Mobile-assisted Language Learning (MALL) for the 21st Century

Claire Bradin Siskin

Where to Get Apps



Google Play Apps for Android phones and tablets
iTunes Store media playback program developed by Apple. PC and Mac versions available

Instructional Apps

Cambridge Apps for Learners of English many apps; some free and others for purchase
Oxford University Press many apps; some free and others for purchase

"Other Apps"

Kahoot! gamified student response system
5 Minute Guide to Kahoot! tutorial video
Socrative student response system
Tiny Tap create and play educational games
10 Mobile Apps to Learn English by Jennifer Nascimento
16 Incredible iPad Apps for ESL Learners Many of these are also available for Android tablets.
"25 ideas for using WhatsApp with English language students" by Oxford University Press ELT


Going Mobile: Teaching with Hand-Held Devices book by Nicky Hockly andGavin Dudeney

Mobile Learning: Languages, Literacies and Cultures book by Mark Pegrum

Mobile pedagogy for English language teaching: a guide for teachers free book by Agnes Kukulska-Hulme, Lucy Norris and Jim Donohue; published by the British Council
"Going to the MALL: Mobile Assisted Language Learning" by George Chinnery
Mobile Assisted Language Learning Wikipedia article
“Managing the digital classroom - Getting students' attention” by Nik Peachey

Last modified: October 19, 2016

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