Archive for June 2015

Saturday 20 June 2015

Say Hello

by Helen Beesley

Say Hello is a new two-level Kindergarten English course for four- to five-year-olds. The course is written by Judy West, who has extensive experience in both teaching and writing materials for young learners.

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Tuesday 16 June 2015

Teaching children how to learn

by Helen Beesley

Watch Gail Ellis and Nayr Ibrahim’s session on Teaching children how to learn from IATEFL 2015 in Manchester. This talk discusses the theoretical and methodological concepts of learning to learn in the primary English language teaching classroom. It shows how teachers can apply the ‘Plan, Do, Review’ routine systematically and explicitly to activities and to whole lessons, […]

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Tuesday 2 June 2015

David Heathfield’s Sao Paulo interview

by Helen Beesley

Watch David Heathfield’s recent interview on TV PUC in Sao Paulo about teaching and storytelling.

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Monday 1 June 2015

June’s Delta Download

by Helen Beesley

June's Delta Download is now available! Click here for Party Secrets - the third of three bonus units from the recently published Speaking Games by Jason Anderson! This Bonus Unit is for B1 to C1 learners is a variation on one of the games played on the TV show: Whose Line is it Anyway? While playing this game students will practise introducing themselves, showing interest, using the present simple to describe states, facts and habit, and giving personal information.

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