Castle School Agua Dulche|Other Ways to Say "I Don't Like It"|This short list could be a helpful reference tool for newcomers and other low English proficiency students who are learning the social language of English, or BICS (Basic Interpersonal Communication Skills).
Conversation Jenga! Write questions on the blocks and have students answer as they play. Get your students speaking Spanish (or French, or German, or whatever language you teach!) and make conversation practice their favorite part of class.
www.myenglishteacher.eu, "What Are the Best Questions to Ask to Get to Know Someone?" This infographic could be a fun speaking/listening exercise for a pair of ELLs, or for teachers to use to get to know their ELL students better.