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Passive activities are activities that are often more individualized. These activities can relate to writing, drawing, listening and/or a combination of the three. Sometimes there is speaking as well, but the emphasis is not there. These activities are often good for quiet time and a teacher's peace of mind.

An ESL students written essay Beginning Essay Writing Intermediate Elementary-Adolescent

ESL students doing an activity using comics Comics I Elementary-Adult

An ESL students comics Comics II Elementary-Adult

An ESL students work from a drawing activity Draw it Kindergarten-Adult

An ESL students mind map Mind Maps Intermediate Elementary-Adult

ESL students doing a dictation activity Take a Dictation Elementary-Adult

An ESL activity where students are raising their hands One Hand, Two Hands Kindergarten-Adult

ESL puzzles Puzzles Kindergarten-Adult