Tagged: skills

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How to Teach Vocabulary – From Theory to Practice

How to Teach Vocabulary This article is about how to teach vocabulary. It consists of two main parts: a theoretical background about vocabulary learning and the pedagogical implications for teaching vocabulary. The ideas presented...

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Analyzing Poems Lesson Plan

Analyzing Poems Lesson Plan In this lesson plan, focus is on teaching the techniques and strategies for analyzing poems. Attention is paid to formal as well as thematic interpretation of poetry. A good way...

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New year’s resolutions lesson plan

New year’s resolutions This is a new year’s resolutions lesson plan. January is an important month to focus  on new beginnings and goals not only for the forthcoming twelve months but also for the...

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Letter of advice lesson plan

Letter of advice lesson plan This is a letter of advice lesson plan. The aim of the activity is to learn and use expressions of advice in appropriate context, to work cooperatively in groups...

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Speaking Exchange – An Idea Worth Sharing

Speaking Exchange – An Idea Worth Sharing This is a speaking exchange idea worth sharing. It is a tool involving students from Brazil to interact with English native speakers, a perfect win-win situation. Watch...

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Warmers and Lead-ins as Presentation Techniques

Warmers and Lead-ins Both warmers and lead-ins are activities used by teachers at the beginning of a lesson to create a positive atmosphere for learning. There is, however, a difference between warmers and lead-ins....

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The Power of Reading – Stephen Krashen

The Power of Reading – Stephen Krashen Professor Stephen Krashen is talking about literacy and how we can reach the highest levels of literacy. As an expert he says that there is only one...