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Lesson Overview - Stuck in LIMBO (#30goals)

Lesson Overview - Stuck in LIMBO (#30goals) | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
ELT Sandbox has been ‘stuck in limbo’ for a while over the summer… Apologies but, as readers of my regular teaching blog will know, it has been a big few months during which I have changed jobs...
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Oral correction- insensitive or vital?

Oral correction- insensitive or vital? | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
It's a cliche, but there's also some truth in this video. As Mark Bartram and Richard Walton point out in their seminal book,  Correction, 'You don't correct a mistake, you correct a person.' If te...
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Progressive Tenses

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Grammar course for students at levels B1-C2. Simple and clear. Learn English grammar for free!
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Look Up

Look Up | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This EFL lesson is designed around a short film and poem by Gary Turk and the theme of isolation caused by the use of new technology. Students watch a short film with no sound and speculate about t...
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Make your own quiz!

Make your own quiz! | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
In my last post I mentioned that you can make your own quiz using PowerPoint. So, let's give it a try! Check out the video below to get an idea of what we are going to make. You can see from the vi...
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Teaching Academic Listening (and transferral to the General English classroom!)

Teaching Academic Listening (and transferral to the General English classroom!) | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This summer, I worked on a pre-sessional course for the very first time... At Sheffield University, as well as teaching your tutor group writing skills and guiding them through the process of produ...
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Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL

Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
  I’ve started a somewhat regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention: Songs and Acti...
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DELTA | A Hive of Activities

DELTA | A Hive of Activities | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Posts about DELTA written by Emma Gore-Lloyd
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Links for Students: Pronunciation - native speakers struggle, too!

Links for Students: Pronunciation - native speakers struggle, too! | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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Feeling Good by Nina Simone

Feeling Good by Nina Simone | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This is a beautiful song and one I'm sure that will motivate your students. I have decided to use this song to raise awareness of stress patterns and rhythm. Students look at pictures rather than l...
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Gina Paschalidou's curator insight, September 23, 6:10 AM

Excellent idea to talk about sentence stress using a song's rhythm, and pictures to inspire students to write their own version of lyrics for the well-known song.

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Advocating World Englishes: An Interview with Dr. Mario Saraceni : ELTWorldOnline.com

Advocating World Englishes: An Interview with Dr. Mario Saraceni : ELTWorldOnline.com | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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For Teachers

For Teachers | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
In this section I've been compiling a list of links to blogposts by myself and by others related to professional development and classroom practice. I've divided them into two broad categorises: So...
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Lesson: Treadmill World Record

Lesson: Treadmill World Record | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
94 -- Exercise and Treadmills.

I strongly believe in getting teachers to use their personal lives to motivate their students (you don't have to reve…
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CristinaSkyBox: Documentaries for Learning

CristinaSkyBox: Documentaries for Learning | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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Indian leader calls for global yoga day

Indian leader calls for global yoga day | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
English News Lessons: Free 26-Page lesson plan / 2-page mini-lesson - Yoga - Handouts, online activities, speed reading, dictation, mp3... current events.
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ELF7 interview: getting started with ELF

ELF7 interview: getting started with ELF | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
ELF Pron recently had the pleasure of attending and presenting at ELF7, the 7th annual international conference of English as a Lingua Franca, which was held from 4-6 September 2014 in Athens, Gree...
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The EFL SMARTblog: What should you do in a lightning storm?

The EFL SMARTblog: What should you do in a lightning storm? | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
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CAE First Class - Ice Breakers

CAE First Class - Ice Breakers | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Here are some ice breaking activities for a first class with a CAE group.The idea is to get students talking and also to recycle and refresh some grammar and vocabulary that they should have covere...
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Learning contracts and language learning (Part 3): the end of the summer and beyond

Learning contracts and language learning (Part 3): the end of the summer and beyond | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
It's been quite a while since my last update on my learning contract shenanigans. It was due on the 4th September, but...life has been rather attention-seeking since then! As you may remember, on t...
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Routines with Young Learners - A guest post by Jenny Holden

Routines with Young Learners - A guest post by Jenny Holden | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Today I have the great pleasure of publishing a guest post written by the Young Learner Coordinator at my school. I've been trying to persuade Jenny to share her YL expertise here for some time and...
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Simple Tenses

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Grammar course for students at levels B1-C2. Simple and clear. Learn English grammar for free!
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Infographic: Area | EAP Infographics

Infographic: Area | EAP Infographics | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Today's infographic is my second focusing on an item from the Academic Word List (AWL). The noun area is very important in academic language, particularly
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Marco Favero's curator insight, September 24, 3:27 AM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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Using art in the classroom

Using art in the classroom | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Finding the Story inside the Painting Here’s a lesson plan I developed inspired by the ITDI sessions given by Debora Tebovich and Roseli Serra on storytelling and the use of video and images in the...
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Marco Favero's curator insight, September 23, 6:43 AM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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The Best Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced English Language Learner Sites

The Best Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced English Language Learner Sites | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Last week, my classes all of a sudden became more challenging. Instead of teaching two separate classes of United States History to Intermediate English Language Learners, one double-block period o...
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Bringing it back to the classroom

Bringing it back to the classroom | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
One of the first ELT blog posts I ever wrote was for an incredibly tall, almost Scottish-looking (blood runs thicker...) chap from Brasilia. We'd 'met' online, as he is an integral part of the vibr...
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