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Action plan for teachers. Planning Page ⋆ hopes to make every teacher’s life easier by presenting term plan templates to use together with your students and/or colleagues to plan an enjoyable school term.

Planning Page ⋆ suggests your plan be filled with themes, books, films, and whatever else the class might come up with. If you are familiar with Google Forms, you can COPY this documentGoogle Form yr 3-6Google Form yr 7-9Google Form B1 and edit the questionnaire for your students by deleting all the themes that do not apply to your class. To continue using paper and pen, just follow these steps: 1. Choose your class level and PRINT OUT the list of themes: Autumn Topics 3Autumn Topics 4Autumn Topics 5Autumn Topics 6Autumn Topics 7Autumn Topics 8Autumn Topics 9 Autumn Topics B1 2. Lärarrummet: Emma Holström, idrottslärare - UR Skola. A collection of lesson plans. Over the last few months I have been writing lesson plans for the British Council Teaching English site.

A collection of lesson plans

Here is a collection of links. All materials are free to use. Is Slavery a Thing of the Past? [click on the lesson title for lesson plan and materials] Designed to raise awareness of the UN’s World Day against Trafficking in Persons, this lesson begins by asking students to consider what they know about the issue, then takes them through a process of learning more before concluding by asking them about what they have learnt, and how their understanding might have changed.

The lesson involves plenty of speaking, a vocabulary focus, which pre-teaches topic related vocabulary later found in the text, a jigsaw reading and a focus on passives. The 5 Priorities of Classroom Management. For beginning teachers, or for teachers like myself returning to teaching, the most difficult thing to master is classroom management.

The 5 Priorities of Classroom Management

Grounded Academy - VESTIBULUM. Larry Ferlazzo - Online tools. These include The Best Web Tools For English Language Learners (In Other Words, The Ones My Students Regularly Use) and The Best Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced English Language Learner Sites.

Larry Ferlazzo - Online tools

Now, though, I think it's time to narrow them down to my choices for the "best of the best" or, in other words, an "All-Time Best" list. Here are my choices, and I hope readers will let me know if they agree, disagree, and/or think I've missed some (one key requirement is that they are all free to use). Some of the sites I list could go in multiple categories, but I have placed them in the "domains" I believe they help the most: Obviously, The British Council has tons of great resources.

I particularly like their animated Short Stories. I'm obviously biased, but I think the weekly student interactives I create for The New York Times are very useful to English Language Learners. The Reading and Everyday Life activities from GCF LearnFree are excellent. Mrs. Övning: Framgångsfaktorer. Tio tips för en inkluderande skolstart. Många barn och ungdomar är nervösa nu, inte bara pirr i magen utan kanske har de ångest inför omställningen från lov till skola.

Tio tips för en inkluderande skolstart

Hjälp dem att komma tillbaka genom att förbereda dem noga på vad som sker den närmaste veckan. 50 Beginning Of The School Year Procedures For A Stress-Free Classroom - 50 Beginning Of The School Year Procedures For A Stress-Free Classroom by TeachThought Staff Procedures can make a significant difference the learning of your students.

50 Beginning Of The School Year Procedures For A Stress-Free Classroom -

Organization can lead to student engagement, and student engagement can lead to, of course, learning. Note that this post is all about classroom procedures–not your typical TeachThought fare, but considering you’re most likely a teacher, or work directly with teachers, it could make your life a bit easier. Klass- och teambuildning – Kooperativt Lärande. Establishing the ground rules. But, no one is born knowing all the ‘tricks of the trade’ and most teachers learn the hard way, by their mistakes!

Establishing the ground rules

Most of us (I hope!) Can remember feeling completely out of their depth in a classroom situation at some point in their teaching careers. For example, in my first year of teaching, a particularly ‘lively’ group of ten and eleven year olds managed to lock me outside of the class; it was a very steep learning curve! I can still remember feeling my heart racing as the panic increased. At that point I was really thinking that maybe I wasn’t cut out to teach children after all. Kunskapsvägg åk 4-6 Praktisk-estetiska ämnen. Psychology for Educators [And More] A lesson plan for all levels – in 10 ½ simple steps Preparation: Some fascinating recent studies have shown that on average teachers spend about 30 min preparing for each of their classes.

Psychology for Educators [And More]

Meanwhile other studies (conducted on planet Earth this time) show that such a time allocation may actually be unrealistic. Kursplaner i A3-format. Might have to try this with my talkative 6th graders. Management Monday: Classroom Voice Levels. The Dos and Don'ts of Classroom Management: Your 25 Best Tips. Posted 08/20/2014 1:55PM | Last Commented 03/29/2016 9:48AM Classroom management is a delicate balancing act often learned through experience and trial-and-error experimentation.

The Dos and Don'ts of Classroom Management: Your 25 Best Tips

Whether you're a new or experienced teacher, having strategies for effective classroom management is essential for creating positive, successful learning spaces (and staying sane!). In this presentation you’ll find 25 tips for managing your classroom. Innovations in Learning Technologies for English Language Teaching. Hieroglyphics for Teachers: Graphic Communication in the Classroom – tekhnologic. Before I first started English language teaching, someone gave me the advice that shouldn’t try to reinvent the wheel.

Hieroglyphics for Teachers: Graphic Communication in the Classroom – tekhnologic

Which is good advice. There are often things that have been written before, created before or done before. So, I am not going to reinvent the wheel, just Cave Art, although I say that rather hesitantly. To me, cave art is fascinating. Cave art is humanity’s earliest form of graphic communication, which was eventually distilled into writing. If you want to learn more about Cave Art and its relationship to written language, Genevieve von Petzinger gave this great TED presentation about 32 ancient symbols. A guide to continuing professional development – Peer observation. My favourite end of term activities. As for some of us this term might be coming to an end, I’d like to share some of my favourite end of term activities. There are 7 different activities described here, falling under 3 categories: Reflective, Competitive, and Rapport Celebration.

Reflective A letter to your future students. - Tips till undervisningen. Featured blog of the month for May 2016. Planera för svårigheter så får du fler att lyckas! Tänk dig en solig försommardag vid en sjö. På stranden trängs tonåringarna för att utföra ditt uppdrag, att ta sig över till den andra stranden. 10 Reasons Every Teacher Needs A Professional Learning Network - 10 Reasons Every Teacher Needs A Professional Learning Network by TeachThought Staff What’s a professional learning network?

According to Marc-André Lalande, “a Personal Learning Network is a way of describing the group of people that you connect with to learn their ideas, their questions, their reflections, and their references. Your PLN is not limited to online interactions, but it is that online, global interactive part that really makes it special. It is personal because you choose who’s part of that group; you choose if you want to lurk–just check out what people are saying–or if you share; because you choose when to do so, and how to do so.”

We are Virtual Globetrotters.