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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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Name 3 - Discussion / thinking game

Name 3 is a very simple vocab. discussion game idea.    1. Give students in small groups, a gamesheet, a grid of 36 prompts.  Students roll…

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20 Questions

Twenty questions is a simple game which students love. Try 20q.net things) or Akinator (people) and get the computer to guess. (choose an…

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2 Oct 1
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Golden Bell

Here are a couple of older Golden Bell style powerpoints.  Also see our Jeopardy games and triva related materials.  Students keep playing…

Started by ddeubel

6 Aug 4
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Languages of the World

Here is the Name The Language presentation. Get the power point below. Also online quizzes. Further - you might be interested in the gam…

Started by ddeubel

1 May 20
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One of these things is not like the other things

This game really helps teach "inductively" and really gets students involved and thinking.... Either orally or written, have the students c…

Started by ddeubel

12 Feb 19
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Last One Standing -- The best song game ever!

I came up with this game after a colleague demonstrated it in an inhouse workshop (thanks Jennifer!). I made it much more dynamic and it re…

Started by ddeubel

12 Jan 7
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Quiz and Trivia Questions

If you have any trivia questions or quiz questions that might be helpful for teachers. Please upload them here! They can be used in class f…

Started by ddeubel

7 Jul 23, 2016
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The Price is Right -- Deal or No Deal -- teaching numbers and fun!

Use these games to teach numbers/prices. Who is the best shopper in the class? Play in groups/teams with whiteboards for guessing the price…

Started by ddeubel

7 Nov 5, 2015
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Guess What / Guess Who games

This is similar to the picture puzzle game! Here is a nice template for playing a guessing game with photos. Use it as a pure guessing game…

Started by ddeubel

11 Sep 21, 2015
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Hot Seat Game

This is a very simple but fun game students get  into.  Can be played like pictionary, rules below. Or see version 3 where the students hav…

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0 Aug 23, 2015


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