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Phonology Resources

Okay, so I'm a list guy, sometimes, and sometimes I even update these lists. I've attached here a web list of sites my students and I have found useful for teaching and learning phonology and/or English pronunciation. Iif you would be able to make use of this list as a resource, feel free to take and do with it whatever you wish.

Cheers,

Brad Baurain

Here's the list: Internet Resources

A COLLECTION OF UNSORTED LINKS with thanks to Moyra Sweetnam Evans

1. Brief article on what to do with a new class:

http://humanities.byu.edu/elc/teacher/Activities.html

2. Some links for ice-breakers and warmers before starting the main lesson:

http://www.englishclub.com/english-club-warm-up.htm

http://www.english-zone.com/teach/category.html

http://www.english-to-go.com/guests/whats_a_warmer.cfm?CFID=4017&CFTOKEN=87948945

http://www.longman.com/cuttingedge/teachers/tt_warmersm.html

http://www.developingteachers.com/newsletterplans/News_warmers_nov1999.htm

http://iteslj.org/Techniques/Dycus-Jigsaw.html

3. Ideas for different themes:

http://iteslj.org/questions/

http://www.agendaweb.org/

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/

http://www.eslcity.com/english/?doc=bbs/gnuboard.php&bo_table=topics

http://www.eslcity.com/english/?doc=bbs/gnuboard.php&bo_table=write

http://www.everythingesl.net/lessons/index.php

http://www.everythingesl.net/lessons/offseason.php

http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabpage.html

http://www.mes-english.com/flashcards.php

http://www.teacherplanet.com/resource/atoz.php

http://www.themeday.com/summaries.htm

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4. Cloze and jigsaw

http://www.discover.tased.edu.au/openit/other%20things/other%20intro.htm

http://iteslj.org/Techniques/Dycus-Jigsaw.html

http://www.hltmag.co.uk/may02/less2.htm

http://www.sprachenzentrum.com/dtl/engl/module2/design/cloze.htm

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Teaching beginners

http://www.agendaweb.org/

http://www.eslcity.com/english/?doc=bbs/gnuboard.php&bo_table=beggin_worksheet

http://www.learnenglish.de/basicspage.htm

http://www.learn-english-online.org/

http://www.marksesl.com/begworksheets.htm

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2. Here is a link to a learning styles diagnostic test:

http://www.onestopenglish.com/section.asp?catid=58132&docid=145057

3. A link for teaching for specific learning styles:

http://www.everythingesl.net/inservices/learningstyle.php

4. And an article on learning styles:

http://www.ncsu.edu/felder-public/Papers/FLAnnals.pdf

5. Here is a link to a learning styles diagnostic test:

http://www.onestopenglish.com/section.asp?catid=58132&docid=145057

http://www.hltmag.co.uk/nov07/sart10.htm

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/try/lesson-plans/multiple-intelligences-what-are-you-good

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/try/activities/planning-lessons-students-preferred-learning-styles

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Games etc.

http://allrecipes.com/
http://asiarecipe.com/
http://iteslj.org/cw/
http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Games/
http://pw1.netcom.com/~tnewmann/xword.htm
http://www.ahajokes.com/
http://www.basicjokes.com/
http://www.englishclub.com/esl-games/index.htm
http://www.eslgames.com/
http://www.esl-games.net/articles/learning-esl.html
http://www.esl-games.net/articles/using-games.html
http://www.free-english.com/english/Games.aspx
http://www.genkienglish.net/games.htm
http://www.johnsesl.com/printables/introductions/introductions.pdf
http://www.johnsesl.com/printables/invitations/invitations.pdf
http://www.johnsesl.com/teller.shtml
http://www.learnenglish.de/gamespage.htm
http://www.manythings.org/
http://www.mes-english.com/games.php
http://www.paperfolding.com/
http://www.quia.com/custom/1055main.html
http://www.rong-chang.com/game.htm
http://www.syvum.com/iq/

http://www.uexpress.com/dearabby/

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/try/activities/circle-games

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To promote cross-cultural awareness in students.

http://au.dir.yahoo.com/reference/calendars/

http://edweb.sdsu.edu/people/CGuanipa/cultshok.htm

http://international.ouc.bc.ca/cultureshock/

http://www.corsinet.com/trivia/scary.html

http://www.culturebridge.com/articles/index.html

http://www.elc.byu.edu/weblinks2/links_holidays.php

http://www.learnenglish.de/britishculture.htm

http://www.netlaputa.ne.jp/~tokyo3/e/

http://www.oldsuperstitions.com/

http://www.theholidayzone.com/

http://hltmag.co.uk/jan08/sart05.htm

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Reading

http://academics.smcvt.edu/cbauer-ramazani/Links/esl_reading.htm

http://esl.about.com/cs/readingresources/

http://esl.about.com/od/englishreadingskills/

http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Reading/

http://www.americanfolklore.net/esl-reading.html

http://www.englishclub.com/reading/index.htm

http://www.lib.upm.edu.my/iisrea.html

http://www.mysterynet.com/

http://www.short-stories.co.uk/

news and articles

http://news.google.com/

http://news.yahoo.com/

http://www.abyznewslinks.com/

http://www.englishpage.com/readingroom/readingroomintro.html

http://www.iht.com/

http://www.ipl.org/div/news/

http://www.nature.com/

http://www.newsweek.com/

http://www.rd.com/

http://www.smithsonianmagazine.com/

http://www.thenewamerican.com/artman/publish/cat_index_1.shtml

Other things to read

http://www.howstuffworks.com/

http://www.world-mysteries.com/

http://gigglepoetry.com/

http://www.geocities.com/chrisd70/MonthArchive.html

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Task-based lessons that teach vocabulary creatively

