Recommended for Beginning Learners


Resources for Lesson Content Including Worksheets


Websites with News and Current Events


Storytelling and Tools to Encourage Conversation


Tutoring with Videos




Self-study for Students


How to Practice English 


Recommended Books


Tutoring Practices that Promote Cognitive and Affective Development 


Handouts from Tutor U:


Resources students can use on their own:


General Teaching Resources:


Grammar Resources:


Encouraging Conversation Resources:

Job Related Resources:

HiSET/GED Resources:

Citizenship Resources:



Videos to understand the U.S. Higher Education System 



Suggested Books to Try at FPL:

Teaching adults: an ESL resource book  (LITERACY 374.012 Teaching 2013)
 Teaching adults: a math resource book   (LITERACY 510.71 Serkies)
Teaching adults : a literacy resource book   (LITERACY 374.012 Teaching 2013)
The ESL/ELL teacher's survival guide : ready-to-use strategies, tools, and activities for teaching English language learners of all levels        (LITERACY 428.24 Ferlazzo)
50 strategies for teaching English language learners                 (LITERACY 428.24 Herrell 2016)
Tips at your fingertips : teaching strategies for adult literacy tutors                (LITERACY 428.4 Tips)
How to Teach Adults : Plan Your Class, Teach Your Students, Change the World            (374 Spalding 2014)
The literacy tutor's handbook : a guide for planning, assessment, and instruction                     (LITERACY 374.012 Kaufman)
I speak English 5 : a guide to teaching English to speakers of other languages- listening, speaking, reading, writing                    (LITERACY 428 Colvin 2012)
Teaching adults : a HiSET® Exam resource book     (LITERACY 373.12 Allen)

Litstart : strategies for adult literacy and ESL tutors

(LITERACY 374.012 Frey 1999)