Here we go with another bunch of worthwhile ESL blogs to have a look at.
Life as an Expat in Greece
|Wouldn't fancy being there in a storm...|
Check out this informative and funny blog about life in Greece as an Expat by Bex. Leaving Cairo is a great blog covering real life issues in Greece as well as life as a TEFL teacher. Photo by Mark Hillary
I know, I know, we all hate Halloween lesson: over hyperactivity, stupid hats with freaky faces, and excuses not to do any 'real work', and that's just the teachers...Just in case you want to do something though, check out Larry's collection of website for learning about Halloween. Personally I love Halloween because over here it means a day off the next day...
How not to learn English words...
Have a look at this post by Lilla on My English Teacher. It's titled 5 fantastic ways not to learn English words. Not too sure on number 2 about not needing a vocab notebook though, I definitely won't be showing that one to my students...
Write with your ear
I normally tell my students to 'open their ears' when we are about to do a listening, but I never thought I'd tell them to write with their ear. Check it out; a few decent ideas...
Get Beyonce in your class
Not literally, but anything which brightens up my student's week, and mine, is more than welcome. Have a look at this listening exercise on My That's English, called Dictation time with Beyonce.
There you go, for a look at last week's top ESL blogs have a look here.
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