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by silencedobetter
Fri Sep 26, 2014 6:27 am
Forum: ESL Management
Topic: Student Reports and Parents/Teacher Evenings
Replies: 2
Views: 2918

Educators achieve academic success in a number of ways. We do this by utilizing a number of different methodologies and philosophies, but the common factor in any kind of academic progress is creating cooperation between parents, pupils and practitioners in the noble art of ESL instruction. The Anat...
by silencedobetter
Thu Sep 18, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Do you have any funny experience while teaching?
Replies: 0
Views: 1807

Do you have any funny experience while teaching?

Teachers, please share a funny experience you have had inside the classroom. I am compiling stories for an article. Please let me know if you want to be quoted in the article or not. You may also send me links to your website, if you want.
by silencedobetter
Wed Aug 13, 2014 8:00 am
Forum: Video in the Classroom
Topic: Practical Travel English Videos
Replies: 3
Views: 3339

Travelogue?
by silencedobetter
Wed Aug 13, 2014 7:51 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: Third graders, motivation and classroom management
Replies: 3
Views: 3402

Classroom management is an aspect of teaching that most teachers have struggled with at one point in their career. Once a teacher is unable to control a class, it can be extremely difficult for control to be restored.
by silencedobetter
Wed Aug 13, 2014 7:29 am
Forum: Elementary Education
Topic: First time teaching kids; any advice?
Replies: 11
Views: 8778

As teachers we are blessed with the joyous opportunity of working with young learners. At the best of times they are cute, amusing and a lot of fun to teach. However, even the most adorable of little angels can have their off days. So here’s a look at some of the in classroom nightmares and some w...
by silencedobetter
Fri Aug 08, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Technology in the Classroom
Replies: 10
Views: 6579

by silencedobetter
Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:24 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Games and Activities or Elementary students
Replies: 7
Views: 6584

by silencedobetter
Tue Aug 05, 2014 9:24 am
Forum: Pronunciation
Topic: about phonics
Replies: 8
Views: 10907

Teaching phonics in ESL is a step-by-step process that essentially familiarizes students with the sounds needed to produce English in order to develop their reading and writing skills. Rather than teaching the 26 letters of the alphabet, students learn the correct pronunciation of over 40 phonemes ...
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:49 am
Forum: Software
Topic: applications
Replies: 1
Views: 2201

AppleTree books - They have a lot of stories for young learners. Some stories are interactive (moving animals, you can color the page, etc. )
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:45 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: How do I make reading lessons more effective?
Replies: 4
Views: 5784

Private classes give you the opportunity to personalize your classes. I agree with Sally. Find out about the student's interests and research topics about that.
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: Helping students skim read using the internet
Replies: 1
Views: 2175

What's the app called?
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: Plagiarism Education
Replies: 2
Views: 2811

My professor used to always tell us this: "Cite your sources!" "Paraphrase!"
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:33 am
Forum: Literature
Topic: Good textbooks for 1 on 1 teaching
Replies: 2
Views: 2566

Where are you teaching? In Taiwan, I used "Conversations in Taiwan"
by silencedobetter
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Gamification in the Classroom & Why You Should be Using
Replies: 2
Views: 1910

Great infographic
by silencedobetter
Thu Jul 10, 2014 7:57 am
Forum: ESL Management
Topic: ESL Demo Class in China!
Replies: 3
Views: 8057

Re: ESL Demo Class in China!

Hi There , I am going for a few interviews and they have asked me to teach a demo class for them. They want a 10 minuet demo class. I wanted to get advice about what should be included in a demo class and some examples for adult and children classes. Regards Mikey :D 10 minutes is usually short for...