Tagged: young learners

Pick-up lines – the beginning of love?

Levels: Intermediate/Upper-intermediate Aimed at: Young adults/adults Aims: Speaking/identifying words in an authentic listening text/ Time: +/- 1h Materials: Handout 1 Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HLZqsx9wua8 Write the following question on the board: What are the most popular...

Using songs and music in the classroom

Levels: Upper Intermediate Aimed at: Young learners/young adults/adults Aims: To enhance students´ knowledge in the lexical field of adjectives of quality/To practise listening skills/To encourage pair work and autonomous learning Time: +/- 60 minutes...

Last Christmas – old favourite with a twist

Levels: Intermediate/Upper-intermediate Aimed at: Young learners/young adults/adults Aims: To practise listening skills in a memorable way /To expand vocabulary range/To review Past Simple verb forms/To encourage speaking in the context of Christmas Time: +/-...

Creativity in the classroom: Adjectives of personality

The ability of incorporating adjectives into FCE writing paper enables learners to achieve higher marks for vocabulary usage section of marking criteria, as well as the general effect on the reader. Adjectives are also...

Lesson Plan: Tempted

Lesson based on a song ´Tempted´ by Squeeze Level(s): (B1) Intermediate / (B2) Lower Upper-Intermediate Aimed at: Teenagers/young adults catering for different learning styles (reflected in students´ comments in appendix 3) Aims: Listening for...

Teaching young learners – a few practical ideas

All teachers who have ever experienced working with young learners realize how challenging the job is. Every single lesson requires careful preparation – we need to think about a variety of techniques, activities and...

Motywowanie przez zabawę

Każdy z nas, nauczycieli pracujących z uczniami klas 0-3, doskonale zna wyraz twarzy dzieci przychodzących po raz pierwszy na zajęcia: zainteresowanie, entuzjazm i niepohamowana chęć poznawania świata, czasami trochę strachu i niepewność. Nasza rola...

Grammar = pleasure

The following set of grammar activities has been designed by the students from the Institute of English at the University of Silesia who participated English grammar classes conducted by Marcin Gliński. The tasks are...