Category Archives: literature

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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Reading: session 1

Reading is a complex activity and I am sure that most of my students hate it or simply do it because they have to pass an exam. This is my first activity for my students. I tried to help them … 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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Becoming Jane

Jane Austen: do you need some ideas how to teach about her life and the period she lived in? Try to use some scenes from the movie:   Becoming Jane is a biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland – reading time

For further reading you can click here.   “I quite agree with you,” said the Duchess; “and the moral of that is–‘Be what you would seem to be’–or if you’d like it put more simply–‘Never imagine yourself not to be … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland (1951) – movie time

Spring inspiration and Alice in Wonderland. More reading and useful information clicking the link below: Watch the movie here.    

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Edgar Allan Poe

The Black Cat… Read this short-story and debate on it with your students. They can discover more on the genre and the author’s life and cultural traits. Use this website to read more about his life and his major works. … Continue reading

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