Resources

Education Resources

Puzzlemaker

Puzzlemaker is a puzzle generation tool for teachers and students. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more-using your own word lists.

Tennessee Electronic Library

This free website is available for all residents of Tennessee. You must create a username and password. An extensive variety of resources is available, including an Adult Education Center, Career Information Center, and preparation for occupational exams information.

Breaking News English

Printable lessons on current events that are written at different levels. Great practice for conversation, reading and writing skills. Online listening practice at different speeds is also available.

English Resources

Citizenship Instruction

This guide from the Minnesota Literacy Council provides teachers, tutors, and organizations with the resources to enhance and expand citizenship classes.

English for Everyone

Printable worksheets on a variety of subjects including grammar, vocabulary and reading. There is also agreat variety of crossword puzzles at various levels.

Internet Teachers of English as a Second Language Journal

Various activities including conversation topics, games and grammar. Lots of good reference articles for tutors who are interested in the academic aspect of teaching ESL.

Literacy Resources

Literacy Tools

This site has learning activities you can do online or print. It also has games and tutor helps. To work on spelling, click on print Exercises, then on Skills, and then on Spelling Sounds. Print out the pages to work on your spelling.

Spelling City

Spelling games, quizzes, lists, etc.  Includes a section for teachers as well as students.