It’s very hard to listen to your own voice when you are speaking. So why not use your mobile phone to record yourself speaking in English? Here is a sample task for you to improve your pronunciation. You’ll need something that will record your voice. Use the ‘audio recorder’ on your mobile phone. Read the text […]
Spotify is a free music service (unless you go premium) that lets you listen to thousands and thousands of albums and song by thousands and thousands of artists over the widest possible range of genres. I’ve spent a long time on it – listening to songs I used to love and have long since lost, […]
Here’s the second edition of my complete lessons using only PowerPoint slides. Can’t be bothered to read the post? Get the lesson here http://www.englishlanguagespacestation.com/powerpoint%20lessons/Relationships.pps I think this lesson on relationships fits in really nicely with Valentine’s Day, especially since the audio features a lady dumping her boyfriend. It’s for pre-intermediate learners and should take about […]
…just discovered a wonderful site for low level ESOL and ESL learners, you need an Interactive Whiteboard or a projector. http://englishflashgames.blogspot.com/ Loads of different vocabulary games and presentations aimed at low level learners.
Can’t be bothered to read the blog – get this lesson here http://www.englishlanguagespacestation.com/powerpoint%20lessons/Technology.pps In the past I’ve blogged about how simple to use and effective PowerPoint is for teaching English. I’ve even devoted a whole section of my website to it. http://www.englishlanguagespacestation.com/complete_PowerPoint_Lessons.htm If you have an interactive whiteboard or a projector and some speakers then you’re […]
Last week I had the regular yearly inspection with a well meaning, rule following inspector. I had a class of around twelve adult learners from many different parts of the world studying intermediate English. Everything was going fine, students were engaged in various tasks at their level, they were working together and the classroom was […]