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Online Learning When Coronavirus Threatens

Larry Ferlazzo has created several posts with ideas for online learning when schools have to be closed because of the Coronavirus outbreak. Visit his latest post:  “ONLINE LEARNING TOOLS IF SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS – PART FOUR” I’m working through the links today. Our school is closed because of the Coronavirus scare,… Read more Online Learning When Coronavirus Threatens

“Hey, Kids Let’s Put on a Show” Webinar

It was great to hear this webinar with Danielle Capretti. “Hey, Kids!  Let’s Put on a Show!” Theater in the English Language Classroom. She’s an expert on using drama and dance in EFL classes in countries around the world. Moderator Katie took over during some technical difficulty on Danielle’s end and actually started the presentation. After… Read more “Hey, Kids Let’s Put on a Show” Webinar

The Skill of Listening, Happy Earth Day, and Day 22 #AprilBlogADay

Listening, speaking, reading and writing = language and literacy. I have been teaching English language learners for a little over a year now. It was a big change from teaching older native speakers English and social studies. I teach lots of speaking, reading and writing, but I have been neglecting to teach listening as a skill.… Read more The Skill of Listening, Happy Earth Day, and Day 22 #AprilBlogADay