ESL Speaking Fall 2018 W4

It’s week 4 of the semester and a short one because of the Chuseok holiday.


  • Please continue to practice listening with the online listening lessons
  • Please finish your reading book, the book report is due the class of Week 5.

Hour 1

Pair Work Fluency Drill (20)

This speaking activity helps build fluency by forcing you to remember lots of words in a short period of time.

Here is the speaking worksheet for this activity.


  • get 2-3 partners.
  • get a stop watch ready on your phone
  • ask a question and count the number of correct answers in 60 seconds
  • keep score and find a winner


Make a Story (25)

This is a jigsaw story making activity that will help you create good sentences and build your memory.

Step 1

  • work with a partner and make a story with your pictures
  • each person should write the story

Step 2

  • practice telling your story with your partner

Step 3

  • make a new group 
  • each person should have a different story
  • tell your story and try not to read it
  • make the story from memory
  • the other people in the group must ask a total of 5 W-H questions 

Here are the pictures.


Hour 2

Listen, Remember and Think (25)

Listen to this old children’s story. Can you remember the details?

Part 1 (5)

Do a quick review of vocabulary.

Part 2 (5)

Listen to the story and answer T-F questions.

Part 4 (15)

Answer discussion questions in small groups.



Worksheet about Books (15)

Here are some puzzles and word games related to the topic of books. Get the puzzle worksheet here.

Dictogloss (15)

A kind of dictation exercise, only a littler harder … and better.