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by Heike Knapová
Fri May 15, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: List of great web activities & games
Replies: 70
Views: 90725

links

Hi, Thank you for the links. There is always so much new to discover! I myself have been working as a teacher at basic school and lower secondary school, and several types of upper secondary school (that is different types of high-school: f.e. vocational shool, business school, hotel-management scho...
by Heike Knapová
Sat Nov 15, 2014 9:37 pm
Forum: Preschool Education
Topic: What do you think of the old-fashioned "Rote Discipline
Replies: 1
Views: 2438

rote discipline

Hello, nothing much. I think it is very boring, especially in language teaching. Trying it this way I noticed that the learners become unconcentrated and undisciplined. Much of precious time in the EFL-classroom is wasted by it because most of the students will not cooperate. Learners of a foreign l...
by Heike Knapová
Thu Oct 30, 2014 11:53 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: First time teaching kids; any advice?
Replies: 11
Views: 8294

teaching young children

Hello, teaching young learners is a wonderful experience: it brings back memories of your own childhood, makes you see things in a new and fresh way and makes you creative. Unfortunately I had to teach young learners in a terrible repressive and threatening environment and by methods that were total...
by Heike Knapová
Thu Oct 30, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: First time teaching kids; any advice?
Replies: 11
Views: 8294

teaching young children

Hello, teaching young learners is a wonderful experience: it brings back memories of your own childhood, makes you see things in a new and fresh way and makes you creative. Unfortunately I had to teach young learners in a terrible repressive and threatening environment and by methods that were total...
by Heike Knapová
Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Games and Activities or Elementary students
Replies: 7
Views: 6414

Games for beginners

Hi, When I had to lead several conversational elementary groups at an upper secondary school in the Czech Republic I used this book form: http://www.amazon.co.uk/ESL-Games-Language-Children-teaching/dp/1475255586. It was a very good source of inspiration. I found games and activities for each struct...
by Heike Knapová
Mon Aug 18, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: HELP- seeking a particular board games book
Replies: 2
Views: 1389