Try It Out is a selection of skills-based activities, many of which have formed the focus of the "Spotlight on..." teachers' workshops.
Students follow a set procedure to share and work on texts together.
Students read along with a listening text and try to capture its speed, stress and rhythm.
Students play a bingo game with vocabulary in an audio text.
Here are some easy ways to have your learners work on dates and times in every lesson.
A collection of quotations is a good source for producing classroom activities, writes Joanna Westcombe.
Students write their own dialogues in which they discuss experiences they've had while on holiday.
The Picture It section of Spotlight Online gets new bilingual content. Joanna Westcombe has the details.
Students read small ads from the magazine and make plans for taking a language course.
Students play a quick memory game using names and faces.
Have your students get their ideas down on paper with a simple activity.
Get your students writing diary entries for a character in a short story.
Get your students writing with a purpose, in a letter to Ken Taylor.
The international teachers' conference IATEFL 2014 was a great place to get new teaching ideas. Joanna Westcombe was there.
Students answer quiz questions in different formats.
Joanna Westcombe presents more ideas for using this month's quiz game in class.
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