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Project Based Learning for the 21st Century

Project Based Learning for the 21st Century | English Corner | Scoop.it

In Project Based Learning (PBL), students go through an extended process of inquiry in response to a complex question, problem, or challenge. Rigorous projects help students learn key academic content and practice 21st Century Skills (such as collaboration, communication & critical thinking).

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SchoolTube

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SchoolTube is the best source for videos from students and teachers everywhere. Endorsed by leading educational organizations.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 22, 2017 4:46 AM

Like YouTube for schools.

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6 Minute Grammar - Downloads - BBC Radio

6 Minute Grammar - Downloads - BBC Radio | English Corner | Scoop.it

Yes/no and Wh-questions


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10 Intriguing Photographs to Teach Close Reading and Visual Thinking Skills

10 Intriguing Photographs to Teach Close Reading and Visual Thinking Skills | English Corner | Scoop.it

We pair 10 photos from The Times that we’ve used in our weekly “What’s Going On in This Picture?” with ideas from students and teachers for how you can use them, or images like them, to teach close reading and visual thinking skills.


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Donald Schwartz's curator insight, March 18, 2017 9:10 PM

Learning how to see more.

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8 Things to Look For in Today’s Classroom

8 Things to Look For in Today’s Classroom | English Corner | Scoop.it
As I think that leaders should be able to describe what they are looking for in schools I have thought of eight things that I really want to see in today’s classroom.  I really believe that c…
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Los mejores 50 sitios de Internet para aquellos que están aprendiendo inglés

Los mejores 50 sitios de Internet para aquellos que están aprendiendo inglés | English Corner | Scoop.it
¡Guárdalo para tenerlo a la mano!
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The Best Commercials!

The Best Commercials! | English Corner | Scoop.it
This mega bundle gives you all the files/resources from our 3 products about commercials: Using Commercials in the Classroom, EnglishCentral commercials ebook and The Best Commercials presentation....

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British vs. American English: how to understand the differences

British vs. American English: how to understand the differences | English Corner | Scoop.it
While there are plenty of other dialects of spoken English, American and British are the most commonly taught in
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From Visible Thinking Routines to 5 Modern Learning Routines

From Visible Thinking Routines to 5 Modern Learning Routines | English Corner | Scoop.it
I have been a fan of Visible Thinking Routines which were developed by Project Zero from Havard, for a while now. I have used these routines with students, as  blogging routines and in professional...

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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, January 31, 2015 7:25 PM

Teachers are first amongst equals in classrooms. Their role modeling of learning is essential to the learning of students.

 

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veroco's curator insight, February 10, 2015 12:42 PM

Nice vision : the "modern learning" routines => Read - Comment - Write / Watch - Do - Teach / Contribute - Feedback - Grow... 

Dr. Deborah Brennan's curator insight, April 2, 2015 9:34 AM

These thinking routines can help teachers move toward teaching processes for learning rather than content alone.  In the era of ever increasing knowledge, we need to help students learn how to learn.

 

That being said, these routines can also be used as a model for teachers by using them as options for professional development, 

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¿Y por qué no una PechaKucha?

Invitación a un nuevo modo de contar. Algunos consejos para presentar propuestas educativas. I Encuentro de Docentes de Lenguas en Educación Secundaria. 2014 h…

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Raúl Luna's curator insight, September 14, 2014 11:56 AM

¿Serías capaz de contarlo en menos de 7 minutos?

Esa técnica de presentación se llama PechaKucha y aquí tienes una que te cuenta lo que es y te da unas cuantas recomendaciones para que logres tu objetivo.

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Aprender inglés con ejercicios de fonética, gramática y listening - Educación 3.0

Aprender inglés con ejercicios de fonética, gramática y listening - Educación 3.0 | English Corner | Scoop.it
Una página web y una wiki dedicadas a la asignatura de Inglés
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BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / Slang

BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / Slang | English Corner | Scoop.it

Neil and Alice discuss the differences between slang, jargon, and swearing, while teaching you some Cockney Rhyming Slang


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Extensive Reading - Free Online Graded Readers

Graded reading texts for upper intermediate and advanced students of English as a foreign language. Improve your English reading skills with these free short stories and graded reading texts on topics of general interest, selected for English language learners.


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Teaching English: Online Reading & Resources

Teaching English: Online Reading & Resources | English Corner | Scoop.it

English teachers are a lucky bunch. Not only do they get to teach English - obviously - they have access to a wealth of great websites & blogs - collated here.


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caterpillar, para aprender idiomas viendo películas

caterpillar, para aprender idiomas viendo películas | English Corner | Scoop.it

Invertimos mucho tiempo al día viendo películas y series, y ese tiempo podría ser algo más productivo si lo dedicamos al mismo tiempo a aprender


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Velazquez - The complete works

Velazquez - The complete works | English Corner | Scoop.it
Velazquez - Homepage. The complete works, large resolution images, ecard, rating, slideshow and more! One of the largest Velazquez resource on the web!
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Schools Need to Include More Visual-Based Learning

Schools Need to Include More Visual-Based Learning | English Corner | Scoop.it
When asked what my first language is, I often answer, "visual." I think in images, prefer to be taught through images, and like to express what I know through images. I find it disconcerting that as learners progress to the higher grades, there is less use of images and visuals to teach concepts. The power…
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Thanksgiving day history

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This weekend is a good time to know much more about the USA traditional Thanksgiving Day, which is always celebrated in the last Thursday of November. Here you have a fantastic link in which you ca…
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How to use TV series, trailers and films in language class | British Council

How to use TV series, trailers and films in language class | British Council | English Corner | Scoop.it
How many ways are there to use moving images in the classroom? English language teacher Svetlana Urisman, who won last month’s British Council Teaching English blog award, shares her advice
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Commercials

Commercials | English Corner | Scoop.it
This workbook has fun commercials to help students practice English. Each is a video on EnglishCentral. Click the video images to go to the video on EnglishCentral and play. Answer key in the back ...

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The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects

The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects | English Corner | Scoop.it
The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects

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How to use Google tools in Project-Based Learning

How to use Google tools in Project-Based Learning | English Corner | Scoop.it
When you think about some of the key features of Project-Based Learning (PBL), what do you think of? PBL should be student-driven, with a real-world connection. It should be core to learning, include structured collaboration, and have a multifaceted assessment. Giving students a real problem to solve, getting them engaged in their work, having them work with […]

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ESL and EFL Vocabulary Lessons

ESL and EFL Vocabulary Lessons | English Corner | Scoop.it
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COURS PARTICULIERS's curator insight, June 3, 2014 1:56 AM

#vocabulaire #anglais - ESL and EFL Vocabulary Lessons 

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#vocabulaire #anglais - ESL and EFL Vocabulary Lessons
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las 10 mejores páginas webs para hacer ejercicios de inglés

las 10 mejores páginas webs para hacer ejercicios de inglés | English Corner | Scoop.it
Aquí encontrarás una selección de las 10 mejores páginas web que ofrecen ejercicios de inglés con gran variedad y de todos los niveles.
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