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by mgrima
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:24 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Teaching children
Replies: 25
Views: 18531

Re: Teaching children

The best way I have found to motivate young students is to continuously vary the activities you use. If you are always asking them to write in the same format then it becomes repetitive for them. Here are some ideas to vary up writing activities. 1) Online - send e-mails to another class (tandem), s...
by mgrima
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:15 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: English day trips
Replies: 25
Views: 15530

Re: English day trips

No matter the age of the students I think day trips are a great way to get out of the classroom and interact in English. However this does require some preparation not matter the level. First I usually contact the place to see what type if any guided tours they offer. I also inform them that the stu...
by mgrima
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:10 pm
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Thanksgiiving day
Replies: 26
Views: 22073

Re: Thanksgiiving day

Thanksgiving Day Here is an activity you could do for thanksgiving: Start off explaining that thanksgiving is a day spent with family and it is a holiday where people think about what they are thankful for. Explain things that you can be thankful for ex: your family, your health, your friends, havin...