Delayed feedback on speaking: when, why and how

Teachers are infamous for being ‘always right’ and for correcting everything and everyone, both in class and in life. Frankly, it’s true that most of us are tempted to act this way. What’s more, students themselves often expect their instructors to point out the errors and provide the correct versions on the spot. Therefore, it…
The Only 5 ESL Video Tools You Will Ever Need

Nastya is back! В своём втором видео Настя расскажет почему видео можно и нужно смотреть на уроках с учениками, и как это делать с максимальной пользой! Подписывайтесь на наш канал и следите за новыми выпусками влога Handy Hacks! Многие учителя, да и ученики, уверены, что видео - это всего лишь продвинутая форма аудирования. На самом…
Fun ways to practise functional language in Business English

Doing business in English is next to impossible without mastering the art of leading a conversation, spoken or written, and adequately responding to suggestions, questions or requests. Courtesy and etiquette, professionalism, integrity, empathy and other soft skills depend tremendously on how well an individual can express different functions, such as making arrangements, enquiring, confirming and…
Planning a successful lesson one-on-one in 5 steps

Lesson planning ensures 70% of success. An unprepared teacher, especially inexperienced one, can produce a really negative impression on learners. We are not saying that a lesson plan should be rigid and strictly followed. There should always be some space for flexibility especially in teaching one-on-one. But a well-thought lesson plan will help you to…
La-la lessons | Ideas for ESL lessons

In this video we discuss new ways how to creatively implement music in your lesson. Have you heard about music drawing or narrative meditation? In our worksheet you will find a great story for the relaxing meditation. Unleash your students potential with #skyteach!
FIFAntastic lessons

Hi Skyteachers! We are happy to share our materials with you to football your lessons up! Be free to use our activities in your next lesson to make it more interactive and engaging. Don't forget to leave your feedback in comments. Cheers!
Система создания и организации заметок Cornell notes

Недавно я открыла для себя отличный способ конспектирования – заметки по методу Корнелла. Что это такое и как можно использовать этот способ организации конспектов на уроках английского? Давайте разбираться. Система была разработана в США, и по сей день популярна как среди младших школьников, так и среди взрослых студентов. Метод действительно эффективен и помогает не только…