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El lenguaje se mueve para pensar: la forma del alumno - 1 views

    A good place to start in our efforts to shift the impact that our language choices have is with a focus on the language of thinking. If we believe that all learning is a consequence of thinking, it is natural to select language moves that encourage this from our learners.
Nigel Coutts

Seven Language Moves for Learning - The Learner's Way - 9 views

    Our language choices communicate both intended and unintended messages. In the choices we make, in the subtlety of these choices, lies a truth more powerful than that conveyed by a literal reading of our words. When we look closely and critically at our use of language, we begin to see particular patterns which reveal much about what we genuinely value and expect from our learners. 
Lauren Rosen

Foreign Language Teaching Methods - 50 views

    A great resource for refreshing pedagogical skills. Choose which modules you find most useful and focus on those or do the whole course. Go at your own pace.
Christian King

Language Perfect - World Championships! - 60 views

    A Web 3.0 teaching tool for a wide variety of languages includes student progress achievements and pratice drills. The free trial is definately worth checking out with your students if you teach languages.
Thomas Anderson

Newswordy: Word of the day - 80 views

    A useful resource for older students that takes interesting words from the news and gives a definition and extracts from news sites and Twitter.

TCRecord: Article - 18 views

    May a school punish students for wearing breast-cancer awareness bracelets that include the word "Boobies"? A federal court says no.
Freddy R. Nunez

Interesting Things for ESL/EFL Students (Fun English Study) - 81 views

    This web site is for people studying English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as a Foreign Language (EFL). There are quizzes, word games, word puzzles, proverbs, slang expressions, anagrams, a random-sentence generator and other computer assisted language learning activities. Even though the primary focus is for ESL, native English speakers may also find some interesting things on this site. This site is non-commercial and has no advertising. TESL/TEFL teachers may want to recommend this site to their students.

Voki in the Languages Classroom « Voki for Education Blog - 20 views

    The ability to speak the foreign language in question can safely be described as the principal objective of learning foreign languages. However, it can often prove difficult to assess your pupils' ability to speak the foreign language in the classroom, as time and numbers often conspire against us.
Tim Hornbacher

Mr. Foxhole's Classroom - 155 views

    This is a blog dedicated to finding great tools for teachers to use.
Adrienne Michetti

Punctuation Videos - 1 views

    • Adrienne Michetti
      This site looks great for something like a Daily Language Activity.
    A link providing info about punctuation videos on Video Jug.
Peter Olm

Thought Control. - 1 views

    Thinking, literacy and education in the middle years of schooling
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