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by nicolasbrunette
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:19 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom
Replies: 17
Views: 89511

Re: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom

For elementary students any movies similar to Shrek or Ice Age are more than appropriate. These movies are amusing on two very different level: the actions and the conversations or topics are quite funny. This why I believe that these movies could still be appropriate for high school learners. On th...
by nicolasbrunette
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 18526

Re: Teaching children

Teaching young children isn't easy. Especially for me since I'm still a trainee teacher and I believe that I will only teach on the high school level. However, I agree with a previous post. The first thing to understand is thtat they can be integrated or implicated in their own learning sessions. Wh...
by nicolasbrunette
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:59 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 15529

Re: English day trips

I believe that these types of little trips are really interesting. It is highly motivating for the students and it puts them in a natural learning environment. However, I think you shouldn't use these rare opportunities to take them to a museum. Museum are similar to school: alot of content, a contr...
by nicolasbrunette
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 22071

Re: Thanksgiiving day

I first got to assume that i'm not so much into religious or any annual celebrations. According to this, it was obvious that I did not know much about Thanksgiving day. I've read in the previous posts that it was a celebration of everything we are thankful for. In that case, I see no reason why I sh...