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More 'fun' with Used To

(To follow on from my previous lesson – here)

The day after I first introduced this grammar point I wanted to see how much of it had stuck and, more importantly, whether students could correctly use it in writing. 81 more words

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A TED-Ed Club connects with France and Cyprus!

I’ve been facilitating a TED-ED Club for the last five weeks, and maybe you’re asking yourself, what is a TED-Ed Club? You can read more about it here… 372 more words

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“Knock One out of the Park” with Baseball-Themed Lessons and Activities

Major League Baseball (MLB) season is underway across the country, and no matter which team you root for, baseball-themed activities provide a fun way to teach core skills. 621 more words

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I Used To...


Just a quick revision idea after learning never used to. used to, still, not… any more/longer and didn’t use to.

I began by making up and writing upmthe following sentences (excuse my perma-stained not-so-white board!): 61 more words

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Discovery Education

Discovery Education website has free access to hundreds of lessons plans. The website allows you to do advanced searches, where you can select the grade level, subject area and resource type you are looking for. 26 more words

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Classroom Applications – Teaching Digital Non-Fiction Reading Strategies

To fully prepare students for reading digital text, teachers need to incorporate…new literacy skills into the reading curriculum and support online reading comprehension during content-area lessons.

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Pass the Parcel Plenary

I have been searching recently of how to make my plenaries more interesting! How can I get the most difficult of classes to engage with Maths for that valuable final 5 minutes of learning. 246 more words

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