Wednesday, June 19, 2024

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON - “ESL Newcomer Activity Sampler Freebie - ESL - English Beginners - ELL”

by Fun To Teach
Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Ready for a little free help with your English Newcomers? This ESL NEWCOMERS sampler freebie of our Unit #1 contains great hands-on games and activities designed specifically for English beginners. This resource contains great hands-on games, grammar, and activities designed for ELLs.

This ELL Newcomer unit includes:

  • Basic phrases
  • Colors
  • Basic vocabulary
  • Vowels

✏️ Grab the full version of our ESL Newcomers Unit #1 ELL curriculum HERE ✏️

You get free ELD lesson plans, activities, and worksheets for:

  • sentence flip strips
  • sentence starters
  • Flap Fun Books
  • Plus Much More!

This freebie is designed to provide an understanding of basic English phrases and vocabulary and basic foundational skills in vowel sound recognition and writing for ESL beginning students who are unfamiliar with the English alphabet.

ELLs will also learn some everyday vocabulary associated with each letter of the alphabet. Check out all our ESL Newcomer activity units that build English skills at the beginning or early intermediate level of English

✏️ Grab the full version of our ESL Newcomers Unit #1 ELL curriculum HERE ✏️


Great to use with elementary ESL students and English newcomers in higher grades. With easily differentiated options, they fit a variety of learners. Critical thinking works for individual kids, small groups, or partners. Great for classrooms, speech therapy, ELD, and ESL groups. Grab yours today!

Use the ESL lesson plans and activities in:

  • stations
  • centers
  • rotations
  • review
  • early or fast finisher activities
  • and more

✏️ Grab the full version of our ESL Newcomers Unit #1 ELL curriculum HERE ✏️


Use ESL Newcomer Unit #1 for the first week your ESL Newcomer is in class. Keep those activities and worksheets in folders or on a science board for daily review!

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You can find all of my resources for teaching English to English Newcomers and ELD Language Learners that provide engaging, independent practice for your newcomer or beginner-level ESL, older ELLs, or adults.

ESL ELD Newcomer Unit - Asking Questions and Sequencing Events - Grammar Unit

More for teaching English grammar

Irregular Past Tense Verb Game

Three Sounds of 'ED' Past Tense Verb Games

Learning Centers Made Simple - Literacy Centers for Reading and Math

and you’ll be on your way!

Happy Teaching!


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