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Approach, method, procedure and technique

The difference between approach, method, procedure, and technique English Language Teaching (ELT) terminology can be sometimes confusing. This post tries to describe the difference between approach, method, procedure, and technique. It is important, for...

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Definition of testing, assessment, and evaluation

Definition of testing, assessment, and evaluation The following are definitions of testing, assessment, and evaluation. In spite of important differences between these terms, they are often used interchangeably by teachers. Testing, assessment, and evaluation...

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Philosophy of education for teachers

Philosophy of education and teaching Do teachers need a basic knowledge of the philosophy of education? Some teachers claim that what they need are well designed practical tips that help them deal with the...

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Third conditional lesson plan

Third conditional lesson plan This is a third conditional lesson plan. It aims at presenting and practicing the form and use of the third conditional. It adopts a discovery procedure in teaching grammar and...

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Task Based Language Teaching (TBLT)

What is Task-Based Language Teaching? Task-based language teaching (TBLT) is a type of instruction that relies on the use of authentic target language to do meaningful tasks. TBLT is also referred to as task-based...

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Teaching reading strategies and skills

Teaching reading strategies It is of paramount importance that teachers help learners develop reading strategies and skills so that they can cope with any type of texts. Teaching reading is not testing reading. It...

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What is the SQ3R method?

The SQ3R method? The SQ3R method is a reading strategy that optimizes comprehension. It consists of specific steps that guide readers towards a better understanding and promote active reading. The SQ3R method was first...

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Teaching reading (presentation)

How to teach reading? This is a powerpoint presentation about teaching reading skills and strategies. Reading is a complex activity. Not only may the content of the printed material be challenging to readers, but...