Name that song!



ESL: Songs for adults listening activity

Why not try a fill the gap exercise with nice and slow American or British pop songs? Here’s my selection:


ESL: How to make kids sing in the classroom

I’m going to add to this post the songs that I’ve been testing at school. Music is the key for learning new vocabulary through catchy melodies and simple lyrics like these ones:

Come with me now by Kongos

Changes by Faul & Wad Ad vs. Pnau

Happy by Pharrell Williams

Little Talks by Of Monsters and Men

Take Me Out by Franz Ferdinand

Scream & Shout by

Call me maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen

Clint Eastwood by Gorillaz

Aeroplane by Red Hot Chili Peppers

Horse with no name by America

Happy Days (U.S. series)


ESL: Best kids song for classroom

Songs are awesome with kids. It’s amazing how they learn lyrics without exactly understanding every single word they are pronouncing. Here’s one that works after the first listening: The Finger Family