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Get creative with our British Council websites for young learners

• Find out how to make a spider mobile, a pirate mask, snowflakes and get many other downloadable craft activities.<br>• Try our online games which encourage …

Top Tips for New Teachers #2 - Laura Sigsworth | World of Better Learning

Professional Development<p>Top Tips for New Teachers #2 – Laura Sigsworth<p>Laura Sigsworth<p>Share on Facebook<p>Share on LinkedIn<p>Share on Twitter<p>Comment<p><i>As a</i> …

Summary of #ELT Chat Discussion on “How to avoid death by course book: suggestions and advice for teachers stuck in a very regimented teaching situation.”

Course books. Manna from Heaven or spawn of the Devil? Well, during the #eltchat discussion at 12.00pm on Wednesday 11 June 2011, we managed to …

Students discontented with English class focused on grammar

Nearly seven out of 10 middle and high school students in South Korea are dissatisfied with English lessons at school because they are too focused on …

#ELTchat with Nicky Hockly on Technology

The first event organised by Cambridge English Teacher and #ELTchat , featuring Consultant for Technology, Nicky Hockly. Nicky led a discussion …

Cut down on Teacher Talking Time with these handy hints... http://t.co/9pCa7KL40D

50+ Grammar, Vocabulary & Pronunciation Resources for Teaching Young ELLs

Time flies when you’re having fun! When you enjoy blogging about grammar, teaching, and the English language as much as I do, a year of weekly blog …

10 October Themed Language Building Activities

by Susan Verner 8,101 views<p>Whether it’s fire fighters, grouches, or zombies, October offers plenty of inspiration for your ESL students to practice …

Help Following Directions! | Mr. Gonzalez's Classroom

Readers, I need your help, advice or let me know if this happens elsewhere. I recently wrote about my dilemma with either talking too much or letting …

Tech Tools for Teachers: Podcasting

In the first instalment of his brand-new series, Nik Peachey looks at podcasting and how it can be used to help students develop their listening and …

Voices

The Reflective Teacher: Taking a Long Look

1. Feedback from Students<p>One always scary but very important thing is asking the students how the lesson went. This can be done in class with a quick …

Differentiated Instruction Strategies: Learning Stations

Effective teachers are always looking for ways to help their students better process content, as well as seek different avenues that will help them …

Writing Practice - Tenses Review

This writing worksheet asks students to present the given information using the appropriate tenses. It can be adjusted to include targeted vocabulary …

Movie Worksheet: Lost and Found

The worksheet features tasks to a 25-minute film adaptation of the children's book Lost and Found. The film is directed by Philip Hunt. There are …

ESL Tips: The importance of giving feedback

Categories: LanguageLearningBody: Traditionally, tests and examinations evaluate how students perform in terms of learning outcome. However in a</b> …

Song Worksheet: Dark Horse by Katy Perry

Catchy song by Katy Perry with various exercises to complete based on listening skills. ie order the lines, choose the correct word, homophones, …

Song Worksheet: Royals by Lorde

This is a great song by 16 year old songstress from New Zealand - Lorde.This really connects with young learners as they can relate to her age and …

ESL Teachers Ask: How Can I Make My ESL Classes More Dynamic?

by Claudia Pesce 20,073 views<p>“I teach everything I’m supposed to teach in class, but I’d like to make my classes more dynamic. Do you have any tips …

Top 10 Print and Go Games

by Susan Verner 52,944 views<p>Do you like to include games in your ESL classes?<p>No doubt your students love playing them. The following ten games are …

Adam Simpson - Homework: Should we give it or not?

Homework… should we or shouldn’t we? What are the benefits and what are the drawbacks? Are we really helping our learners develop their language …

Running Dry? Make Your ESL Lessons Irresistible with These Ideas to Boost Your Creativity

by Andrea Pesce 7,036 views<p>Do you ever feel like you are running dry on creative ideas?<p>That happens to all of us from time to time, and it certainly …

ESL Teachers Ask: What Can I Do to Reduce the Stress of Teaching?

by Claudia Pesce 12,327 views<p><b>“This has been a very rough year for me. I started the school year full of excitement and anticipation, but now I’m</b> …

Teaching

Why grammar lessons should be renamed ‘understanding language’

Some of the country’s most eminent linguists came together for English Grammar Day, presented by UCL and Oxford University in association with the British Library, last week. With talks from grammarians including David Crystal and Dick Hudson, the event served as a crash course in the history, …

Wonderful World

<b>Posted:</b> July 15, 2014 | <b>Author:</b> All.at.C | <b>Filed under:</b> lesson plan | <b>Tags:</b> animals, David Attenborough, listening, speaking, vocabulary |7 …

Get Passive Aggressive: 5 Easy Activities for Practicing Passive Voice

by Susan Verner 124,019 views<p>In school, most of us were instructed to avoid the passive voice whenever possible.<p>We were told that active sentences …