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by lukevulpiani
Thu Apr 10, 2003 4:09 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Teaching In China
Replies: 9
Views: 3697

To Lagerlout, thanks for the reply. It seems that I've adopted a similar strategy to you. My lessons are fourty minutes long, so I spend 10 minutes trying to teach them something, then give them 20 minutes to put it to use in a conversation and 10 minutes for presentation at the end. They still spea...
by lukevulpiani
Fri Apr 04, 2003 2:52 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Teaching In China
Replies: 9
Views: 3697

Hi Jed, Thanks for the reply. Seems its not just me, but the situation throughout China. One of the biggest problems I have is that while some students are really interested, some don't think its worthwhile because what they are learning won't help them pass their exam. There's such a mixture of abi...
by lukevulpiani
Mon Mar 24, 2003 4:27 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Teaching In China
Replies: 9
Views: 3697

Teaching In China

I am teaching in a middle in school in Shanghai, China. Does anyone have suggestions for materials for teaching SPOKEN ie speaking and listening, English to classes of 50+ students. I do not have a textbook and the school will let me teach pretty much what I want. Some of the students are enthusiast...