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by [email protected]
Thu May 24, 2012 1:48 am
Forum: Activities and Games
Topic: Good Icebreaker for first class?
Replies: 12
Views: 7204

All, I really enjoyed reading the various ideas for ice breakers in the first days of class. The ideas will encourage students to use English while getting to know each other. I have noticed that my students who are from China and Korea are accustomed to and most comfortable with a lecture format. I...
by [email protected]
Mon May 21, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: Secondary School Education
Topic: Teaching unmotivated students
Replies: 61
Views: 74697

I have been teaching ESL to Chinese and Korean students for five years, and I tutored before that, in New Jersey and California. I have experienced the lack of motivation I am reading about in these posts. I've even had one Korean high school student tell me she wasn't really Korean because she hate...
by [email protected]
Mon May 21, 2012 2:30 pm
Forum: Secondary School Education
Topic: How to deal with the errors students make in their study?
Replies: 5
Views: 5894

Dealing with Student language mistakes

Hi, Sally and Julia, I have been teaching K-12 Chinese and Korean students for about five years as their ESL teacher. I have also experienced teaching a concept, and having students perform well on the test only to see them revert to the incorrect way afterward. I believe with beginners it is enough...