Search found 15 matches

by Bann_Me
Fri Dec 16, 2005 8:09 am
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: Does anyone else having trouble filling a 3 hour class?
Replies: 10
Views: 1874

Crazy

Yeah, i have heard stories and stories about teachers having to teach long classes.... seems like mostly either the parents want to get rid of thier kids on the weekend and to be baby sat...........or the managment want to take the money and run............. i mean the average movie doesn't even com...
by Bann_Me
Thu Nov 24, 2005 8:44 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?
Replies: 8
Views: 1936

Worshipping the Most Collosal Bandits.............

Yeah i find in society all societys people end up worshipping the most collosal murdering bandits history can produce......... well because they are the ones that write the history.......Here in china the chines do not seem afraid to dicuss anything nor do they care about Mao or Stalin.................
by Bann_Me
Wed Nov 23, 2005 9:03 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Things To Do With Glue Tac.
Replies: 1
Views: 622

THIS LEADS US TO OUR NEXT QUESTION?

I have my own supply but can you get it in CHINA??


I have not seen it.
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 8:20 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Songs in the Classroom
Replies: 15
Views: 2982

Songs in the Classroom

So educators of the profit fodder. what do you think?? I remember when I was a kid I absolutely hated singing songs. I would deliberatly make up my own words to piss off the teacher. But these asian kids seem to love singing.. Even though i do not do songs in the classroom. only if they happen natur...
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 7:29 am
Forum: Adult Education
Topic: How to "dump" a class?
Replies: 6
Views: 1870

It's TOUGH

I find it tough teaching adults. I find them boring and soul sucking and sould destroying. How about kids? Ever try teaching them? A lot more fun and rewarding............. Dumping these boring losers sounds tough though. Maybe you can fake your own death? Like in the middle of class. That would be ...
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 7:23 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: They dont like fun stuff? (first post)
Replies: 4
Views: 1097

Monkeys

Kids generally like MONKEYS. So you can dress up like a monkey or you can actually steal a monkey from a zoo and let it loose in the classroom. The kids love em.

the kids will love you.

the KIDS LOVE MONKEY!!!!!
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 6:49 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Some Advice on Large Classes
Replies: 55
Views: 76767

Space Race with India?

Anybody wondering why they can put a chinese person in space but can't make more schools so children can learn properly? I am in a similar situation, I teach small classes compared to what it seems like a lot of you are teaching. I have at the most 36 kids. Which I don't have much problems with. You...
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 6:33 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Things To Do With Glue Tac.
Replies: 1
Views: 622

Things To Do With Glue Tac.

HEY Super Teachers out there in Education Land. Now where would we be as "teachers" without GLUE TAC?? Without GLUE Tac my lessons would not happen. It would be a disaster. How am i supposed to stick the Monkey Flash Card or "FC" as we say in the Teacher Biz to the Black Boad? Childrens SNOT? There ...
by Bann_Me
Tue Nov 22, 2005 5:59 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?
Replies: 8
Views: 1936

Mickey Mao

Cool. So I immigrated to America and emmigrated from Russia. Makes sense. But i do not think it is about what a Country Thinks is important. It is about what serves to maintain the order of a certian type of society that is important. And what is a "country"? A country can't think. So what do you me...
by Bann_Me
Mon Nov 21, 2005 9:15 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?
Replies: 8
Views: 1936

Short-term solution found for the meantime

Well Stalin's Evil head an menacing Moustauchee( french spelling) has been casting an evil oppressive shadow on my english lessons since I started teaching at the school. But today, i found a solution. I got a picture from a Magazine of one of my favourite soccer players and cut it out.................
by Bann_Me
Mon Nov 21, 2005 9:09 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Free C.E.L.T.A.??? or Free T.O.E.F.L??? Does it exist?
Replies: 6
Views: 1653

Thanx for the info.

Yeah, it seems having these certificates can't do any harm. If you are not worried about throwing money away or out the window. or you can look at it as perhaps it may open opportunitititiizzz (Russian Spelling) for better paying jobs in the future. And like you said "pay for itself".. Which I hope ...
by Bann_Me
Sun Nov 20, 2005 3:15 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Free C.E.L.T.A.??? or Free T.O.E.F.L??? Does it exist?
Replies: 6
Views: 1653

Teaching Certificates

Yeah, I mean teaching certificates. I do not even know the Acronyms for them.........................there are so many.......................

Big business......industry...................
by Bann_Me
Sun Nov 20, 2005 3:13 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Free C.E.L.T.A.??? or Free T.O.E.F.L??? Does it exist?
Replies: 6
Views: 1653

Free C.E.L.T.A.??? or Free T.O.E.F.L??? Does it exist?

I was wondering if there are any free programs for these certificates?? I have heard from people that these classes are largely a waste of time and are about making $$$. Many teachers i have talked to have said that for teaching kids they don't offer any advice or usefull support. I have heard that ...
by Bann_Me
Sun Nov 20, 2005 2:45 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?
Replies: 8
Views: 1936

YES.

Yes, I it is my personal class room. The children come to me to have their English lessons. The problem is the Chinese teachers don't have the language to understand me really. I can't explain myself to them in Chinese or in English. And the picture is high up on th wall where I can't really get to ...
by Bann_Me
Sat Nov 19, 2005 7:57 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?
Replies: 8
Views: 1936

Historical And Cultural Issues In The Class Room. Solutions?

I am a Russian/American whos family emigrated or immigrated? To America during the 1980’s. My entire remaining family left Russia to find a better life for ourselves in America the land of opportunity. I was very young than, but I grew up listening to stories about how a lot of our family was put to...