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Ideas for using course/resource books and internet activities

Published teaching materials whether in book form or on websites are a great help to English teachers but they can also result in dull, irrelevant lessons. Always ask yourself if published materials are fit for your particular teaching purpose.

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Teaching a 3-week General English adult course

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Ideas for a 3-week course including detailed content of 1st week. Courses of 3 weeks and longer require rather more planning than shorter courses. These are some teaching ideas for a 3-week course. For a 20-hour teaching week you will … Read More»

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When to teach what (core syllabus)?

The British Council has just published some guidance on what should be taught at different levels for General English. This is very helpful when producing your own syllabus/lesson planning. In a classroom environment, most teachers often rely on a┬ácourse book … Read More»

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