ESL at Home: 8 Weeks, Tech Free

Hello! Thanks so much for your commitment to your students.  Here you will find links to activities for students in grades K through 12. They require only paper and pencil, and some materials that can be found around the house.

English K-8, written by Maria Montroni-Currais, NJ

Spanish, courtesy of the River Falls District, WI.

Portuguese, courtesy of Maria Costa, MA

Somali, courtesy of the Saint Cloud, MN Community Volunteers

Arabic, courtesy of a student, TN

Chinese, courtesy of a student and her family, WV

French, courtesy of Jennifer Larance, VA

Urdu, courtesy of Saba Ahmed, NJ

Vietnamese, courtesy of Julia O’Neil, MN and Mai Hoang

Punjabi, courtesy of Savdeep, Hargurjeet, and Ritu, NJ.

Polish, courtesy of Kasia Liu, NJ.

Hindi, courtesy of Savdeep, Hargurjeet, and Ritu, NJ.

Haitian Creole, courtesy of Denise Vega-Moore, NJ

Turkish, courtesy of Ayse Takhim, NJ

Burmese, courtesy of Globelink, LLC via Talonna Hybki, CO

Korean, courtesy of JaeJun Daniel Cho via Lisa Geib and Heidi Son, TX

Japanese, courtesy of a student, TN

German, courtesy of Michelle Cimenton, Lyons H.S., KS

Italian, courtesy of Andrea Williams, KS

Nepali, courtesy of Tarwan Tiwari, Nepali liason for Springfield, MA

Khmer, courtesy of Phela Chan, MA

English 9-12, courtesy of Cornelia Okraski, Fort Mill, SC

Romanian, courtesy of Maria Bornea, TN

We are still looking for translations in languages such as:

Pashto, Zomi, Hmong, Tagalog, Tigrinyan, Ukrainian

If you or someone you know can effectively translate into these languages, please email

Stay healthy! – Maria Montroni-Currais, ESL and G&T Teacher, Somerdale, NJ