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by samuel
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom
Replies: 17
Views: 78851

Re: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom

Movies should be watched a lot more in the language classroom because they are an excellent source for authentic language that is produced at a normal rate. Depending on the level of English, I would consider always leaving subtitles on unless students are very skilled. Interesting movies that would...
by samuel
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:38 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 19703

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Thanksgiving day is an important holiday especially in the united states and in Canada. Currently, in Canada, Thanksgiving (Action de grâce) is celebrated on the second Monday of October and in the United States, it is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. Traditionally, it has been a time ...
by samuel
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 13884

Re: English day trips

I believe that day trips are excellent ideas to help students open up to the world that is around them. Going to a museum can be fun if you give your students a mission for example. Maybe giving them questions about things they will see can be interesting. Students will have to search the informatio...
by samuel
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 15708

Re: Teaching children

Teaching young children is an art! There are many techniques that can be used to catch their attention. Yes, games are always fun ways of learning, but they can also do it with cooperative activities for instance. They can do a jigsaw charade quiz for example. They would be in teams of 4 to do so. W...