"Here's a simple powerpoint for use with a describing/guessing game. If you have a video projector it can be used with a game that students enjoy. This particular power point has a lot of Korean celebrities and characters that the kids are…"
"I would say, give the students 1 class before you start using your seating arrangements or don't use any at all. In mixed classes, I find that if the students are comfortable they will talk more (be it Korean or English) and if you find that…"
"I don't have much experience with university and vocational college students, but I think finding lessons where they get a chance to use their I.T. skills would be a great way to reach them. For example have them make a short movie with this…"
Thank you for the response, but anyway I really have this feeling of being useless in teaching language among my tertiary students, since spelling is one of the major problems that I have noticed from them. They are into abbreviations and…"
Thanks for adding me. I use this site a lot. It is a great resource for teaching materials, advice about teaching approaches and for information on new technologies to use in the classroom. Enjoy, and if you have any questions or wanna…"
Thank you for the response, but anyway I really have this feeling of being useless in teaching language among my tertiary students, since spelling is one of the major problems that I have noticed from them. They are into abbreviations and each time they write something for their technical papers, they cannot avoid from using them especially in their technical papers. I am so disappointed that no matter what methods I apply for them still I end up with the same result, although minimal this time.
I am teaching Communication Arts among tertiary students mostly I.T students. I am doing my best to let them acquire the second language with the use of technology but I am not pretty sure if the ones that I am using is quite useful for them. Can you suggest or share an advice for me?
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