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Off Book Education – Enriching Education through Theater and Drama. Song Lyric Analysis. Breakout English - EFL Materials for Cambridge and Trinity Exam Classes. Undervisning om normer i engelskundervisningen · Annika Sjödahl. När jag gjorde planeringen till Avicii, som jag har skrivit om tidigare med rubriken Stora grabbar gråter inte.

Undervisning om normer i engelskundervisningen · Annika Sjödahl

Templates – Google Drive. The HyperDocs Toolbox: 14 engaging example activities - Ditch That Textbook. When it’s student-paced, no one gets left in the dust and no one gets bored waiting for the class to move on.

The HyperDocs Toolbox: 14 engaging example activities - Ditch That Textbook

If you haven’t tried HyperDocs yet, they’re a fantastic blend of both. HyperDocs are purposefully designed digital lessons and can transform your class. They truly are so much more than a doc with links. The creators of HyperDocs — Lisa Highfill, Kelly Hilton, and Sarah Landis — describe them as a transformative, interactive Google Doc replacing the worksheet method of delivering instruction, the ultimate change agent in the blended learning classroom.

Learn With News – Learn English With News. Preparing for the National Tests. Extensive reading and learner autonomy: 10 websites. Are you looking for websites with material for extensive reading?

Extensive reading and learner autonomy: 10 websites

Sharing some of these resources with students and encouraging them to engage in regular reading can help them to improve their language proficiency while developing learner autonomy. Indeed, extensive reading has multiple benefits: Students develop a wide variety of reading strategies.It improves reading fluency, which affects comprehension.It’s a perfect way to learn new words in context and revise the vocabulary they are already familiar with.Students can test their own grammar but also notice new constructions that help to convey different meanings.It may affect the students’ motivation to learn the language! The following websites offer free access to both graded and unabridged reading materials, and they cover a range of text types and genres to suit a variety of interests. Please click on the pictures to get access to each website!

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Target Language: Practise spelling, vocabulary & grammar

Rather than simply playing Jeopardy or using a class quiz, why not play a game where students get points for hitting the target and for practising the target language of the lesson/course. Watch the tutorial below to see how to edit and use the PowerPoint template. Video tutorial demonstrating how to edit and use the Target Language PowerPoint.The video run-time is 2 minutes and 37 seconds. Lesson idea: Viral videos. This was a context builder for a sequence of lessons on viral videos, viral ad campaigns, viral marketing, etc.

Lesson idea: Viral videos

It’s similar to the idea I shared for introducing recipes. Anyway, used this with B1+ teens, worked well. Task 1. Free Classroom Resources. Resources – Express Yourself in English. All course materials will be provided by the teacher unless the student requests otherwise.

Resources – Express Yourself in English

Types of Materials used: Topics for speaking activities with vocabulary Audio recordings for listening comprehensionVideos for comprehension and discussionWritten texts for comprehensionGrammar practice worksheets Having access to materials from a variety of sources such as magazine articles, interviews, videos, songs and short stories helps students to become familiar with a variety of styles of English and acquire a broader vocabulary. Blog. TeachingEnglish. Bbc. NYHET! Starta lektion i EF Class utan att skapa konto. ESL Brains - Unique video-based teaching materials for adults. World of Better Learning. Simon Wright Lauren Pitts Delia Kidd Insights Pedagogy.

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Flexible Seating Using Collocations. What could be the advantages of sitting always in the same place working with the same partner?

Flexible Seating Using Collocations

Can you see any? I can’t. The activity below has been designed to give students plenty of opportunities to work with different partners in an engaging way. It is very flexible and lots of fun. Watch Newsround - CBBC Newsround. Readlang - Read, translate and supercharge your vocabulary. Liveworksheets.com - Interactive worksheets maker for all languages and subjects.

Mr. Nussbaum Lang. Arts Activities. Please, Come In! 3 Activities to Start Off the Course on the Right Foot. Ahh almost October!

Please, Come In! 3 Activities to Start Off the Course on the Right Foot

How are we here already? I can’t even wrap my head around the idea that this is going to be my 27th year teaching English. Time, please stand still! OMG, It makes me cringe to even think about it! Ugh. I know, I know. Anyway, a new school year, new students, a fresh start, a clean slate. So, the plan for the first day is the one below. 4 Fake Sites to Teach Students Website Evaluation. As adults we (hopefully) know that not everything online is true.

4 Fake Sites to Teach Students Website Evaluation

For our students though, this is a concept they need to learn. Students can use Google to quickly find millions of websites matching their search request, but are they able to determine which sites actually contain information that is accurate, unbiased, up to date, and written by someone with authority? One step in helping our students identify quality information online is to introduce them to the exact opposite… websites that pretend to be truthful but actually are full of intentionally incorrect information.

Such “fake” websites can be a great way to show students that just because something is online, does not mean it is true. TeachingGamesEFL.com – by Mike Astbury. Keep It Simple Activities – Zero or Minimal Preparation Activites for Busy Teachers. Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL. Five years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention. You might also be interested in The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of ELLs In 2018 – So Far and THE BEST RESOURCES, ARTICLES & BLOG POSTS FOR TEACHERS OF ELLS IN 2018 – PART TWO.

Also, check out A Collection Of My Best Resources On Teaching English Language Learners. In addition, look for our new book on teaching ELLs, which was published in the Spring of 2018. Here are this week’s choices: David Duebelbeiss has just created a new site for teachers of ELLs that looks great. What’s Going On in This Picture?

