Monthly Archives: June 2014

Geography

Want your YLs to research one of the countries taking part in the World Cup? Here are some child-friendly websites they can use. Atlapedia is organised alphabetically and is the most comprehensive from this list. It includes information about the … Continue reading

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Teaching Suprasegmental Pronunciation

Rebecca summarises the main points from her training day session on teaching suprasegmental features of pronunciation. Suprasegmental refers to word and sentence stress, intonation and linking.  The aim of this session was to review these features and practise the teaching … Continue reading

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PicLits

PicLits describes itself as an edutainment website that offers images and keywords in order to inspire creative writing. The idea is simple – drag and drop a picture, and choose some words (categorised by type) that best “capture the essence” … Continue reading

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Premier Skills

This week’s website of the week is our very own Premier Skills. If you’re looking for listening practice during the World Cup, there are interviews with players which ask questions such as, “What did you find most challenging when learning … Continue reading

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