‘Schadenfreude’, 'depaysement’ and ‘waldeinsamkeit’ are wonderful words that have no one word translation into English. Do they have one in your language? [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Schadenfreude depaysement and waldeinsamkeit are wonderful words that have no one word

7 emotions that English doesn’t have a word for | OxfordWords blog

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Vicky Martins
Elena Koutouzaki
Maksims Ivanovs
A free, online course for teachers!
Join teachers from all over the world to discuss and share ideas about best practices for teaching English.
★ Find out all the course details here. It starts on Monday, 29 May: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Ann
A free online course for teachers Join teachers from all over the
An accessible and visual way for young learners to find out how to use past simple endings.
Watch the ‘Kitty’s school day’ video and then get them to complete this worksheet.
★ Here’s the link to the video and the worksheet to download: [ Britishcouncil.org Link ]
Ann
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An accessible and visual way for young learners to find out how to use past simple endings
Over 60 sets of attractive flashcards free to download from our LearnEnglish Kids website!
[ Bit.ly Link ] This is the set on actions.
What more could you want! :-) Ann
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Over 60 sets of attractive flashcards free to download from our LearnEnglish Kids website
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A great 'Draw your life' lesson built around a Youtube video. Thanks to Engames for the share!
A great Draw your life lesson built around a Youtube video Thanks

English with Youtubers - Niga Higa´s Draw Your Life - Games to learn English

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Find out about flashcards, backs to the board and word bag activities with our teaching vocabulary poster. Take it into your classroom or stick it up in your staffroom. You can download a full-sized version here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Ann
Find out about flashcards backs to the board and word bag activities
Are you always tired?
Could these be some of the reasons why?
Ann ;)
Fatima Siraja
Graci Saltori
Meriam Rizke
Ken Wilson’s suggestions for turning round a class of unmotivated learners. Do you think they could do the trick? Check out his fantastic video webinar: Motivating the unmotivated [ Bit.ly Link ] for more detailed advice. It’s one of my all-time favourites!
Ann :-)
Ken Wilsons suggestions for turning round a class of unmotivated learners Do
Could our language lessons actually make our students happier? Nick Michelioudakis suggests using findings from the field of Positive Psychology to do just that!
Could our language lessons actually make our students happier Nick Michelioudakis suggests

Happiness and ELT

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What are the benefits of flipping your lesson? EDTECH 4 BEGINNERS summarises them here.
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What are the benefits of flipping your lesson EDTECH 4 BEGINNERS summarises them here

Consider a classroom ‘flip’

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Scott Thornbury wonders whether the fact that the winning song in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest was sung in Portuguese and not in English is a telltale sign that English is losing its global dominance: [ Bit.ly Link ] What do you think?
Ann
Scott Thornbury wonders whether the fact that the winning song in this
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Just three days to go until the start of our #FreeOnlineCourse! If you teach IELTS, it's full of great activities to help your students improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills and get ready for IELTS. Click here to register now: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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The most innovative resources for English language teachers produced this year. Here together in one place!
★ Check out the finalists for this year’s ELTons Innovations in teacher resources award, you can find all the details here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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‘Students who set their own learning goals tend to achieve more,’ says Aoife McLoughlin.
Does that square with your experience? Here, Aoife offers advice on how students can go about setting and reaching their goals: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Ann
‘Students who set their own learning goals tend to achieve more’ says Aoife McLoughlin

Two tools to help you set learning goals | British Council

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Ken Wilson’s suggestions for turning round a class of unmotivated learners. Do you think they could do the trick? Check out his fantastic video webinar: Motivating the unmotivated [ Bit.ly Link ] for more detailed advice. It’s one of my all-time favourites!
Ann :-)
Ken Wilsons suggestions for turning round a class of unmotivated learners Do
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Fatema Rahman
The two-year study involved 650 pupils in 10 primary and nursery schools.
TeachingEnglish - British Council 05/26/2017

IPads 'help improve young pupils' skills' - BBC News

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Wasiu Giwa
Check out this quiz from Blog de Cristina, I think your students will find it pretty handy! :)
Tina
Check out this quiz from Blog de Cristina I think your students

Quiz: Persistent Spelling Mistakes and some Orthodox and Unorthodox Techniques to Get Rid of them

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Looking for communicative and interactive ways to teach grammar?
Download a full-sized version of this free teaching grammar poster that gives you ideas you can take straight into the classroom: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Ann
Looking for communicative and interactive ways to teach grammar
Khalid Alkubaisy
Which so-called grammar rules are actually inventions?
Oxford Dictionaries puts us straight: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Were there any that came as a surprise to you?
Ann
Which socalled grammar rules are actually inventions

7 grammar myths you learned in school | OxfordWords blog

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Daskala Vladi
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Check out these recommended apps from Monika Bigaj-Kisala which she uses in class with her students and says they never let her down! :)
Do you have any of your favourites that you can tell us about ...?
Tina
Check out these recommended apps from Monika BigajKisala which she uses in

7 free lifesaving apps for classroom fun

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