Friday, November 2, 2018

Learn ESL English in Toronto

The library has books, online tools, and classes to help people learning English as a second language.

ESL learning materials

Books

Barron's IELTS: International English Language Testing System50 steps to improving your grammarOfficial TOEFL iBT tests. Volume 1Oxford picture dictionary

Databases and online tools

IELTS

Practice tests with answers. Prepare for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam.

ESL classes

Classes taught in English only

Cedarbrae

Classes offered September to July
Basic
Wednesdays & Fridays, 10:30 a.m. –1:30 p.m.
Co-sponsor: Toronto Catholic District School Board

Dawes Road

Classes offered from September to June
For information call 416–396–3820
Intermediate
Tuesdays – Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Co-sponsor: Toronto Catholic District School Board

Downsview

Classes offered September to June
For information call 416–338–4300
Beginner/Intermediate
Mondays – Fridays, 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Beginner/Intermediate
Mondays – Thursdays, 12 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board

Fairview

Classes offered September to June
Registration required. For information call 416–395–5750
Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board

Goldhawk Park

Classes offered September to June
For information call 416-222–8282, ext. 2499
Beginner/Low intermediate 
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Co-sponsor: Toronto Catholic District School Board

Malvern

Classes offered September to June 
Beginner 
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Parkdale

Classes offered September to June
For information call: 416–338–4300
Beginner/Intermediate
Mondays – Fridays, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board

Pleasant View

Classes offered September to June
Beginner/Intermediate
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board

Classes with bilingual instruction

Riverdale

Classes offered September to June
For information call 416-338-4300
Cantonese/Mandarin/English
Low Beginner and Beginner
Mondays to Thursdays, 12:30 – 3:00 p.m. 
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board and Eastview Neighbourhood Community Centre
Mid-Beginner
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
Co-sponsor: Toronto District School Board