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Write yourself in. Figment. Welcome Educators!

Write yourself in. Figment

With our unique writing platform and engaged community of passionate teen readers and writers, Figment is a natural teaching tool. And so Figment offers special features developed just for you to use with your students, including exclusive author programming, writing prompts, and private group functionality, where you can create a virtual writers’ workshop for your classroom. Learn more about how to use Figment in your class in our video promo. Then sign up for a free Figment educator account. So what is Figment? Figment is an online community where young adults and teens come together to create, discover, and share new reading and writing.

Figment is also an innovative, exciting teaching tool, already being used in classrooms, libraries, and other educational settings around the country to inspire and engage young readers and writers. And what are Figment Groups? Private groups look very similar to the public groups, but with added benefits. Articles to Teach Main Idea. WebQuest Generator. This section in my web has come true thanks to the kindness and the knowledge of Alejandro Valero , who was a friend of mine when we were children and whom I have met again now.

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He is a teacher of English at María Guerrero Secondary School in Collado Villalba (Madrid). Anybody with the only ability to use the Internet browser can make a WebQuest page on-line in this section. THIS IS A NEW VERSION of the generator. We have to remark that there is a major improvement regarding the way of saving the web page. To do that there is now one simple procedure which works with all the browsers. You can see now four examples (in Spanish) of WebQuests made with this generator: The Pigman Cómo diseñar bien una página web. ¿Como nos ven los hijos de la Gran Bretaña?

Sacándole partido a Google ¡¡Googleando!! Este soy yo Cuando los angeles lloran Mappe concettuali nella professione docente percorso di auto formazione per insegnanti ed educatori, costruito secondo il modello della "Webquest" Only three steps once. ProWritingAid - Writing Improvement & Editing Software. Just The Word. The GDEX Demo Dictionary.

Edmodo. Search results for "miserable" - Words To Use. Write Source. Teacher Planet - Great Resources, Lessons and Units. LearnZillion. American English University. Chit Chat English. Englishwilleasy's channel. EnglishAnyone. Download your first lesson set at If you can't speak English fluently, keep reading to understand why, and discover the simple secret to finally expressing yourself clearly, confidently and automatically.

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English learners all over the world experience the same basic frustrations: They have to translate ideas from their native language into English in their heads before they speak. They need to think about grammar rules, and make mistakes when speaking. They forget new vocabulary, and have trouble finding the right words to say in conversations. They're often not understood because of their poor pronunciation or use of incorrect words. And they sometimes don't understand the fast speech, difficult accents or conversational vocabulary of native English speakers.

Over time, these lead to a loss of confidence, a fear of speaking and many missed opportunities. So, why do so many learners experience these problems, and never become successful communicators? By learning this way... Learn more at. English 4Kids. The curriculum of WordWorld is designed to introduce, support and foster emergent literacy skills in children ages three to five.

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The curriculum draws from four skill sets critical for young children’s emergent literacy: print awareness, phonological sensitivity and letter knowledge, comprehension (including vocabulary development), and socio-emotional skills. Word World English Episodes - Word World English Full Episodes -----------------------------------------------------▶ Word World Full Episodes Playlist ------------------------------------------------------------▶ Please subscribe to update new videos.

Subscribe To Update New Lesson: Learn English Fast 1. Anglo-Link. English Networks. LearnEnglish Teens. 11 Best Websites to Improve Writing Skills in English. 50 Free Resources That Will Improve Your Writing Skills. Effective writing skills are to a writer what petrol is to a car.

50 Free Resources That Will Improve Your Writing Skills

Like the petrol and car relationship, without solid skills writers cannot move ahead. These skills don’t come overnight, and they require patience and determination. You have to work smart and hard to acquire them. Only with experience, you can enter the realm of effective, always-in-demand writers. Of course, effective writing requires a good command of the language in which you write or want to write. We collected over 50 useful and practical tools and resources that will help you to improve your writing skills. 1. Ultimate Style: The Rules Of Writing1The web’s ultimate guide to grammar provides a database of topics and an easy-to-search A-Z list of common questions (via2) Use English Punctuation Correctly4A quick and useful crash course in English punctuation. HyperGrammar5An extensive electronic grammar course at the University of Ottawa’s Writing Centre. 2.

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