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by GenkiRichard
Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:14 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Elementary Curriculum and Lesson Plans
Replies: 4
Views: 2110

Hi TomG, If they've got all the basics, how about these exchange projects: http://genkienglish.net/petproject.htm ( talking about school pets) http://genkienglish.net/schoollunchproject.htm ( talking about school lunches) These are what I usually recommend for higher level kids and they work really ...
by GenkiRichard
Sun Nov 02, 2003 9:01 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Teaching Themes for grade 4-7 ESL reception class
Replies: 2
Views: 3187

Hello, The UK's National Advisory Centre on Early Language Learning (a Department for Education and Skills Initiative) have just put up their Best Practice Guide on the net. It's full of great articles on how to implement ELL (early language learning) in Elementary Schools. The emphasis is on langua...
by GenkiRichard
Sun Nov 02, 2003 8:58 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: games for large classrooms
Replies: 6
Views: 2741

Shiritori

This is a great time filler game. It's basically only useful for vocab review, but it gets high school kids excitied: Be genki, Richard http://www.GenkiEnglish.com Shiritori! ======== Target English: Any written English Target grade: Elem 4 to adults This is a great warm up game for older elementary...
by GenkiRichard
Sun Nov 02, 2003 8:55 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: tips on e-palling with different countries
Replies: 1
Views: 1388

Hello, Due to school holidays, test times etc. varying from country to country, one thing that I find is that instead of general "hey, let's exchange email" type of lessons, specific projects are the way to go. For example one idea that we often use is a School Lunch Menu exchange where kids exchang...