Mini ESL Filler Lessons

These Mini ESL fillers are great introduction or finisher lessons, or anytime you have a gap and want to fill it up with something useful.

Valentines Word Scramble - Intermediate level

Valentines Word Scramble Unscramble the letters to discover the words! ucdip          ________________________________ eolv            ________[...]


How Many Words in “Winter Wonderland”? - ESL Winter word search

How Many Words? Can you find 10 words hidden in “Winter Wonderland”? 1. ______________________________ 2. ______________________________ 3. [...]


Valentines Day Sentence Patterns - I Like - I Don't Like

I Like / I Don’t Like Write “I like” or “I don’t like” in the blank space. ______________________ Valentine’s Day ______________________ the co[...]


The Hot Chocolate Mystery - a Winter ESl Creative writing prompt

The Hot Chocolate Mystery Someone stole the marshmallows from all of the hot chocolate cups. But who?...You finish the story. ____________________[...]


Easter Words

Easter Words A. Write the following words in all upper case letters. B. Write or speak the meaning of each word. C. Draw a picture of each.  1. [...]


Alpine Skiing at the Olympics – Winter Olympics vocabulary

Alpine Skiing at the Olympics – Winter Olympics vocabulary Alpine Skiing, also called downhill skiing, consists of four main events in the Winter Oly[...]


Easter Self Survey Give 10 reasons why you like Easter using “I like Easter because...”

Easter Self Survey A. Give 10 reasons why you like Easter using “I like Easter because...”   B. Now, ask these questions to others in your class, [...]


Winter Hokey Pokey - KIDS Winter ESL Vocabulary Song

Winter Hokey Pokey Use this activity to talk about clothing that’s worn during winter. Get your class to brainstorm all kinds of winter clothing idea[...]


Winter Verbs Worksheet

Winter Verbs Fill in the blanks with a verb that makes sense and then compare with your classmates. 1. I ____________________ to build snow forts [...]


Snowflakes on Strike! Winter ESl Creative Writing Prompt

Snowflakes on Strike! We’re on strike! We’re tired of freezing all the time and always falling down. Every day we lie around with nothing to do. We’r[...]


Valentine’s Word Find

Valentine’s Word Find How many words can you make out of Valentine’s Day? 1. ______________________________ 2. ______________________________ 3.[...]


Winter Clothes Word Search (Beginner)

Winter Clothes Word Search (Beginner)   BOOTS            MITTENS COAT               SOCKS EARMUFFS      SWEATER GLOVES           TURTLENEC[...]


Present participle – Expressing a progressive action

Present participle – Expressing a progressive action The present participle in English is a very easy and useful verb form to learn.  It is simply fo[...]


Spring Poem Discuss the 10 words in green with your class. “The Season of Spring”

Spring Poem Discuss the 10 words in green with your class. “The Season of Spring”  the season of spring weather seems to sing lovely love[...]


Learn to read with phonics – phonics for kids - the letter /C/

Words that begin and end with the letter /c/ (hard /k/ sound) The Letter /C/ Part 1: A)     Read the following words that begin with the le[...]


Phonics for Kids – /B/ Words – Phonics worksheets

Words that begin and end with the letter /b/ (hard /b/ sound)  the letter /B/   Part 1: A)     Read the following words that begin with[...]


Winter Wonderland Word Scramble (Advanced)

Winter Wonderland Word Scramble (Advanced) zabilzdr        _________________________ pmuteaerert   _________________________ nwaooidsrnbg  ____[...]


Easter Idioms

Work with a partner to discover what the idiom means. To egg someone on To put all your eggs in one basket To walk on egg shells You cannot [...]


How to write a cheque

How to write a cheque What is a cheque: A cheque is form of “currency”, which is a different word for money. A cheque is a form of money that yo[...]


Spelling Bee and Listening Bee - fun and useful ESL games

Spelling Bee and Listening Bee This lesson can be adjusted for all levels and ages. A Spelling Bee is a great ESL game for ESL students of all age[...]


Jack Frost, a Poem by Gabriel Setoun

Winter Vocabulary Read the poem and discuss new vocabulary.   Jack Frost (by Gabriel Setoun)   The door was shut, as doors shou[...]


Winter Sports Word Scramble

Winter Sports Word Scramble Unscramble the word for the sport. tbiaholn esepd nsaitgk kis ujminpg eferesylt ksiing wodnillh siikng no[...]


Winter Wonderland Word Scramble (Beginner)

Winter Wonderland Word Scramble (Beginner)  wnso     ___________________________ diwn     ___________________________ lodc      _______________[...]


Valentine’s Conversation Starters - a conversation prompt activity

Valentine’s Conversation Starters What is Valentine's Day? What is the origin of Valentine's Day? (Why do we celebrate Valentine's Day?) Is Va[...]


A Valentine’s Day Fruit and Vegetables Poem!

You may not carrot all for me The way I care for you. You may turnip your nose When I plead with you But if your heart should beet with [...]


How Many Words can You Make from "Happy Easter"?

How Many Words can You Make from "Happy Easter"? 1. _________________________________ 2. _________________________________ 3. _________________[...]


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