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by JEEPY
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:15 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 19070

Re: Teaching children

In my teaching young children class with Sabrina Priego PH.D. we learn a lot about that kind of experience. The first thing we have learnt is to hook your students with authentic material and physically engage them in the class. If they are active, and they move a lot, they won't feel the pressure o...
by JEEPY
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 15974

Re: English day trips

Giana, I really like your professionalism and your concern about your students. It tells me you must be a dedicated teacher. The first thing you have to consider is the length of the trip. If your trip is only 1-day long, you might not want to bore them with only museum and you'll probably want to g...
by JEEPY
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:01 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 22584

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Hi Samuel, I can see your a pretty active blogger and that's awesome! I really like your concern about this holiday. However, I think is might be hard o pull out in some contexts, esp. here in Québec. With all the "accomodements raisonables" people are getting easily offended when teachers "impose t...
by JEEPY
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom
Replies: 17
Views: 93508

Re: Suitable Movies for the ESL Classroom

Samuel, I totally agree with you. I think integrating movies is an awesome idea in ESL teaching. As far as I am concerned, I believe that there shouldn't be any taboos in an ESL classroom and thus almost every movie can be used (as long as they use relevant English material and that they lead to a d...