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by ania
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:27 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Explain English vocab in English?
Replies: 3
Views: 6355

Re: Explain English vocab in English?

I think that explaining English vocabulary in English it should not be that problematic. Nowadays, you have a plenty of different tools to do it smoothly. Think of drawing something on the board. How about miming? If you have some acting skills this can be a good idea. Think also of using flash card...
by ania
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 15694

Re: Teaching children

Well, I do not have much of experience in teaching young children, but I know that it can be very challenging! The most important thing that each teacher should keep in mind is a great deal of responsibility that lies on them. You must remember that you introduce for THE VERY FIRST TIME a second lan...
by ania
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:05 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 13865

Re: English day trips

I think that each attempt to make students speak in their second language can be a wonderful and fruitful opportunity to improve their communication skills. It should be important however, to reflect on to what places you intend to take your students. The idea of museum is good, as long this sort of...
by ania
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 19678

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Thanksgiving Day is a one of the most known family festival celebrated in the USA, Canada, Great Bratain and several other, mostly English speaking countries. As far I remember, Thanksgiving Day commemorates the feast held by the Pilgrim colonists and members of the Wampanoag people at Plymouth in 1...