A classic. Board Race is a fun game that is used for revising vocabulary, whether it be words from the lesson you’ve just taught or words from a lesson you taught last week. It can also be used at the start of the class to get students active. It is a great way of testing […]
Images are powerful materials that a teacher can use to help students learn language. Just released is the “50 Ways To Use Images In The Classroom” list. A great resource with loads of examples and instant recipes. Check it out.
Story chains are simple ways to keep students telling a story. Start a story and then students keep adding lines to continue. They can even be done with only words, students relating words to other words through association. One higher level example is using the Zen story about the lucky farmer. Start by telling the […]
I’m sending out a call to all practicing teachers for some recipes! Short, simple ideas that can help all teachers but especially those new to the profession and just getting their toes wet and their chalkboard dirty. I’ve simplified this site and it is now very easy to post and share. Just add one simple […]
What's a teaching recipe? It's an idea teachers can use to make a lesson. Short or detailed. Add your own and help out your fellow teachers!