Shorter teaching activities and quick ideas to try out in the classroom.
These activities can be used with a text out of class.
These activities will help students connect what they are seeing with what they already know about the topic and prepare and help them to understand the authentic content of the videos before they watch them.
These activities will help your students respond to the video as a whole - as we do in our first language - rather than study it discreetly, as students usually do in a foreign language.
When we watch videos in our language we don't answer comprehension questions - we respond emotionally to the content.
These activities encourage the learners to use English to develop their own videos.
These activities help learners rewatch a video to make discoveries about features of language.
These activities are for use with videos out of the classroom.
This activity is designed to help students gather and organise ideas before writing.
This activity is designed to help your students organise their ideas before writing.
This activity is designed to help your students start writing.
In your first language, lots of writing tasks need to be planned before you put pen to paper. Drafting, editing and redrafting are a normal part of the writing process.
This activity can be used as a preparation activity for a normal writing or speaking task or as a regular activity.