This page is always growing! Check back frequently.
Local Websites and Resources
- Ensina Petrolina on Scribd – A collection of all the presentations and documents we (Cara and Chelsea) have uploaded to share with you online.
- Curso de Inglês na UPE – Home page for the English department at UPE – Campus Petrolina.
- Cultura e Civilização Inglesa – UPE Professor Nelson’s page for English Culture and Civilization.
- Descomplicando o Inglês – Professor Nelson’s page for English practice.
English Language Learning Resources
- Cool Sites for ESL Students – A large collection of sites for students learning English. Features grammar, listening, speaking and reading practice, as well as vocabulary, test preparation and writing tips.
- Dave’s ESL Cafe – A wonderful online collection of resources for both students and teachers, from an “idea cookbook” of lesson plans to grammar tips, idioms, and phrasal verb practice.
- Speech Accent Archive – An amazing collection of recordings by native and non-native English speakers with varying accents.
Literature and Poetry
- Poetry 180 – A collection of 180 poems, created by one of Chelsea’s favorite poets. They are all short, and some are quite simple!
- 100,000 Limericks – A page that helps you create your own “limerick,” a type of rhyming poem.
- EServer Short Fiction Collection – An online collection of short fiction in English, many by important American and international authors.