Wednesday, 30 March 2011

Several online resources presented in a Teachers' Day in Donostia

These are the links to some websites mentioned at the 2011 MacMillan Teachers' Day held in San Sebastian earlier this month: Moshi Monsters Glogster. Examples: grahamstanley, forever, blankglog. Web Tools for EFL

Thursday, 17 March 2011

A TV programme aimed at learning English

Play TV shows are addressed to Catalan speaking children with the aim of helping them learn English.

Wednesday, 16 March 2011

Online games for young learners

Whiz Kid Games web site presents a set of nine interactive games that can be suitable for young learners or learner with special needs. The language is clear and the activities simple. They can be useful and fun especially when an interactive whiteboard is available.

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Interactive online activities

Click 'n' Learn website offers a good range of online activities aimed at learning and revising lexicon and structures. Although it is addressed to secondary education students, a good number of the activities will surely turn out useful and attractive to primary learners.

Monday, 14 March 2011

Children's books to be read and listened to

MeeGenius website includes six free picture books that can be read and listened to.

Wednesday, 9 March 2011

Online language games

From this blog I get to know about some online interactive games that can be helpful in the classroom. These are three of them:

Wheel of Fortune Revision Game Level 1
It is shaped like a team quiz competition. Useful for revising the alphabet, prepositions, greetings... with the whole class, especially with the aid of an interactive board.

Past Simple Verb Tense
Good for revising past simple forms.

Character Scrapbook
A nice tool to work on the language of descriptions.

More games