One Strategy for Teaching ESL (English as a Second Language) Students: Labeling Objects

One important strategy when teaching ESL students is to have a “print rich” environment.  In other words, label everything you can.  Index cards and colored markers are a great way to do this.   Here are some examples of things to label:  chair, table, desk, door, window, chalkboard, bookcase, flag, trash can, TV, etc.   The more you can label, the better.