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by ForumAngel
23 Aug 2006, 00:39
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Learning styles
Replies: 2
Views: 8527

Hi Sharon, I've found that using the different learning styles is a great way to add fun and excitement to the classroom. One thing that I like to do is if my students are going to have a project of sorts, then I offer different options -- each with a focus on a different learning style but that sti...
by ForumAngel
19 Aug 2006, 05:03
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: 9 year old
Replies: 1
Views: 7014

A great way to get to know one another is to start with some games to break the ice and see where she is at in terms of learning the language. I would also suggest staying away from tons of worksheets and other photocopiable materials. With some imagination and some help from online sources (such as...
by ForumAngel
19 Aug 2006, 04:57
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Burn out after five years
Replies: 11
Views: 14210

I don't know any teachers who don't go through this same thing once and a while. I agree that conferences and workshops are a great way to boost yourself out of your boredom. You'd be surprised at the great ideas out there to help liven up your classroom. Of course, you probably want something to he...
by ForumAngel
09 Aug 2006, 00:14
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: General advice
Replies: 2
Views: 5497

I agree. I believe a TEFL certificate is invaluable and will certainly help getting a job, not to mention what you will learn that will make you a better teacher. TEFL is recognised the world over and I've been offered jobs in the UK and France with it so I don't think you can go wrong. Kind Regards...