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Glass Elephants, Leather Lions and Golden Giraffes

This quick filler activity gets students thinking creatively and revises vocabulary related to materials and animals (perhaps best employed following a recent study of the former). 169 more words

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How do you learn English?

How  do you go about learning English? For some of you it may be that you listen to the radio, perhaps you watch TV and try and pick up a few words. 222 more words


“Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing it takes in.”

Leonardo da Vinci

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“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow firm there, firm as weeds among stones.”

Charlotte Bronte

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“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”

Benjamin Franklin

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“If we can make our classrooms places where the students enjoy coming because the content is interesting and relevant to their age and level of ability, where the learning goals are challenging yet manageable and clear, and where the atmosphere is supportive and non-threatening, we can make a positive contribution to the students’ motivation to learn.”

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