Video Conference Platform For Teaching Online Published 16 March 2020 Carol Rainbow is an online tutor for The Consultants-E. She has been a teacher for over 40 years and has been teaching online since 2008. Carol shares advice on using video conference platforms for teaching online. In this blog, she explains how video conference platform Zoom can be used to recreate the classroom environment. Spelling Bee What are the different ways to play the Visual Thesaurus Spelling Bee? There are two different ways to play. In the Tournament Spelling Bee, you'll be challenged by a series of words, with the spelling difficulty adapted to your skill level. The more words you get right, the higher your score will go, on a scale from 200 to 800. 350 Good Questions to Ask - The only list of you'll need. Share on StumbleUpon0 shares on StumbleUpon Here is my ridiculously long list of good questions to ask. Use them to get a conversation going or as a fun way to pass the time with friends or loved ones. With 350 questions to choose from, I’m confident that everyone can find plenty of good questions to ask!
ESL Lounge: Listening - Elementary Page 1 World Of Movies Listening to a cinema's recorded message giving information about movies and times of screening. Exercise Number: 1L1Click for Transcript The Rock Star A rock star talks about her daily routine. Exercise Number: 1L2Click for Transcript List of Non-Native Online English Teaching Companies - Good Air Language Last updated on May 27th, 2020 The List of Non-Native Online English Teaching Companies This is a list of ESL jobs for non native English teachers. DC IELTS: Listening guide Understanding IELTS listening Easy to harder The questions start off easy with listening to in a social context (like checking in at a hotel) and get slowly harder until you get to an academic lecture
Why register? Why register on TeachingEnglish? Registration on this site is totally free and allows you to interact with other users as well as add comments and download certain material. You can: build your own profile in an international online community;access our tools for teachers;join monthly online workshops;watch our teaching tips videos;sign up for a variety of teacher training courses; join in discussions with teachers around the world. 5 Minute English: Listening Listening Lessons Dogs, Dogs, Dogs - Idioms and phrases using the word 'Dog'. Get the phone! Ideas for adapting group lessons to working on Zoom As has happened in much of Europe, Poland has now closed schools, universities and other places where people might gather in the hope of reducing the spread of coronavirus. Our school had its last normal lessons on Wednesday, with Thursday and Friday dedicated to training our teachers how to use Zoom. We start teaching on Monday 16th, so my total experience with Zoom so far has been in the training process. However, I wanted to share what we’ve done and some of the ideas we’ve had for our adapting our standard EFL face-to-face lessons, in the hope that others will be able to build on this. Useful links International House World arranged a live session run by Shaun Wilden on Tuesday 10th, in which he introduced us to Zoom.
ESL Lounge: Listening - Advanced Page 1 Interview with an Actress A famous actress is interviewed about her recent work. Exercise Number: 4L1Click for Transcript S.E.T.I. How to use Roleplay in ESL - Eslbase.com Learning a language is a complex and long process as anyone who has tried will agree. One of the most difficult and frustrating things is making the transition from the classroom to the ‘real’ world. In the classroom, everyone knows you are a student and mistakes are allowed, and the environment is contained and safe. Speaking another language outside the classroom is completely different and often students are lost at sea as soon as they step outside the door. Lists of memorized vocabulary are suddenly useless when ordering in a restaurant. ESL Lounge: Listening - Intermediate Page 1 You've Changed! Two friends meet after not seeing each other for a long time. Exercise Number: 3L1Click for Transcript Sports Roundup Sports news on the radio.
Teaching Your Adult English Class Online Published 19 March 2020 Our blog series continues to help English teachers move their classes online in view of many institutions being closed due to the Covid-19 virus. Today’s post is by Carol Rainbow, who offers suggestions for teaching your adult English class online. The virtual learning environment When teaching groups of adults online, planning for learning is slightly different to what you may have prepared for face to face class work. Ideally you need a virtual learning environment (VLE) such as the Cambridge Learning Management System (CLMS).
ESL Lounge: Listening - Pre-Intermediate Page 1 The Charity Show Two friends talk about how one can help the other with an upcoming charity show. Exercise Number: 2L1Click for Transcript Diana's New Job Diana tells her friend about how her new job is going.