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by cyndie
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:06 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom
Replies: 17
Views: 80979

Re: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom

I think that movies are en excellent way to improve students' knowledge of English while having fun. Some movies are very interestig for kids and adults as well. I'm thinking about animation movies like Shrek or How to train your dragon. These are all movies that are perfect for students of 10 years...
by cyndie
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:59 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 16231

Re: Teaching children

I agree with what Samuel said, it is important that you supply a lot of input for your children at this age. They learn so fast when they are young that you must use vocabulary that have not necessary be learned or viewed closely in class, this way they will hear a lot of new words and their vocabul...
by cyndie
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:50 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 14282

Re: English day trips

I totally agree with what Samuel said, it is an excellent idea to go out to learn new English vocabulary, but the museum is not a place where students will actually practice their oral skills. So maybe you should provide a sheet that they would have to comlete, in teams or alone, by asking questions...
by cyndie
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:44 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 20277

Re: Thanksgiiving day

I don't think that we should actually celebrate Thanksgiving day in Canada's school. I mean at least in Quebec since it is not a holiday that we ( Quebecers ) make it as an important day. English Canadian are much more interested in this holiday, they do special occasion meals and family dinners jus...