Category Archives: education

Using technologies

My first unit is about Technologies and I found this video quite surprising! It really describes us and our society, perhaps this is the Digital Cocaine Age! Use the video with your students and ask them reflect on the use … Continue reading

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Blue Bottle Mystery: An Asperger Adventure

Asperger is really an adventure and sometimes we need a different view to deal with it. This book is one of the finest examples to get to understand it better. Readers love Blue Bottle Adventure and it is quite inspirational.  … Continue reading

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The Train Platform Schools of India

This is such a moving film! This documentary film on The Train Platform Schools of India was recently aired by PBS as part of their TV series, “The New Heroes”. It is hosted by Robert Redford, and tells the inspiring story of … Continue reading

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Lala: The Pet Penguin

What a fun video!!     And some useful activities!   I paste them here, thanks a lot, Sharon Yoneda!   Questions: This news story is happening in ________. Jalalabad Java Japan The penguin’s name is _________. Fafa Lala Baba Lala … Continue reading

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Unit 1: Animals (lesson 1)

This is meant to be a post about a quite different unit about Animals. Students love to see that they are learning Real English and they need to practise English using real situations or every day English vocabulary. This movie … Continue reading

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Day 22: X-mas party ideas…

This post is inspired in an article I read and I thought it would be interesting to give you some nice ideas for this X-mas and parties are today’s topic!! You already know the drill during the holiday party circuit: … Continue reading

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Day 19: X-mas and Literature

This post is about: Famous Christmas Stories   Read more about it here! And just in case, I simply ciopy it below: Thanks for sharing the article, Online Star Register!!! Over the years, Christmas has inspired many authors to write about … Continue reading

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