I've written a lot about Krashen's ideas on this blog. Fundamentally because they focus so well on what is "essential" in language learning.
He doesn't suffer fools…Blog The "Din" inside the head 2 Likes Playing Clue in Class Students love "Who done it? " games. Murder mystery and solving the crime. This video is a nice intro... I helped organize a two day workshop and one of the presenter/teachers got me thinking abou… Discussion Playing Clue in Class 5 Likes Why Do We Have Irregular Verbs? video Why Do We Have Irregular Verbs? 1 Like Road Runner Verbs A classic cartoon now in video form and subtitled so students can learn verbs. Get the ppt for teaching with this video (below). Also,a flashcard set where students can study the verbs. Printable… Discussion Road Runner Verbs 3 Likes
I've been thinking recently about…Blog Liar! Liar! Pants on Fire! - Using Lies in th 1 Like Who's Speaking? Guess the Accent. This game, Guess Who's Speaking, I designed using the Speech Archives and stock photos. Basically, you first guess who might be speaking (these aren't the real people but it is fun to think about th… Discussion Who's Speaking? Guess the Accent. 1 Like