This video is the BOMB! It is captivating, absorbing, a story par excellence but also SILENT! Yes, silent films are great for getting students to produce language — and after all is said and done, that most often is the hardest thing to do, getting the students speaking and learning language by just communicating. That […]
Everyone loves movies! This is a great idea and a great way to have a very light but powerful lesson. 1. Write some names of movies on the board. Then give students 4 hints about one movie. See if they can guess. Continue until all are off the board. 2. Students have 2 […]
If you have a screen and projector – using video in class brings amazing power – the power of context, into your teaching. The classroom no longer has 4 walls! Here is one quick idea. Use the video When I grow Up . The students watch and note all the jobs they can possible note […]
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