Literacy Resources Literacy Resources

The sites below are a mix of information-based resources and fun games to help tutors and learners. 

 

Active Reading
Learning to love reading

All Puzzles

Word games, maths problems and logic puzzles.

 

Behind the News

Weekly video segments with transcripts and teacher resources. Aimed at children but most segments will also be of interest to adults.

 

British Council Teachings

Articles, teaching suggestions and games for all age levels. 

 

English Club

Tutor and learner sections. Wide variety of exercises and quizzes for learning English. Includes sections on pronunciation and tips for improving listening ability for ESL students.

 

Englishpage.com

Tutorials, worksheets and a range of resources and forums for learners.

 

English Tenses

Online exercises designed to support ESL students.

 

IELTS
General training module to prepare for taking the IELTS Test. Available via the website or download the app.

 

Irish National Adult Literacy Agency

Printable exercises and online games.

 

Lumosity

Brain training including maths and word games. Also available as a free app for tablets and phones.

 

Many Things

For ESL students. An American site.

 

Purdue Online Writing Lab (Purdue OWL)

A University site. Includes grammar information and ESL resources.

 

Skillswise

Split into English and maths sections. Fact sheets, interactive games, quizzes and exercises.