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ELT Sandbox

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ELT Sandbox is a website devoted to the use of computer games and gaming in general as a stimulus for learning in the language classroom. With more and more people investing time in the English...
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YOU DON'T FOOL ME

YOU DON'T FOOL ME | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Humor makes the world go round, and All Fools' Day gives us a nice chance to exercise it playing practical jokes and hoaxes. This set of activities may give a good chuckle to both you and your stud...
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Feedback on writing

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Why is feedback important and how do you give feedback on writing? In this post you will find information about feedback, self- assessment and peer feedback, ideas on how to correct as well as a fe...
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Word Links: A Vocabulary Game

Word Links: A Vocabulary Game | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Vocabulary is easier to learn when it is relevant and when you can make associations or mental links to it. Word links is a great activity to build these connections. I am sure this activity goes b...
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Rebuild civilisation conversation lesson

Rebuild civilisation conversation lesson | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
My take on a conversation class classic. There have been many different versions, I did this one in my Spanish class and then translated it into English to use with my students. I am afraid I don't...
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Useful links for CELTA

Useful links for CELTA | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Anyone following my blog will know that CELTA took over my life in August last year, and will continue to dominate until the same time this year. I've been building this list in my head for a while...
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Incidental learning - ways to practise a language

Incidental learning - ways to practise a language | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
In her blog this week Chia Suan Chong looks at instances of incidental or accidental learning.
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The Gift

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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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Developing Reading Skills - A guest post by Suzanne Goodwin

Developing Reading Skills - A guest post by Suzanne Goodwin | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
I am delighted that Suzanne agreed to write this guest post based on a super INSETT session she recently delivered at IH Palermo. Without further ado, I'll hand over to Suzanne. There has been cons...
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Using a Ramdon Picker to Teach English

Using a Ramdon Picker to Teach English | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
It is a pity I am not working with primary or secondary students . I don't think I'll be able to use this tool at the beginning of the course. You see, I teach adults and it normally takes some time for them to get used to the way I teach and well I don't think I'll be able to ke
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The Travelling Teachers: How to write a letter: formal or informal style?

The Travelling Teachers: How to write a letter: formal or informal style? | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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Let's Go Physical

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They Shall enter the School room quietly, make a bow on entrance. Shall take their seat & keep the same till noon & the seat that they choose afternoon they shall keep till evening. There S...
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Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves

Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Consider using autonomy, competence, relatedness, and relevance as practical classroom strategies to reinforce the intrinsic motivation students need for making the most of their learning.
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Re-energise your teens class with a drama lesson

Re-energise your teens class with a drama lesson | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Move away from the coursebook by using drama and poetry in the classroom. A fun way to energise a stale class or to help a group get to know each other better. Photo by Pankaj Kaushal https://www.flickr.com/people/pankaj/
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Shareday Friday – Plenary: Speaking and listening about learning | Living and teaching in Spain

Shareday Friday – Plenary: Speaking and listening about learning | Living and teaching in Spain | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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Mind the Gap

Mind the Gap | TeachingEnglish | 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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Left Brain - Right Brain: This idea must die

Left Brain - Right Brain: This idea must die | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
The ever excellent Freakonomics podcast recently put out a podcast called "This Idea Must Die" in which they borrowed a concept from edge.org:  every year Edge.org asks a question and asks its cont...
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Marco Favero's curator insight, March 23, 4:42 PM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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mELTing Activities, Lessons and Ideas: Keep students off their phones, and help a child access water at the same time!

mELTing Activities, Lessons and Ideas: Keep students off their phones, and help a child access water at the same time! | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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The Passive: Engage Students in 5 Seconds! - ELT Connect

The Passive: Engage Students in 5 Seconds! - ELT Connect | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Engage your students with this fun task to introduce the passive
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Moises Escudero's curator insight, March 24, 8:25 PM

This is a useful resource when you have students with low motivation to learn English. Apathetic students can be a real drag even for the most motivated teacher. But this Web site has the solutions you need.

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Base-jumping Barnacle Goose

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MAIN AIMS  Listening, using a dictionary, prediction and sentence transformations SUITABLE FOR teens and adults, pre-advanced (B2.2) and above Click here for the Teacher's Notes Watch the video unt...
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Changing homework habits and perceptions

Changing homework habits and perceptions | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
‘My students don’t do homework’. We have all heard and said this before. Students say they do not have the time for homework, while teachers keep on assigning. Many teachers end up frustrated becau...
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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, March 19, 9:37 PM
This makes sense for all courses.
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Boy Oh Boy, Christmas Has Come Early For Teachers With The New StoryCorps Mobile App!

Boy Oh Boy, Christmas Has Come Early For Teachers With The New StoryCorps Mobile App! | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Anyone who's every listened to NPR is probably familiar with StoryCorps, and I've published several posts sharing their resources. They just unveiled a new free mobile app at the TED Conference tha...
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Branded Shorts

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To celebrate the forthcoming publication of my new book Film in Action for DELTA Publishing in April, I’m going to share some activities from the book in a series of  posts over the coming weeks. C...
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