ESL class is the perfect place to make English mistakes. That being said, speaking out loud in front of other people—especially in a second language—can be nerve-wracking for anyone. Youngsters are often less inhibited than adults, so when teaching English speaking lessons to adults, there are some things that we need to bear in mind. 1. ESL Lesson Plans for Adult Classes. The following resources can be used in ESL Adult classes with great results. Take advantage of several worksheets, games and ideas to make your teaching easier. Board games: Teach and practice English grammar and structure in a communicative way.
While in a kids class almost any game will go down well at any point, ESL games for adults should be carefully planned, related to current class work, and have a clear language goal in mind. Not all games are created equal either – we have to make sure we choose the right ones for our audience and classroom set-up.