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The Macmillan Dictionary is going places

'Macmillan Dictionaries will no longer appear as physical books. The final copies are rolling off the presses at this very moment, and from next year, Macmil...
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Music or message?

Music or message? | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Video Exploitation

By Ben

 Overview:

Music videos are still the most popular genre on YouTube and other video
sharing platforms but they are now also increasingly visible elsewhere
online, such as in social media, as well as in advertising and live events.
Some artists have pushed the boundaries of the form by creating interactive
music videos, such as Bob Dylan http://video.bobdylan.com/  and Arcade Fire
http://www.justareflektor.com. Other contemporary singers like Taylor Swift
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Get exam ready: Focus on speaking

Get exam ready: Focus on speaking | English for International Students | Scoop.it

Speaking examiners give their advice and tips on how to do well in the Speaking paper.

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Reverse Reading - a quick approach to prepping Conversation classes

Reverse Reading - a quick approach to prepping Conversation classes | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Q: When is a conversation lesson not a conversation lesson? A: When it's actually a reading lesson with some discussion questions tacked on for the last ten minutes. **A common approach to conversa...
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General Elections in The UK - Intermediate Reading Quiz

General Elections in The UK - Intermediate Reading Quiz | English for International Students | Scoop.it
ESL reading comprehension quiz for intermediate level English learners - read a text about General Elections in the United Kingdom, and then test how much you have understood by completing a multiple choice online quiz.
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May Day (England) Webquest | efl-resource.com

May Day (England) Webquest | efl-resource.com | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Levels: intermediate to advanced. Ages: older teens; adults. Type: competitive reading lesson using a decent internet connection. Skills: reading; listening and
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Professional development – What’s your profile | Have you had your five a year? | Take a Challenge | teachSTEP | Webinars

Professional development – What’s your profile | Have you had your five a year? | Take a Challenge | teachSTEP | Webinars | English for International Students | Scoop.it
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Language testing for UK Visas and Immigration: IELTS recognised for all categories of visa

Language testing for UK Visas and Immigration: IELTS recognised for all categories of visa | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Cambridge English Language Assessment provides exams and qualifications for learners and teachers of English. See the full range of what we offer.
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Video Shorts in ELT

Video Shorts in ELT | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Welcome to Video Shorts in English Language Teaching This website accompanies a series of talks and workshops I'll be doing in 2015 You can expect to find activities and tips relating to using short video clips in the ELT classroom Hope you find it useful ~ Mike Harrison Want to stay in the loop with…
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Film English: Mind the Gap

Film English: Mind the Gap | English for International Students | Scoop.it
This EFL lesson plan is designed around a moving and poignant short film by Luke Flanagan titled Mind the Gap. Students watch the first part of the film speculate and predict how it is going to end...
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Spring resources

Spring resources | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Spring has sprung! We’ve gathered together all of our Easter and springtime resources so you can delight your students with topical lessons full of the joys of spring.
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The Gift

The Gift | English for International Students | Scoop.it
This EFL lesson is designed around a beautiful short animation by Julio Pol and the themes of love and relationships. Students watch a trailer and predict a story, watch a short film and write a na...
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Festival Webquests: St Patrick's Day: Student page

Festival Webquests: St Patrick's Day: Student page | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Who was St Patrick? What is the history of St Patrick’s Day? In this webquest you will find the answers to these questions and learn about how 17th March is celebrated around the world.
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Free Online Poster Maker

Free Online Poster Maker | English for International Students | Scoop.it

Lucidpress is a professional-quality poster maker for everyone. With a library of templates and a drag-and-drop interface, you'll have an attention-grabbing poster made in no time.


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This is a great tool for creating classroom materials or for getting students to show the outcomes of their projects.

Charlie Dare's curator insight, May 23, 9:46 PM

A great resource for making attention grabbing bands promotion with crowd concert photos, Song tracks and Video grab stills from each.What ever the creative mind can conceive~

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A film-making Competition to Celebrate the Publication of My New Book Film in Action

A film-making Competition to Celebrate the Publication of My New Book Film in Action | English for International Students | Scoop.it
I'm delighted that my new book Film in Action has been published and is now available to buy at book stores or on Amazon. It’s a great honour to join all the wonderful authors in the DELTA Teacher ...
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Welcome to EFL Magazine

Welcome to EFL Magazine | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Check out our great, free resources for English language teaching. EFL Magazine
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Extensive Reading: How easy is easy?

This is an excerpt from my presentation at the 2015 IATEFL conference, titled "Extensive Reading: Benefits and Implementation". It illustrates the 95% to 98% k…
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Webquest: Celebrating St George's Day: 23rd April

Webquest: Celebrating St George's Day: 23rd April | English for International Students | Scoop.it
In this webquest, discover the answers to the questions: Who was St. George? Where is his day celebrated? And did he really kill a dragon?
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ESL Holiday Lessons.com: Earth Day

ESL Holiday Lesson plan on Earth Day. Handouts and mp3 listening.
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How to prepare for Cambridge English: ESOL Skills for Life | Cambridge English

How to prepare for Cambridge English: ESOL Skills for Life | Cambridge English | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Find out about preparation materials, including exam information, guidance and plans for Certificates in ESOL Skills for Life.
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Resources for teachers | Cambridge English

Resources for teachers | Cambridge English | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Find a wide range of Cambridge English resources to help refresh your lesson-planning or develop your teaching.
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▶ An animated history of Daylight Saving Time - BBC iWonder - YouTube

More information: http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z9rhn39 Stephen Fry tells the colourful history of why we change the clocks.
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How To Write Film And Video Activities (Training Course For ELT Writers Book 14):Amazon.co.uk:Kindle Store

Amazon.co.uk How To Write Film And Video Activities (Training Course For ELT Writers Book 14)
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Water webquest: Student page

Water webquest: Student page | English for International Students | Scoop.it
Water is amazing stuff - nothing on Earth can live without it. Find out more about water’s properties and why it’s so important in our watery webquest …
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March 22 is World Water Day

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Iatefl Online

Iatefl Online | English for International Students | Scoop.it

'Join us for IATEFL Manchester Online for live coverage of 2015 Manchester IATEFL Conference.         If you can't attend the 2015 IATEFL Conference, follow the event online!         Manchester Online coverage starts: 10th April, 2015'

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