English Technology Resources
The Littleton Immigrant Resources Center has 2 iPads that program volunteers may check out to use in-house with a Bemis Public Library Card. The iPads can be checked out at the library front desk for a maximum of two hours at a time and must stay at the library during that time. The iPads have various apps and links to websites to help students improve their English and study for their Naturalization exam.
Adult ESL Curriculum - Intercambio's website providing free resources to go along with their textbooks. Scroll to bottom of the page to find free listening tracks for each level of the Intercambio books.
Bemis Public Library Website - View the calendar of special events and enjoy resources that are available at the library and online. A large variety of educational and informational databases are available through the Bemis Library website. Register for a library card today!
Mango Languages - Audio lessons with opportunity to listen to a native English speaker and then record yourself speaking. Over 70 languages to choose from plus English as a second language courses. You will need your Bemis Library card to access this site. Register for a library card today!
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English - this is an online dictionary; recommended by Intercambio.
Intercambio Resources - provides video supplements for the Pronunciation Fun video and listening tracks for the Intercambio curriculum
Intercambio Teachers' Blog - Provides teaching tips for ESL tutors.
Smart Phone Apps
Duolingo - Free smart phone app. Uses a variety of matching, writing, flashcard, and self-recording games to teach language. Students can set daily practice goals and track their progress.
Quizlet - Free smart phone app. Students can download study materials for a variety of topics, including English and US Citizenship. Teachers can assign flashcards, quizzes, and much more.