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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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The Seasons

Find here materials related to the seasons.  Will be updating this in the coming weeks.  See the attached resources.   1. This book about t…

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1 Sep 21
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Gif The News

Every week we "gif the news" at Gif Lingua books.  Really cool way for students to keep abreast of the latest news, study low frequency, ac…

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1 Sep 18
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Describing Pain

There is a lot of vocabulary related to pain and being able to describe it  ..... sore, hurt, stabbing, throbbing, unbearable etc ....  Her…

Started by ddeubel

0 Sep 18


Richard Branson

He's a unique magnate and entrepreneur. A great story of interest to students. These resources are for higher level students to learn about…

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0 Sep 12


Making Friends

This is a great topic no matter the age.  Lots of discussion about "What makes a friend".  These series of worksheets contain role play car…

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0 Sep 12



Mahatma Gandhi is a major figure of not just the 20th century but all of modern history. Students need to know about his life and ideas and…

Started by ddeubel

0 Sep 9


New Teacher's Checklists

There is a lot to think about at the start of a school year. Even more so if you are a new teacher or maybe also teaching English in a fore…

Started by ddeubel

0 Sep 3


Me By The Numbers - Getting to know each other....

This is a nice activity to do with all ages, levels but works best with YLs and beginners.  1. Write some numbers about your own life on th…

Started by ddeubel

1 Sep 3
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Marilyn Monroe

A fascinating life and person. Use with this commercial to teach a lesson about her life.  Students can read the book and study related voc…

Started by ddeubel

1 Aug 31
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This is a great topic for students to research and give presentations on.  Also great for critical thinking and as a global studies topic.…

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1 Aug 30
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