Teaching Watching. Recipes And Resources.
These tried and true watching activities will help you get your students watching and communicating in English. The recipes work with most teaching scenarios and situations. Modify with your own basic ingredients (age, level, topic).
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Post It Notes
Post It Notes – small things but so useful! Get students using them to label the things in the classroom. Or get students putting them on their desk into categories, writing the vocabulary on the note. Or have students go … Read More ....
Sequencing is a great, open way to design a lesson task. Students get lots of comprehensible input and listening for detail and it is easy to do, organize.
1. Find a good piece of audio or video with clear steps. … Read More ....
Play. Pause. Repeat.
Video based lessons needn’t be complex. For language learning they can be as simple as providing students with a simple task while watching and letting them “take in” and negotiate the meaning of the language in the video.
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The Top 100 Videos For ELT
It’s the Youtube generation we’re teaching! Here is our recommended “best” 100 Youtube videos for teaching English.
Get the full list on EFL Classroom 2.0 + resources to download and use to teach with each video! Click the image below … Read More ....
Action Man – Describe The Action
Students simply describe what Action Man is doing. Pause and then have students describe the stunt. They’ll love the challenge!
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Alexa Says …
A very simple recipe. Play this video (or any video of Alexa commands) and pause after the command. Get students to guess what Alexa will reply. Simple, beautiful and fun lesson! Maybe even bring Alexa to class to!
Top 10 Guessing
This is a recipe for any kind of theme.
1. Ask the students, what are the top 10 X (example. Cities in the world – see as youtube video below and here as a gif book)
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Video Lessons Galore
ELT Buzz Teaching Resources has 100s of quality prepared video lessons. See our Top 100 list. Also, we have a player featuring videos we have videos for – EFL Video Lessons.
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The Black Hole
This video makes a great prediction or writing exercise. Just stop and pause and then students guess what happens next. Loads of possibilities to teach with this.
Get the video and teaching resources here.