Lyrics, cloze exercises, and YouTube videos with closed captions in English
Songs in English (video clips-mostly with English closed captions- and exercises/worksheets when possible) Kelly Clarkson "Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)", Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Carly Rae Jepsen, Christina Aguilera, Whitney Huston, Adele, Michael Buble, Alexander Rybak (Eurovision Winner 2009), Lenny Kravitz, Simon and Garfunkel, Bee Gees, Michael Jackson, Fergie, Pink, Backstreet Boys, Lighthouse Family, Beatles, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Sting, Pink Floyd, Eagles, Avril Lavigne, Supertramp, U2, Bob Dylan, Tracy Chapman, Mariah Carey, Connie Talbot, Brooks & Dunn and James Blunt, Lady Gaga (inspiration for her name), and even theme from "Top Gun" with Tom Cruise - Take My Breath Away
Song Parodies Written By Students
Lyrics and cloze exercises for songs that work well in ESL or EFL classes.
Beatles songs with subtitles in English (Closed Captions) for ESL/EFL/ELT teaching is a way of using video and getting students to sing together in class. Wonderful vocabulary, easy to understand lyrics, music known the whole world round; an excellent way to communcate with other nationalities; universal meaning.
Songs (video clips with English closed captions/subtitled lyrics) for ESL/EFL courses by Queen, Christina Aguilera, Rihanna, Bee Gees, Iron Maiden, Alexander Rybak - Eurovision Winner 2009 - Norway, Jóhanna Guðrún - Second in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 - Iceland, Radiohead, Dixie Chicks, Supertramp, The Cure, Erasure, The Beach Boys, David Bowie, Men at Work, Roxette, Gary Moore, Foo Fighters, Frogs, The Statler Brothers, Roxette. Also songs from cartoons like the Lion King.