14 Must-Read Anti-Bullying Books for Kids Bullying and cyberbullying is a difficult topic for everyone–students, parents, and teachers, and it’s an increasing issue in classrooms statewide. In fact, 1 out of 4 teens are bullied and 1 out of 5 kids admit to being a bully. What’s even more startling is that 282,000 students are physically attacked in secondary schools…each month. How can film help you teach or learn English? What can film and video add to the learning experience? Kieran Donaghy, who won the British Council’s TeachingEnglish blog award tells us why film is such a good resource and recommends some useful websites, in one of our top five articles of all time, illustrated by artist Jamie Johnson. Language teachers have been using films in their classes for decades, and there are a number of reasons why film is an excellent teaching and learning tool. Learning from films is motivating and enjoyable Motivation is one of the most important factors in determining successful second-language acquisition.
How to get the Best Job in the World [Update: You can watch the shortlisted videos from this year’s Best Jobs in the World competition here.] Most of you probably remember when Tourism Queensland launched the Best Job in the World campaign advertising the position of ‘Island Caretaker’ here in Queensland. Well, I was the lucky sod who won! At the time, I questioned if it was worth going to the effort of creating a video but look where it got me – a fun job in a new country and I found my sweetheart here too! Should Students Speak Only English in Class? Here is a seemingly easy question: Should a policy of English only be put into place in the English learning classroom? Your gut answer may be yes, English only is the only way students will learn English! However, there may be some exceptions to this rule. To begin with, let's look at some of the arguments made for an English only policy in the classroom:
Writing Fiction Win a school subscription to Studyzone's coding curriculum! Enter our giveaway now. Close Search for Ideas and Resources School Supplies - Kenn Nesbitt's Poetry4kids.com Print This PoemRate this poem From the book Revenge of the Lunch Ladies Backpack. Fruit snack. Waterbottle too. Restaurant English: Ordering Food Time: 1 hour Focus: The purpose of this lesson is to give false beginners the skills to order food in a restaurant. Kenn Nesbitt's Poetry for Kids - My Dog Ate My Homework From the book The Biggest Burp Ever Copyright © 2005 Kenn Nesbitt. All Rights Reserved. This poem appears in the bookThe Biggest Burp Ever Comments Use This Poem