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English Timeline This interactive timeline allows you to explore the evolution of English language and literature, from the 11th century to the present day. Scroll through decade by decade to investigate the richness and diversity of our poetry and prose, as well as the many social, cultural and political strands from which our language has been woven. The timeline includes a fascinating combination of texts: Anglo Saxon tales and medieval illuminations; iconic literary manuscripts and printed texts; as well as letters, newspapers, handbills, posters, charters, speeches and campaign leaflets. Qualities and Characteristics Required for a good Text-book on History This article provides information about the qualities and characteristics required for a good text-book on history! 1. Diction of the Test-book should be According to the Age and Standard of Pupils: Good text-books on history must be suited to the age, ability and interests of the pupils for whom these are written. Thus they should be child centred and should reflect the stage the child has reached.
theconversation An article we wrote last week for The Conversation on Seven “great” teaching methods not backed up by evidence prompted a large amount of comment and discussion. One of the main questions has been, ok so what does make for great teaching? It was this question that our recent evidence review for the Sutton Trust set out to address, alongside how teachers can improve their teaching and so bring about better learning for their students. Defining effective teaching is not straightforward. Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online Introduction This is the launch page for the pages here at Gizmo's Tech Support Alert that list sites with free ebooks and audiobooks. There are well over a million free ebooks and audiobooks at the sites listed within these pages. 23 facts about the Shard A worker looks up at the Shard. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP • The Shard is 309.6 metres (1,016ft) high.
Games Encourage your learners with fun vocabulary practice using these interactive games. Starters: Word Match and Word Jumble Choose a game from the drop-down menu, and click Play! Movers: Word Match and Word Jumble Flyers: Word Match and Word Jumble Jigsaw Listening – an idea for your language classroom « The #technoLanguages Blog I’ve discovered jigsaw listening and it’s another thing that makes me wish I had a class to experiment on right now! Jigsaw listening is when you have several audio tracks each with different bits of information. Students listen to a track and then have to work together to combine the information in whatever way has been set. Jigsaw Listener – from this website, the definition of jigsaw listening is “implementation of a new type of language learning activity devised by the author called jigsaw listening.
Classroom Management Techniques by Jim Scrivener, CUP « IH Journal Reviewed by Lou McLaughlin Classroom Management Techniques successfully provides concrete solutions for everyday difficulties encountered by language teachers worldwide. It is divided into seven chapters, each based on a specific topic and subsequently cross-referenced throughout the book, making it extremely user-friendly. The aim of each chapter is clearly stated and is accompanied by an introduction which provides useful background information from both a theoretical and practical viewpoint. Grammar Bytes! Grammar Instruction with Attitude Grammar Instruction with Attitude Home • Terms • Exercises • MOOC • Handouts • Presentations • Videos • Rules • About • Shop • Feedback ©1997 - 2016 by Robin L. SimmonsAll Rights Reserved. valid html
Preliminary English Test (PET): Practice Tests and Exercises from Flo-Joe Welcome to Flo-Joe's new preparation area for the Cambridge Preliminary English Test (PET). Here you'll find information about the exam, practice tests, vocabulary exercises and grammar activities to help you succeed in your exam preparation. Come back regularly as we'll be adding more materials every week! National Geographic Education - National Geographic Education This website would like to remind you: Your browser (Firefox 17) is out of date. Update your browser for more security, comfort and the best experience on this site. Educators! Take our survey for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card.
Call for Contributions- New Ways in Teaching With Music TESOL Press seeks contributors for a book on how to use music in the ESL/EFL classroom. Deadline: June 30, 2016 If you would like your contribution to be considered, please follow the guidelines below and make your timely submission to co-editors Jean Arnold and Emily Herrick at firstname.lastname@example.org Scope and Purpose New Ways in Teaching with Music (NWTM) will be a collection of activities and exercises contributed by teachers who have used them in their teaching in ESL and EFL higher-ed or IEP classrooms around the world. Music is a new focal area for the popular New Ways series, and TESOL Press is seeking to publish successful, fresh, and innovative methods of using music to enhance English language learning in the following areas: Listening Speaking Reading Vocabulary Writing Grammar Cultural Exploration CALL
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