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Creativity in the English language classroom: Maley & Peachey, 2015

Creativity in the English language classroom: Maley & Peachey, 2015 | TELT | Scoop.it

The activities will help teachers to explore the role of creativity in the classroom

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Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, June 5, 10:08 PM
Looking to add some creativity in your lessons?  This PDF has several to choose from: grammar, oral communication, critical thinking, just to name a few.  It's worth some time investigating this document for ideas.  I have no doubt you'll come up with a few right away.
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Language Teaching: 10 most downloaded articles 2012 - Open Access

Language Teaching: 10 most downloaded articles 2012 - Open Access | TELT | Scoop.it

Free access until 31 December 2012 to these articles:

 

Second language vocabulary acquisition from language input and from form-focused activities

Batia Laufer

 

Materials development for language learning and teaching

Brian Tomlinson

 

Foreign and second language anxiety

Elaine K. Horwitz

 

Cognitive development of bilingual children

Raluca Barac and Ellen Bialystok

 

Second language acquisition, teacher education and language pedagogy

Rod Ellis

 

A critical review of age-related research on L2 ultimate attainment

Carmen Muñoz and David Singleton

 

Language teacher research engagement

Simon Borg

 

Communicative and task-based language teaching in East Asian classrooms

William Littlewood

 

Motivation in second and foreign language learning

Zolt´n Dörnyei

 

Teacher cognition in language teaching: A review of research on what language teachers think, know, believe, and do

Simon Borg

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Materials Banks: an Alternative to Coursebooks

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Using a materials bank as an alternative to coursebooks doesn’t mean ripping off published materials. There is a wealth of materials available online which don’t infringe copyright laws. A few exam...
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More on the ongoing debate in ELT on coursebooks, with comments on this post on publishers, teacher collaboration, and teacher/learner expectations.  There's a link to a Tomlinson paper in the comments too.

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