Here are some useful tips to encourage more participation in the classroom. Designing Interactions with iTeaching (Interactive Teaching) Tools from Kee Man ...

If you are looking for a mobile app that could encourage your students to learn vocabulary, then try Word Learner for Android. This free app comes with a collection of 380 words categorised as Beginner/Expert. It comes with Learn Word Mode and Test Mode. The learning of new words is done through the flashcard method. ...

The rapid development in the mobile industry has allowed many learners to own a smartphone. With smartphone apps, learners can now learn on the go, while enjoying the new interactive world of social interaction via instant messaging and social media. Developers of mobile operating system (OS) like Android have provided vast collections of free applications ...

Palabea is not just a social network to make friends. It is an online platform for language learning via its virtual classrooms. Users can find friends and interact with them through several ways e.g. engage in audio or video conferencings, receive video or podcast lessons or even record their own videos and upload them online. ...

Not many know Severn Cullis-Suzuki, but she is one of the few bold environmental activists who have inspired many people across the globe. In 1992, at age 12, Cullis-Suzuki raised money with members of ECO to attend the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. She delivered a very inspiring speech that not many children would ...

Clockwords is a flash-based game that test one’s vocabulary as well as typing skill. It is supported by Dictionary.com. Set in a Victorian age, your task is to think and type as fast as you can to fend off invaders that attempt to steal your secret machine. The game is fun and engaging for learners ...

There are indeed vast amount of YouTube videos which can be used in the English language classrooms but teachers might not have the time to go through all of them. Students perhaps spend more time watching videos on YouTube than television these days. Here are 10 best YouTube channels for English language teachers, not only ...

Though it would be almost impossible for a machine to check your English grammar for 100% accuracy, sometimes a little bit of help and advice would be very beneficial. Now, Grammarly is just what you need. Grammarly is a free Microsoft Office 2010 add-in which assists in identifying spelling and grammatical inaccuracies to ensure your ...

Recent advancement in technological innovations has indeed transformed our ESL classrooms. Various multimedia teaching tools and other gadgets are introduced into the classroom with the ultimate goal of improving teaching and learning. However, many teachers fail to use such tools effectively, as they are unable to grasp the fundamental skills of technology integration. Using technology ...

This English Writing lesson will teach you how to use sequencing words to give directions and write instructions, and will also help you with creative writing. We cover the words: first, first of all, then, next, after that, last, and ...