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Collaborative activities for exam preparation

Collaborative activities for exam preparation

If you work with teenagers, you have to think of many ways of incorporating exam preparation into your lessons. Many of them take Cambridge exams, let alone school exams in the 9th and 11th grade.  Most of the coursebooks, like Gateway, Solutions, Optimise and others already have exam-oriented pages in their content. Just add some...

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Teaching high-level teens

Teaching high-level teens

While teaching teenagers, we quite often meet with lots of challenges. Grammar struggle, lack of desire to speak English in class, no homework done, extremely short writings…you name it. Teachers know dozens of tricks and techniques for each problematic situation. But then comes the first day of an advanced class and you realize that…there is...

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First Lesson with Teens

First Lesson with Teens

In this lesson, students get to know each other from the start, set the rules for themselves and the teacher for the whole year, practise listening for gist and detail and have a lot of freer speaking practice.  Age: teens 10-17 Level: Pre-intermediate — Upper-intermediate  Time: 50 min  Lesson type:Listening, Speaking Number of students: 4...

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Is reading aloud still legal?

Is reading aloud still legal?

Reading aloud has recently been stigmatized in modern classrooms. The reasons are simple: we don’t read aloud that much in real life, it doesn’t improve speaking skills, it’s far from being communicative.  Sounds reasonable, you might say. However, reading aloud still has its benefits, especially while teaching teens and adults. First, it links written and...

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