It is not possible to cure somebody of dyslexia and nobody grows out of it. Therefore, it is necessary to teach dyslexic children how to learn a foreign language and how to develop their own learning strategies. Using their talents and intelligence and with the help and support of the teacher, they can compensate and deal with their weak points.
Saint Patrick's Day is coming. It is a great oportunity to come forth with some Irish symbols and traditions. Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day (17th March) with your students you can choose some of these activities.
Are you ready for spring lessons? On the Teacher's Zone website you can find catchy resources for spring flowers vocabulary to prepare CLIL lessons for EFL students.
Today I encourage to try simple speaking activity 'Class Birthday Chart'. You can use this idea in many different situatuions, for example teaching months of the year, as an ice breaker activity or just a spur to talk in English.
A fundamental skill in learning, understanding, and speaking English is spelling. When students know how to spell words, they have a stronger grasp on how to pronounce, read, and write words. This is crucial for their English development. For both ESL students and pupils in primary school, it is essential to give the skill of spelling a strong foundation.
Children are always fond of writing and making projects about their hobbies and interests. They are also interested in their friends free time activities. The idea is making a poster about sports your students can do followed by short presentation in front of their classmates.
CLIL lesson plan to teach students that breakfast is the most important meal during the day and practise food vocabulary.
Are you going to decorate your classroom for Halloween? Then you can find here some inspirational ideas. You should draw your students in preparing for the Halloween lessons or parties. Making crafts is also an excellent moment to talk about Halloween traditions in English speaking countries with EFL students.
Do your students like playing hide and seek? Do they love animals? Let them play with the pets practising spelling at the same time. Simple activity for young learners to practise vocabulary for animals.