Otagowano: young learners

novels

Using graphic novels in the ELT classroom

Graphic novels are becoming more and more prominent in ELT, either as stand-alone illustrated readers or as stories integrated into general coursebooks, such as in Interactive Student’s Book 1-4 (Cambridge University Press). A graphic...

dzieci

Jak nauczyć dziecko języka angielskiego?

Od września wszystkie pięciolatki w Polsce będą uczyły się języka angielskiego. Już dziś zdecydowana większość dzieci i młodzieży w wieku od 4 do 18 lat uczy się tego języka*. Na co zwracać uwagę, jak...

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Cultural focus – The British

Cultural focus – The British Level(s): (B1) Intermediate/ (B2) Upper-Intermediate Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults/adults Aims: Speaking/ Vocabulary in the context of stereotypes about the British and Britain and British cultural symbols/Authentic reading Materials: Handouts...

spain

Cultural focus – Spain

Having taught English for a long period of time, I have noticed that when teaching culture we tend to focus on English speaking countries. This is certainly valuable if we wish to enable our...

numbers

The world in numbers

Level(s): (B1) Intermediate/(B2) Upper-Intermediate Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults/adults Aims: Speaking/Practising saying large numbers/Reading Materials: Handout 1 Time: +/- 60 min The number facts and figures used in this lesson plan were published in the...

polygraph

Would you pass a polygraph test? Crime – lexis

Level(s): (B1) Intermediate/(B2) Upper-Intermediate Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults/adults Aims: Vocabulary focus/Speaking/Authentic listening/ Materials: Handout 1 Time: +/- 60 min The video link: 1. Brainstorming/Types of crime: Ask the students to work in small groups...

personal_note

A Personal Note Writing with a twist

Level(s): (B1) Intermediate/(B2) Upper-Intermediate/C1 Pre-Advanced Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults/adults Aims: Speaking/Authentic reading/A personal note writing Materials: Handouts 1&2 Time: +/- 60 min The personal note used in this lesson plan was published in the...