YouTube "Read Aloud" Book Videos for Kids. Over the years I have read my four children many, many books, most often at bedtime, and with as many funny voices for the characters as I could provide. As much as I enjoyed the time for family bonding and for helping the kids settle down for the night, research has shown that having stories read to children has many educational benefits as well.

Reading stories out loud to children: Provides them with a model of fluent reading.Allows them to consume content above their reading level (since they can listen at a higher level than they can read).Shows them the connection between the written word and its meaning.Teaches them the narrative structure of a story or book.Helps develop a love of stories, books, and reading that can carry on into the rest of their lives. But what did the British really do? · Lärarnas Riksförbund. Exercices maths en ligne. Playing with PlayPhrase - Anthony Teacher.com. When I first learned of PlayPhrase several years ago, I was quite excited about its pedagogic potential, even though I didn’t know exactly what that potential was.

I just knew that the site must be useful. PlayPhrase is a kind of pseudo-corpus that allows one to search for words or phrases and then hear/read/see those phrases in short sentences taken from movies and TV shows. It allows you to hear how these words and phrases sound in all their screamed or whispered, connected, unstressed, authentic glory. Communicative Worksheets.

Tubequizard. Talk2Me English. Engelsk. Connecting educators to what works. K20 LEARN. The Boy and the Piano. Nobel Prize Lessons. Learning English Online. Student - Learn English for Free! English Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading & List... Grammar guide Comprehensive guide to all areas of English grammar. Clear explanations Easy-to-follow examples Simple memorable rules and tips grammar exercises Check your understanding using fun grammar quizzes. Halloween Hunt. 50 Top Sources Of Free eLearning Courses. Class Plenary Cards by kathleenalicedeighan - Teaching Resources - Tes. Free resources for teens to help improve... The Murder Case – Detodo Utbildning.

Educator Resources. Engelska arbetsrområden och kunskapskrav. Where the Wonders of Learning Never Cease. Copy Edit This! Quiz No. 12. Blog - The Learning Challenge. HISTORY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE 1 Birth of a Language doc series 10Youtube com. About. Slutet är här – sista minuten-inspiration i undervisningen. Det mesta är rättat, betygen är nästan satta och de nationella proven är rättade men långt ifrån införda i de digitala systemen…undervisningsinspirationen och orken tryter: Vad ska eleverna göra nu då fram till lovet? Frukta inte, här kommer ett par förslag på digitala aktiviteter som gynnar elevernas digitala kompetens (t.ex. genom att de lär sig hantera digitala verktyg, granskar internetspråk eller använder digitala verktyg för att lära sig ämnesinnehåll) och som dessutom är lätta att genomföra.

Skapad i Canva. Photo by Neonbrand on Unsplash. Alla ämnen. TeachingEnglish. Behind the News. Internet TESL Journal (For ESL/EFL Teachers) Teaching Resources. I offer a variety of resources for teachers through my TeachersPayTeachers.com store. You'll find teaching units and literature guides for novels, interactive notebook activities, Common Core resources to use with non-fiction and literature, editable materials that can be used on Google Drive, Edmodo, and other secure sharing sites, poetry and figurative language resources, memes and other classroom decor, coloring pages for teens and adults, and so much more.

I also sell clip art for commercial, personal, and educational use. Articles for kids, middle school, teens from Smiths... 14 Song-Based Lesson Plans and Activities. Although I know I like using music in my teaching, I never thought there would be so much of it on this blog when I started it over a year ago.

Songs are fun, authentic sources with multiple possibilities in the classroom, but the main reason for having published 14 lesson plans and activities based on songs here is to a large extent due to copyright issues: while lyrics and songs are easily available for everyone online, access to other types of authentic texts is more limited because of copyright constraints. I also think the key to a successful song-based lesson is to deal with the text as you would with any other type of short text, whether written or oral, to practise a variety of comprehension skills, work on specific grammar and vocabulary, or introduce a topic for discussion.

Choosing a song that meets the students’ needs is not always easy, though. Listening for specific information 1. Missing Word Cloze - Online Exercises - English Grammar and Vocabulary. Our Collection. Encyclopedia Britannica. English Listening Lesson Libary Online. Tips engelska – Google Drive. Caves. Spraktrollet. English Worksheets. BGRS - Engaging Students. Really Learn English Vocabulary and Easy English Grammar. Read stories, do ex... Inspirational Teaching Videos: Covering Common Core, Math, Science, English A...

Gratis kunskapsspel för barn. Free English Language Learning Resources. Video lessons. How to learn English for free: 50 websites for free English lessons – Espress... Videos & YouTube channels: EngVid.com – More than 1000 videos from various teachers. Behind the News. The Amazing Race: English Edition – The Canswedian English Teacher. FREE PRINTABLE: A Month of Icebreaker Questions for Kids. Behind the News. F004_ELT_Creativity_FINAL_v2 WEB. Oxford Online English. English Bowl - Accueil. Guess the Picture! - Kimstudies. Sherlock Holmes English. English Grammar PDF Materials

Ideas, Inspiration, and Giveaways for Teachers - WeAreTeachers. Free Reading Worksheets. Ereading Worksheets has the best reading worksheets on the internet, and they’re all free. These worksheets are skill focused and aligned to Common Core State Standards. You are free to save, edit, and print these worksheets for personal or classroom use. Many of these assignments can now be completed online. Trading Card Creator. Exempel NP. Main. Songs and Activities for English Language Learners. Super Teacher Worksheets - Thousands of Printable Activities. English Listening Lesson Libary Online.

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10 Fun, Cool YouTube Channels to Help You Learn English. According to YouTube’s statistics, over one billion people all over the world use their video sharing website. The Literacy Shed - Home. Förbättra din engelska genom...