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In the Mobile Learning category The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera. – Yousuf Karsh Every day people share the stories of their lives through images and short video clips on Instagram. We heart them and comment on them.
There is a good chance that many readers will have only the haziest idea of what adaptive learning is. There is a much better chance that most English language teachers, especially those working in...
DoS Nexus's insight:
I checked this out after reading about Philip Kerr's talk at the IH Bcn Conference. If you're planning to work in education in the future, you might like to read it too. Don't make my mistake of starting with part 'neo-liberalism and solutionism' though. You might not want to stay in teaching then.
Level: Pre-intermediate Location: Connected Classroom Skills Focus: Speaking Language focus: In-game vocabulary Game: Monkey Go Happy In my experience I’ve found that young language learners can assimilate and produce language above their level if...
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This simple activity could be done with almost any level to practise adjectives (and perhaps comparatives) and give the class a sense of group. It will also result in something you can put on the wall.
Level: Primary Language Focus: Alphabet Skills Focus: Pronunciation Game: Valentine’s Typing This game is used to practice and consolidate the pronunciation of the letters of the alphabet. It can be played either in a connected classroom or a...
Sarah Philpot, Headway Academic Skills co-author, discusses the issue of addressing academic needs as early as possible in language learning. You can join Sarah for her upcoming webinar “Integrating academic study skills from A1” on 18th February.