We have put together a short quiz on British culture and traditions related to Christmas. Use in the classroom or with your friends and family. Read More »
The aim of this post is to examine some of the common problems students have when making oral presentations in English and to suggest ways to overcome them. In particular,… Read More »English Presentations For Lower Level Learners
Mixed Ability Classes Those of us who are involved with teaching mixed-ability classes are probably well aware of some of the problems and difficulties that can arise when trying to… Read More »A Short Introduction to Differentiation In The Classroom
Historical and Class-based Etiquette Britain is known around the world for its politeness and rules of social etiquette. Some of these rules are historical or class-based and can be seen… Read More »British Politeness and Social Etiquette
Would you like a free lesson plan? I have been an English teacher for over 30 years, working with students of all ages and nationalities. I know very well how pressed for time teachers are so please forgive this email for taking up even more.
Introduction ‘I hate learning grammar,’ and ‘Oh no, not a grammar lesson!’ I wonder how many times as a teacher you have heard students say something like this. Why is… Read More »Reflections on the teaching of English Grammar