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.
Students play a quick memory game using names and faces.
Students practise question forms with a quick fact-finding activity.
Jo Westcombe is off to the annual conference of IATEFL, the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language.
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.
Students do an error-correction activity based on The Grammar Page.
Students answer quiz questions in different formats.
Joanna Westcombe presents more ideas for using this month's quiz game in class.
Students play this month's idioms game in class.
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