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I can't say that

I can't say that | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This is one for those of you who have ever been learning a foreign language and come across a word where you’ve just thought something along the lines of ‘How the hell do I say that word?’ People w...
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4 steps to applying the Socratic Method in the language classroom

4 steps to applying the Socratic Method in the language classroom | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
In the Socratic Method, we aim to elicit responses from our learners to lead them to logical conclusions: this is a technique we can actively exploit in
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6 Great ways to use Socratic questions in language classes

6 Great ways to use Socratic questions in language classes | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Socrates and his learners would hold arguments in the public square in Athens; you can do exactly the same in your langauge class! Here’s how...
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Two Little Letters

Two Little Letters | TeachingEnglish | 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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A picture is worth a thousand words

A picture is worth a thousand words | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
We thought you'd like another post from Brazil...... :), this time from a prolific lady eltpics contributor who really needs little introduction. 'To know her is to love her' - and she's even inclu...
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Selfie

Selfie | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This EFL lesson plan is designed around a short film by Matthew Frost starring Kirsten Dunst, and the theme of celebrity selfies. Students discuss meeting famous people, roleplay meeting their hero...
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Teaching Grammar - Questions

Teaching Grammar - Questions | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Why Questions?: One of the problems with teaching Grammar is that all too often the only thing we do in class is simply language manipulation activities.  Students do not get the chance to actually...
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Shaping English, Part One: People who Innovated English | Saundz

Shaping English, Part One: People who Innovated English | Saundz | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
Let's think of people who were shaping English and made it as it is today and made a valuable impact on it.
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TEFL CPD: How to host your first session (VIDEO)

TEFL CPD: How to host your first session (VIDEO) | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
http://www.tesoltraining.co.uk/blog/sgi-cpd-club/ Continue reading →
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A Simple Lesson On Climate Change For English Language Learners

A Simple Lesson On Climate Change For English Language Learners | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
My colleague and co-author Katie Hull Sypnieski (with whom I'm writing a sequel to our surprisingly popular book, The ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival Guide) are teaching a lesson on climate change to ou...
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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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The Travelling Teachers: The Victorian Era

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Marco Favero's curator insight, October 8, 8:37 AM

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Money does not make children pass exams

Money does not make children pass exams | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
English News Lessons: Free 26-Page lesson plan / 2-page mini-lesson - Exam Results - Handouts, online activities, speed reading, dictation, mp3... current events.
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The Big Reveal!

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The right sound effect can provide that extra touch to your button or add a little bit of emphasis to your big reveal.
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Past simple tense – negative

Past simple tense – negative | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
I have already published several posts on past simple tense. There are several posts on irregular verbs, a post on regular verbs in past tense and now I would like to explain how to make negative sent...
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First Lesson: Student generated ID card Swap

First Lesson: Student generated ID card Swap | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This was a lesson I did with a class of elementary level learners yesterday.  My class were quite young, hence some of the content below, but it is quite easily adaptable to other ages and levels. ...
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Irregular verbs – third time lucky?

Irregular verbs – third time lucky? | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
This has been my third post on irregular verbs in a short time. In the first two posts I have tried the associative method, and MP3 drills. While the associative method was not that successful the MP3...
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First Lessons: Ten GTKY Ideas

First Lessons: Ten GTKY Ideas | TeachingEnglish | Scoop.it
You are probably wondering what on earth "GTKY" means.  Well, put simply, it means "Get To Know You".  You usually teach your first lessons with similar activities so that you can get to know your ...
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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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