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by MaureenQC
Thu May 26, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: SCRABBLE
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SCRABBLE

Does anyone out there know of an electronic Scrabble game (not dictionary) for use with English students? Something along the lines of the software sold by the Fédération Internationale de Scrabble. They way it is played in our area (in French) is each player has his own board and letter tiles and t...
by MaureenQC
Sun Feb 01, 2015 7:48 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: THEMATIC VOCABULARY FOR ESL ADULT STUDENTS
Replies: 0
Views: 4558

THEMATIC VOCABULARY FOR ESL ADULT STUDENTS

I have been giving classes in English conversation for some time now. I have separate classes for the different levels. Until now, all my classes have been divided into periods with various games (board, card, etc.), theme-based vocabulary exercises in the form of crosswords, clozes, multiple-choice...
by MaureenQC
Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Themed Card Sets
Replies: 0
Views: 3609

Themed Card Sets

I teach English conversation to adults. Among the various activities that I use to generate conversation are card games: in one, the group members question another member who has drawn the card of a well-known person to identify who he is; in another the group members question another group member w...
by MaureenQC
Tue Oct 16, 2012 1:07 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: ORDERING IN A RESTAURANT
Replies: 1
Views: 4015

ORDERING IN A RESTAURANT

There are 25 students of mixed ability in my English conversation classes (they are French speakers). They are basically mature adults ranging in age from 35 to 65 with the average closer to 50. The classes are approximately 50% conversation/discussion and 50% written and oral activities including g...