews, author interviews, and reading lists.
Girls Life http://www.girlslife.com/
AImed at teen girls - full text of stories on style, health, advice, entertainment, and fun.
How to have a productive lazy day 5 signs your friendship has turned toxic
Soompi http://www.soompi.com/ AllKpop https://www.allkpop.com
Kpop celebrity news and very active discussion forums
Quizlet.com - Create your own vocabulary sets or copy from millions of existing ones. All sets includes flashcards, study mode, quizzes, and games.
Examples: 수능 Kpop Words
Classcard.net - Korea-based site similar to Quizlet with sets for most Korean textbooks.
수능 고교영어2 영어교과서 YBM 신정현(검정) 레슨 4
Memrise.com - fewer activities, but a great tool for keeping track of which words you’ve learned or not.
ELLLO (English Listening Lesson Library Online) http://www.elllo.org/ Thousands of authentic conversations with native and non-native English speakers plus quizzes and activities
Dozens of English conversations and listening activities
Lyrics Training - http://www.lyricstraining.com
Using popular English songs to practice language skills
Search for topics of interest: shopping haul, skin care routine, unboxing, teen talk, how to cook…
TIps: Activate CC, Change Speed, Open Transcript - search words, listen & repeat, subscribe to users, make playlists
Use speech recognition tools like Google Voice Typing or Google Translate to check your pronunciation.
Click here for the Pronunciation Practice Document