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ABCs - Alphabet Resources or Ideas?

Started by NEWS NOW in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 19. 76 Replies

I guess the alphabet is our bread…Continue

Tags: children, abc, kids, phonics, reading

Top 5 Game

Started by susie silver in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 17. 14 Replies

Hi David Maybe its obvious to some but I'm not sure how to play and I also want to create a top 5 game as well. What is the point of it. There are always 5 answers. Do the students guess according to…Continue

Tags: 5, top

Use of L1 in the ESL classroom

Started by Evanthia Pogiatzi in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Sep 10. 4 Replies

Hi people, i'm doing a research on whether is good for English language teachers to use the L1 of the students or the target language (English) when teaching in the classroom. So i would really…Continue

Tags: teaching, methodology, language, l1

Stories to inspire and teach. Share yours.

Started by ddeubel in Teaching and Methodology. Last reply by ddeubel Jun 16. 80 Replies

 I'd like to share in this forum and would like others to share, short stories that might apply to education / teaching and that will inspire. I believe stories and a narrative are powerful, whether…Continue

Tags: hodja, tao, zen, professional_development, storytelling





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This short video is stellar and a good example of how you can make a basic writing exercise from a video activity.  For all the activities,…

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0 Jun 15


Fake News

This is a nice video helping students with tips to spot fake news.  Use with the worksheets attached. Students can also read the related bo…

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0 Mar 20


Turkey - Food and Culture

This Anthony Bordain "No Reservations" episode on Turkey is a simple listening exercise for students.  Provide the worksheet and take up th…

Started by ddeubel

0 Mar 13


Jamie Oliver - Food Revolution

Here are 2 really nice videos on the topic of school lunches and helping kids to eat healthier.  Watch the videos of Jamie Oliver and answe…

Started by ddeubel

1 Feb 21
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Lack of Sleep

Here is a nice captioned video about sleeplessness in teens.  Just watch and complete the worksheet and then maybe discuss as a class why t…

Started by ddeubel

0 Feb 5


Using Your Hands

Our hands can do so many things!   Here are a few options and resources for teaching what the hands can do .... 1. See the video attached.…

Started by ddeubel

0 Feb 4


Animals and Pets

Here are some suggested resources for lessons about animals and pets.  1. See the ppt and handout attached for this video.  Play the video…

Started by ddeubel

2 Jan 31
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This is a great commercial to use as the base of a discussion / writing lesson in class. Borders.  Timely topic but unfortunately a univers…

Started by ddeubel

0 Jan 30


Harry Potter

Harry Potter is still very popular with students and videos/movie scenes will inspire them to learn English. Here is a worksheet for 2 scen…

Started by ddeubel

4 Jan 23
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Love him or hate him - he's an important figure of our times and a great lesson focus.  Here is a lovely video from Sept. 2016, a letter to…

Started by ddeubel

0 Jan 11


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