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50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom

50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom | Education | Scoop.it
The 50 tips and projects provide you and your students with 50 ways to incorporate Twitter into important and lasting lessons.
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Twitter in the classroom??

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Natural born linguists: what drives multi-language speakers?

Natural born linguists: what drives multi-language speakers? | Education | Scoop.it
Get out there and chat to native speakers if you want to learn a language, a group of multilingual speakers tell Martin Williams
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Why should I learn a language?

There are many possible reasons to learn a language. This page contains a number of them which might convince you to take the plunge into the wonderful world of languages.
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So many Americans think that learning a language other than their own is pointless and a waste of their time, yet they expect anyone who doesn't speak English to learn. This website is full of reasons to learn a second language and guides to help you choose which one and find out how to go about the process.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Lingualy Helps You Learn a Language While Browsing the Web

Free Technology for Teachers: Lingualy Helps You Learn a Language While Browsing the Web | Education | Scoop.it
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Lingualy is a good use of modern technology for the classroom.

 

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Teachers who work with English language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3 and 4-8 students learn to read.
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This website is full of resources for ESL/ELL teachers.

 

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10 Ways to Use Pinterest in the Classroom

10 Ways to Use Pinterest in the Classroom | Education | Scoop.it
Due to the popularity of my post Pinterest – Turning Procrastination into Classroom Preparation, I've decided to follow up with ways to use Pinterest with students. When using Pinterest, keep in mi...
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Some awesome ideas using Pinterest in the classroom.

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Top Ten Benefits of Early Language Learning

Top Ten Benefits of Early Language Learning | Education | Scoop.it

Learning a language at a young age can be very beneficial down the road. Children process things better and absorb information more than an adult, so early childhood is the best time to learn anything.

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ESL from the Inside : KQED Education | KQED Public Media for ...

ESL from the Inside : KQED Education | KQED Public Media for ... | Education | Scoop.it
When people are having a hard time understanding why it takes ESL students some time to acquire the language, I often resort to this guided visualization. Monolingual English speakers usually have the same answer to the ...
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5 Useful iPad Apps For ESL Students - Edudemic

5 Useful iPad Apps For ESL Students - Edudemic | Education | Scoop.it
What are some of the best iPad apps for ESL students? There's a ton out there but here are my personal favorites!

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Something to try ?

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Rewordify.com: Understand what you read

Rewordify.com: Understand what you read | Education | Scoop.it
Rewordify.com helps you understand more of what you read, faster. It translates hard English into easier English.
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Seems like it would be really helpful for ESL students.

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