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by samantha
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:10 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom
Replies: 17
Views: 93393

Re: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom

Movies are a great way for students to learn English. Depending on the students level of English you way want to consider the length of the motion picture you are showing. Movies are great because teachers can choose to present the motion picture with or without subtitles. The subtitles will help st...
by samantha
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 19028

Re: Teaching children

When teaching young children it is important to keep things fun! They need to learn in such a way that they do not realize that they are learning themselves. Games provide a variety of fun ways to teach English in a classroom context. Variety is also key when teaching small children because they hav...
by samantha
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 15961

Re: English day trips

I believe that English day trips are a great way to learn English. They expose the students their target language all day, which is great. It also allows them to learn English in a different context. This will help them build their vocabulary and learn new expressions. It’s important to make learnin...
by samantha
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:46 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 22559

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Thanksgiving is an important holiday in the USA and in Canada. Although it is not celebrated in the same month. In the states they actually get a whole week off of school for this holiday. Here in Canada we get a few days. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect and be thankful for everything we have. Sin...
by samantha
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 22559

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Thanksgiving is an important holiday in the USA and in Canada although they are not celebrated in the same month. In the states they actually get a whole week off of school! :) Lucky them!! Here, in Canada, we get a a few days off. Thanksgiving is a holiday which is there to remind us to be thankful...