http://depts.gallaudet.edu/englishworks/reading/main/vocabulary.htm

http://esl.about.com/cs/vocabulary/

http://esl.about.com/library/vocabulary/bl1000_list1.htm?once=true&

http://home.earthlink.net/~ruthpett/safari/

http://home.earthlink.net/~ruthpett/safari/megalist.htm#Jump5

http://humanities.byu.edu/elc/student/idioms/idiomsmain.html

http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Vocabulary/

http://www.5minuteenglish.com/etc.htm

http://www.coolquiz.com/quizzes/phrases/

http://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/index.htm

http://www.eslflashcards.com/

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Aegean/6720/

http://www.learn-english-today.com/Proverbs/proverbs.html

http://www.manythings.org/proverbs/

http://www.manythings.org/vocabulary/

http://www.mes-english.com/flashcards.php

http://www.ohiou.edu/esl/english/vocabulary.html

http://www.pdictionary.com/

http://www.readingmatrix.com/directory/pages/Vocabulary/

http://www.thepotters.com/puzzles.html

http://www.vocabulary.co.il/

http://www.wordcentral.com/home.html

http://www.wordskills.com/

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Writing

http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Writing/

http://www.eslgo.com/classes/write/

http://www.longleaf.net/ggrow/7In/7IntelIndex.html

http://www.longleaf.net/ggrow/modes.html

http://www.longleaf.net/ggrow/transitions.html

http://www.mes-english.com/vkeypals.php

http://www.uoregon.edu/~leslieob/pizzaz.html

Use this teachers' guide, prepared by the BYU Language Centre, to learn about student placement, teaching non-literate adults and to find information and lesson ideas and resources for teaching beginners and intermediate levels.

http://humanities.byu.edu/elc/teacher/TeacherGuideMain.html

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Lesson planning

http://linguistics.byu.edu/faculty/henrichsenl/lessonplanning

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/methodology/planning2.shtml

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/methodology/planning1.shtml

Survey of language learning approaches

http://www.sil.org/lingualinks/LANGUAGELEARNING/WaysToApproachLanguageLearning/ABriefSurveyOfLanguageLearning.htm

Communicative language teaching

Galloway, A. (1993). “Communicative language teaching – an introduction” at http://www.cal.org/resources/digest/gallow01.html

Beale, J. (2002). “Is communicative language teaching a thing of the past?” at http://www.jasonbeale.com/essaypages/clt_essay.html

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TBL

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/methodology/task_based.shtml

  • http://www.mhhe.com/socscience/foreignlang/conf/task1.htm

    http://www.jalt-publications.org/tlt/files/98/jul/willis.html

    http://www.onestopenglish.com/section.asp?catid=59430&docid=146389

    Beginners

    Beare, K. “Absolute beginner English” at http://esl.about/com/od/teachingbeginners/a/ab_beg_intro_2.htm

    British Council “Questions and answers: Teaching absolute beginners” at http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/talk/questions/absolute_beginners.shtml

    http://www.free-clipart-pictures.net/ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    materials

    http://www.ameprc.mq.edu.au/docs/fact_sheets/Teaching_Issues_Fact_Sheet_10.pdfhttp://hltmag.co.uk/jul07/mart01.htm ~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Teaching grammar

    http://www.impactseries.com/grammar/becoming.htmlhttp://www.hltmag.co.uk/mar03/sart3.htmhttp://www.tttjournal.co.uk/uploads/File/back_articles/In_Language_Teaching.pdfhttp://www.hltmag.co.uk/nov00/sart1.htm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Multiple intelligences

    · Pues, S.E. (2004). “You’ve got style! Adult learning style profile” Tarzana, California: S.E. Pues http://puesliteracy.org/pdffiles/learningstyleprofile.pdf

    · Pues & Associates. (2003). “Learning Styles”. http://puesliteracy.org/pdffiles/learningstyle1103.pdf

    http://www.cal.org/resources/archive/digest/1989styles.htmlhttp://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/articles/multiple-intelligenceshttp://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/articles/learning-styles-teachinghttp://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICDocs/data/ericdocs2sql/content_storage_01/0000019b/80/16/cd/7a.pdfhttp://www.hltmag.co.uk/jan08/mart04.htm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Good teachers

    Use this link to see what characteristics students think good teachers should have.

    http://humanities.byu.edu/elc/teacher/bestteacher.html

    http://www.cewca.org/PDF/self-assessment%20guide.pdf

    http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/articles/teacher-talking-time

    http://www.tttjournal.co.uk/uploads/File/back_articles/Breaking%20rules.pdf

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    Teaching students from different cultures

