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Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention

Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Humor activates the brain's dopamine reward system, stimulating goal-oriented motivation and long-term memory, which means that humor can improve retention in students of all ages.
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How teachers can recognise and help children with autism | British Council

How teachers can recognise and help children with autism | British Council | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
As we celebrate World Autism Awareness Day, Peter Moran shares the story of his son and provides information and advice for teachers to help them recognise and assist children with autism.
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Herramientas web para crear y compartir

Herramientas web para crear y compartir | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Recomendamos, entonces,  diez herramientas web basándonos en nuestra experiencia de uso para crear y publicar contenidos online de forma gratuita.

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Google lanza un curso online y gratuito para educadores

Google lanza un curso online y gratuito para educadores | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Google Basics for Teaching es un nuevo MOOC para todos aquellos que deseen conocer cómo utilizar las herramientas educativas que ofrece Google
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Two Little Letters

Two Little Letters | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
It’s amazing how much of a difference two letters can make… I love technology in my personal life and I’m open to it in the classroom too. It’s part of my principled eclecticism approach to teachin...
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Cover All Four Skills With This Simple, 4-Step Activity Your Students Will Love

Cover All Four Skills With This Simple, 4-Step Activity Your Students Will Love | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
A teacher’s work is never done, and the more we can multitask with our class activities, the better off both we and our students will be. This simple activity is perfect for the teache
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This is a very interesting way of working with children!

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Recursos TIC para las clases de inglés | Nuevas tecnologías aplicadas a la educación | Educa con TIC

Recursos TIC para las clases de inglés | Nuevas tecnologías aplicadas a la educación | Educa con TIC | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
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Videos in Your ESL Class Part 2

Videos in Your ESL Class Part 2 | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered how to use video in your ESL classes, without just sitting your students down in front of the screen and hitting 'Play'? Here are five more activities for you to try.
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Free ESL Fun Games, Interactive Grammar & Vocabulary Games for Classrooms

Free ESL Fun Games, Interactive Grammar & Vocabulary Games for Classrooms | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Fun Games for ESL Teachers and Students, Powerpoint Games, Games for Kids, Printable Board Games and Poker Card Games, Interactive Games and Game Templates for ESL Lesson Plans, Snakes and Ladders, ESL Hangman Games, Wheel of Fortune, TEFL Games, ...

 
Interactive Games that practice: Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading, Spelling, Pronunciation and Listening skills.
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Board games and more games you can print and take to class .Also you will find templates for building yours.

Browse games by levels.  EASY, MEDIUM & HIGH LEVELS

 

 

Powerpoint games:excellent classroom games for classes with white boards and computers templates

Templates help you to quickly build customized games and activities for your ESL/EFL lessons.


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V is for Vocabulary teaching

V is for Vocabulary teaching | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
A teacher educator in Norway reports on how she has used ideas from my book How to Teach Vocabulary (2002) on an in-service course for local primary and lower secondary school teachers. Mona Flognf...
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Picking Up a Second Language Is Predicted by Ability to Learn Patterns - Association for Psychological Science

Picking Up a Second Language Is Predicted by Ability to Learn Patterns - Association for Psychological Science | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
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Teaching English in Russia: 8 Things You'll Wish You'd Done Before You Went

Teaching English in Russia: 8 Things You'll Wish You'd Done Before You Went | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
So you've renewed your passport, got your visa and been for a health check? Technically, all you need to do now is pack, but there's a few extra things you'll really wish y
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Teaching "Used To" to Second Language Learners

Teaching "Used To" to Second Language Learners | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Here's a way to introduce the structure "used to" to your ESL students. (Teaching "Used To" to Second Language Learners - http://t.co/PTiZBX6PEF)
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Miles de audios libres de derechos para tus proyectos de aprendizaje

Miles de audios libres de derechos para tus proyectos de aprendizaje | Second language teaching | Scoop.it

¿Necesitas recursos de audio libres de derechos para tus proyectos multimedia? Seguro que sí, y es que con el avance de la tecnología es cada vez más sencillo producir nuestros propios recursos multimedia. Compartimos tres sitios en Internet donde podrán reproducir y descargar miles de archivos de audio y música para que las utilicemos de la manera que mejor convenga a nuestros proyectos.


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Recursos de audio con licencias LIBRES.

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Free Music ArchiveBiblioteca de Audio de YoutubeConverse Rubbers Tracks

 

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Aprendizaje cooperativo. Cómo formar equipos de aprendizaje en clase

Aprendizaje cooperativo. Cómo formar equipos de aprendizaje en clase | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Elaboración de grupos o equipos basados en el aprendizaje cooperativo en el el aula.

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Maneras de usar las nubes de palabras en el aula

Maneras de usar las nubes de palabras en el aula | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
8 maneras de usar las nubes de palabras en el aula

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Ideas originales y interesantes...

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¿Qué es la Dislexia? Infografía -Orientacion Andujar

¿Qué es la Dislexia? Infografía -Orientacion Andujar | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
¿Qué es la Dislexia? Infografía
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Spelling Scribble

Spelling Scribble | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Here's an easy way for students to practice their spelling words. Have them draw a big scribble on their page - remind them to leave big spaces in their scribble! Using coloured pencils, they can t...
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Experimenting with English (Part 2) - Activities for learners to do outside the classroom [26 and counting!]

Experimenting with English (Part 2) - Activities for learners to do outside the classroom [26 and counting!] | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
In my blog post Experimenting with English: scaffolding learner autonomy, I discussed how I approached helping my learners to use English outside the classroom, drawing on learner autonomy theory a...
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ELT Podcast Episode 4 Developing pronunciation

Phil Keegan talks to pronunciation expert Jonathan Marks about why teaching pronunciation is important. There are also a few practical tips on how to incorporate pronunciation work into your everyday teaching


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A 20 minute podcast on pronunciation with some useful tips and links.

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Free use of English Exercises | Cambridge ESOL English Exercises | Free Online Language Tests

Free use of English Exercises | Cambridge ESOL English Exercises | Free Online Language Tests | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Free Online Language Tests for English language students - Cambridge ESOL Exam tests (#fce Use of #English online practice http://t.co/xgZd6JBAPM #edchat #educhat #education #cambridge c.c.

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Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate Listening - Songs To Learn English

Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate Listening - Songs To Learn English | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
Song-based online activities for adult English language students and young learners to practise listening skills, by popular singers such as Adele, Amy Winehouse, Olly Murs, Dido, Duffy, Jason Mraz, Marilyn Manson, as well as many well known...

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English360: BusyTeacher's Detailed Review

English360: BusyTeacher's Detailed Review | Second language teaching | Scoop.it
English360 promises “a better way to use the web for teaching English”. Sounds promising, doesn’t it? Read on to find out more.
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Intermediate Reading Comprehension - The Hunger Project

Intermediate listening lesson for English language learners and IELTS students about the World Hunger Project. Practise your listening skills by watching a video about the project and the work they do, and completing a multiple choice online quiz.
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CAL: Digests:The Role of Metacognition in Second Language Teaching and Learning

The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) aims to promote and improve the teaching and learning of languages, identify and solve problems related to language and culture, and serve as a resource for information about language and culture.
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