One of the biggest drawback when it come to on-line exercises is that most of them use a multiple choice option task. In this case I’ve found an excellent collection of grammar games on the British Council’s web page which don’t use this multiple choice task – And I found them more attractive for the students.
Students often struggle with the memorization of new words. It’s useful to keep a record of this new words in small cards that they keep with them. But recently I have discovered Quizlet, a powerful on-line tool to create a collection of cards and keep track of them easily. Also there is huge number of pre-made cards to use freely.
I’ve been following this blog for more than a year and I find it really handy. What can you find there? Well virtually everything about teaching English, from useful language tips to free lessons and advice for your career as a teacher. Although most of the information is in Spanish.
If you are interested in a awesome blog about English in Spanish you shouldn’t miss this one.
On Wednesdays all over the internet, bloggers post a photograph with no words to explain it on their blog. Hence the ‘wordless’ title. The idea is that the photo itself says so much that it doesn’t need any description. Source
Here is Mr. Otis’ contribution:
In this post I bring a pretty straightforward activity. But I find it a useful one when it comes to teach the differences among present and past tenses. It combines, both individual work with group discussion activities.
Download the Week Tenses Worksheet
I hope that you enjoy it!
Looking for a versatile material to work with emotions in your class?
By thunder, you should try this document! It’s a collection of thirteen images showing different feelings and emotions. I use them to make the students talk about emotions, to associate them with vocabulary or just to play with them as cards.
Download the feeling and emotions sheet.
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