    Peterson, E. & Coltrane, B. (2003). “Culture in second language teaching” in ERIC Digest (http://www.cal.org/resources/digest/0309peterson.html )

    http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/articles/intercultural-learning-1

    http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/think/articles/intercultural-learning-2

    http://iteslj.org/Lessons/Kajiura-Intercultural.html

    http://iteslj.org/questions/culture.html

    http://iteslj.org/Techniques/Cullen-Culture.htmlhttp://www.cortland.edu/flteach/lessons/ACTFLexecsumm.pdfhttp://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICDocs/data/ericdocs2sql/content_storage_01/0000019b/80/27/f6/b1.pdfhttp://www.ameprc.mq.edu.au/docs/fact_sheets/03TeachingStrategies.pdfhttp://www.kw.cacr.org.nz/File.Writer.aspx?File=98&FileNo= ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Reading

    http://www.cal.org/resources/digest/reading_digest.htmlhttp://www.storyarts.org/articles/storytelling.html ~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Integrated activities and tasks

    Listening

    http://iteslj.org/links/ESL/Listening/
    http://www.angelfire.com/yt/efl/#SEC23

    Speaking and conversation

    http://iteslj.org/questions/
    http://www.5minuteenglish.com/reading.htm
    http://www.5minuteenglish.com/vocabulary.htm

    Integrating the four domains:


    http://www.eslpartyland.com/teachers/nov/skills.htm#Activities,%20Games,%20&%20Quizzes
    http://www.monografias.com/trabajos17/integrated-skills/integrated-skills.shtml

    http://www.lyrics.com/

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  • teaching writing

    http://nadabs.tripod.com/writing/

    http://teacher.scholastic.com/professional/teachwriting/index.htmhttp://eleaston.com/writing.htmlhttp://coe.sdsu.edu/people/jmora/L2WritingMMdl/default.htmhttp://www.cal.org/caela/esl_resources/digests/Writing.htmlhttp://humanities.byu.edu/elc/teacher/teaching_writing/Teaching_Writing.htmlhttp://www.cal.org/caela/esl_resources/digests/Writing.html
  • TESOL sites

    http://a4esl.org/

    http://abcteach.com/directory/basics/flashcards/a_to_z_flashcards/

    http://babel.uoregon.edu/yamada/guides/esl.html

    http://bogglesworldesl.com/

    http://eleaston.com/

    http://eltnotebook.blogspot.com/

    http://esl.about.com/

    http://eslus.com/eslcenter.htm

    http://exchanges.state.gov/forum/

    http://iteslj.org/

    http://members.aol.com/eslkathy/teacher.htm

    http://members.aol.com/Jakajk/ESLLessons.html

    http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/esl/

    http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/esl/eslteacher.html

    http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/lss/lang/esl.html

    http://s132633050.websitehome.co.uk/index.htm

    http://tell.fll.purdue.edu/JapanProj//FLClipart/

    http://tesl-ej.org/ej39/toc.html

    http://towerofenglish.com/

    http://www.businessenglishonline.net/profile/emailservice.asp

    http://www.communityesol.org.uk/

    http://www.csun.edu/~hcedu013/eslplans.html

    http://www.eltweb.com/liason/

    http://www.englishbanana.com/index.html

    http://www.englishclub.com/

    http://www.englishdaily626.com/

    http://www.englishforum.com/00/

    http://www.englishforums.com/

    http://www.englishlearner.com/teachers/index.html

    http://www.englishpage.com/

    http://www.english-to-go.com/

    http://www.english-zone.com/study/basics.html

    http://www.eslcafe.com/

    http://www.eslflow.com/

    http://www.eslgo.com/

    http://www.eslgold.com/

    http://www.eslhq.com/

    http://www.esl-lounge.com/

    http://www.eslmag.com/

    http://www.eslpartyland.com/

    http://www.eslpartyland.com/teachers/Tinitial.htm

    http://www.eslweb.org/

    http://www.eslwonderland.com/

    http://www.etprofessional.com/index.php

    http://www.flo-joe.co.uk/

    http://www.handoutsonline.com/

    http://www.learnenglish.org.uk/

    http://www.lessonplanspage.com/

    http://www.lingolex.com/jstefl.htm

    http://www.manythings.org/

    http://www.manythings.org/tesl/

    http://www.marksesl.com/teachers_area.htm

    http://www.onestopenglish.com/

    http://www.simplyesl.com/

    http://www.sitesforteachers.com/index.html

    http://www.siu.edu/~cesl/teachers/prdir.html

    http://www.speak-read-write.com/

    http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/

    http://www.tesol.org/s_tesol/index.asp

    http://www.tesolmax.com/topsites/index.php?a=teachall

    http://www.tolearnenglish.com/

    http://www.topenglishteaching.com/

    http://www.uni.edu/becker/TESOL_ESL2.html

    http://www.usingenglish.com/

    http://www2.gol.com/users/billp/course/contents.html

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