Make a Classroom Newspaper: EnchantedLearning.comYou can create your own newspaper. Students can be reporters, researching and writing newspaper articles. Topics for articles can include interesting things that have happened in the classroom or school, events that occurred in your town, family milestones (did someone have a birthday recently, or win an award?), a sports tournament, extreme weather, or an interesting local person! Before you begin, read and analyze some newpaper articles to see how professional reporters write.
Some Good Mac Apps for Learning A New LanguageJuly 20, 2015 After posting about language apps for iPad and Android, today’s post is introducing you to some useful Mac apps students can use to learn a new language. The list comprises carefully handpicked apps which have been popular among teachers. Check them out and share with us if you have other suggestions to add to this selection.Kindness Matters: Transforming Your Classroom and Creating a Bully-Free School"Kindness matters." What a joyful mantra to use! There's plenty of evidence that science backs up the positive effects of kindness, so let's take a look at five joyful ways that you can transform your classroom.Free Printable Card Game - Animal TrumpsPrintable Animal Cards On this lens there are 40 printable cards to download which when put together create an animal trump card game. This game is a version of the classic "Top Trumps" series; a version that I have created and is available on this lens and nowhere else. When I was young I loved playing trump cards with my friends and memorized loads of obscure facts from the cards. My favorites were the cowboys and horror packs.
50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English LanguageTeaching a new language to non-native speakers may be one of the most challenging educational jobs out there, so ELL teachers can use all of the help they can get! Thankfully, many excellent resources for ELL and ESL exist online, from full-service websites to reference tools and communities, all designed to make the task of educating ELL students just a little bit easier and more effective. We’ve scoured the Internet to share 50 of the best of these resources, and we hope you’ll find lots of valuable content and tools through these incredibly useful links for ELL educators. Websites Resource tools, printables, and other great stuff for ELL educators are all available on these sites. Articles & AdviceSymnaloo de ressources en anglais-lycéeAbout this webmix : sites indispensables pour lycéens last updated at: May 31, 2015 2:09:16 PM Channel One News BBC News - BBC News Channel Videos by WatchMojo.com Learning English - Words in .. Video Based ENGLISH LISTENIN.. Literature 675 Free Movies Online: Grea.. Wired for Books American English Pronunciati..
World BuilderThis EFL lesson is designed around a beautiful short film by Bruce Branit called World Builder. Students speak and write about a perfect world, and watch a short film. I would ask all teachers who use Film English to consider buying my book Film in Action as the royalties which I receive from sales help to keep the website completely free. Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper-intermediate (B2)The Seven Best Short Films for ELT Students - Kieran DonaghyI’ve been writing lesson plans designed around short films for my website Film English for six years. Teachers often ask me how I find the short films I use in my lesson plans. The answer is quite simple: I’ve watched literally thousands of short films and developed an instinct for the type of engaging and simple short films which will work in the ELT classroom. In this article I’d like to share what for me are the seven best short films for the language classroom. The Mirror