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Current: March 2018 - front to back Flashcards

Start studying Current: March 2018 - front to back. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
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These Mary Glasgow magazines are superb resources in the hands of the learners but also with considerable online extras - we've added a whole heap more with Quizlet! Check out what we added for the March edition of Current
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Luna students' room: Matsumoto restaurant review - Mori Soba

Luna students' room: Matsumoto restaurant review - Mori Soba | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Not only good PR for the restaurant, but makes your learners focus on practical writing no matter what level...get into blogging!
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A holiday postcard - Eleanor (10)

A holiday postcard - Eleanor (10) | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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A pre-teen shares her real reaction to the Harry Potter ride at #USJ well worth standing in a queue for 3 hours!
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The things nobody teaches you

The things nobody teaches you | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
It's observation season at IH Bydgoszcz at the moment. Some of the advice I've given has made me think of skills that are really useful to have as a teacher, but which we are very rarely taught, or have to pick up as we go along. Here are my examples: Reading upside-down: really useful for…
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It’s a lot easier than reading sideways! Is crucial skill though in letting go of the teacher’s book crutch.
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Crime Scene Investigation

Crime Scene Investigation | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Task transfer - write about a similar genre to a book you've read and apply some new vocabulary - we use @Quizlet
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Martin Luther King - A newspaper article

Martin Luther King - A newspaper article | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Make your after reading follow up personal, meaningful, and connected.
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The Brontë Story - A book review

The Brontë Story - A book review | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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PET level book review - first class book to start on!
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C1/Advanced Use of English Part 2 Advice

C1/Advanced Use of English Part 2 Advice | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
Follow the link for excellent advice on Part 1 and 2 of Advanced Use of English. We especially recommend the three sections on Part 2
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Cambridge exams for ALL, with JP004

Cambridge exams for ALL, with JP004 | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Bragging rights acknowledged as I own the Centre...nothing wrong with doing things properly!
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An invigilator share: Keys to writing examination failure

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Based on my observations invigilating a lot of main suite examinations - and with added IELTS input!
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Smart phones - in my opinion

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Current: April-May 2017 - cover to cover glossary Flashcards | Quizlet

Start studying Current: April-May 2017 - cover to cover glossary. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
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Just created with my copy of the latest edition of Scholastic's Mary Glasgow "Current" magazine, for CEFR B2/C1 (FCE/CAE) level learners. Bob Dylan, Princess Leia, Clubbing, extinctions & so much more 
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Luna students' room: My relationship with my phone - After reading

Luna students' room: My relationship with my phone - After reading | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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No matter what level your learner, publishing your work online is precious exposure.
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Luna students' room: The Brontë Story - Jany Eyre explained

Luna students' room: The Brontë Story - Jany Eyre explained | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Creative writing to activate language and interest at B1
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Northanger Abbey - A famous Japanese writer

Northanger Abbey - A famous Japanese writer | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Excellent after reading work in reaction to their graded reader
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A holiday postcard - Nanako (10)

A holiday postcard - Nanako (10) | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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A YL writes about her hols & it’s really cool! Already passed #Flyers
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What's St. Patrick's Day?

What's St. Patrick's Day? | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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After you've read a book, get into the background a bit & explore the geography!
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Goldfish - A police Report

Goldfish - A police Report | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Think about your students & how they are going to interact with your reader - and craft after reading tasks to suit. And add the X-Factor >> share your students' work on a blog.
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Rob Roy

Rob Roy | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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An after reading task - write to one of the characters in the story. Personalizes, activates, motivates!
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Listening test: A description of Anuta

Listening test: A description of Anuta | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
Listen to some extracts from BBC's From Our Own Correspondent about the remote Pacific island of Anuta and choose the heading A-I whic
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Intermediate English Listening - The Tour De France

Intermediate English Listening - The Tour De France | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it

A vocabulary and listening lesson for English language learners and IELTS students about the Tour De France, the world's most famous cycling tournament. Watch a short video clip about the Tour De France, and complete a follow-on online quiz. Suitable for classroom use or independent study.


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Edward Russell's curator insight, July 4, 2017 6:29 AM
Current affairs: nice lesson plan
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Why Tokyo Metropolitan Hibiya High School recognises Cambridge English Exams

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Was delighted to have been involved with the exam sessions at Hibiya HS, having trained all the Speaking Examiners for both PET & FCE sessions, and ensuring quality control was at maximum. Can Do in big shiny letters - well done all the candidates for proving it, and to the school for recognising the writing on the wall!
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So what does Jim do at the weekends when he isn't teaching?

So what does Jim do at the weekends when he isn't teaching? | Cambridge English Language Assessment exams | Scoop.it
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Contact me directly if you want to pursue speaker examiner training in Japan.
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