Tuesday, 28 April 2015

UPO MEB - Flipped Classroom Homework (for Thursday May 14th)

a) Watch the video: What if students don't watch the video? by Katie Gimbar

b) Take notes and try to answer the following questions:

 - What are some ways she ensures students interact with the material? Can you think of any additional ideas?
 - What does she do with students who have come to class and not done the homework?
 - How has this technique motivated learners in her classroom?

c) Reflect: How could you apply this technique to different learning environments?

Sunday, 19 April 2015

Back to Bulgaria

Another great OUP Day in Sofia. Thanks to Milena, 'Teddy' and Ina for all their hard work and to the enthusiastic teachers. Great to see Gareth Davies again :)

Handout from the session on my FACEBOOK page (click on LIKE to get updates)

Get ideas for class from the Oxford Magazine

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Italy 2015

Back in Italy for a whirlwind tour from south to north..:Catania, Naples, Rome, Verona and Modena...then off to Sofia, Bulgaria for the OUP event there :) Non-stop!

Some links for teachers:
Oxford Magazine
Oxford Parents in Italian
Oxford ELT on Facebook
Two minute teacher tips (Explorers)
Mixed levels development in Explorers
My professional page on Facebook
Mount Etna, Sicily