Five listening exercises that include music
"Music is the soul of language," said Max Heindel. Here it is important that you or the students pay attention to the speech rate, pronunciation and language.
An example of an exercise can be to let your students write a story based on a …
Ten lesson ideas for speaking exercises
In this package you will find ten ideas and speaking assignments with which students can speak freely in the classroom. The emphasis of these exercises is on speaking together, telling, presenting, describing, reconstructing and also listening to …
Lesson inspiration from the port: Container giants
The port of Antwerp regularly gets the news about a possible expansion, employment, container ships and much more. You can use current events as a starting point in class.
In this article about container giants we provide a brief explanation of the …
Boost your foreign languages with Netflix
Blog post explaining how Language Learning with Netflix works.
Via this extension you can play subtitles on Netflix in two languages in a Chrome browser and look up vocabulary in a foreign language.
The Bridge of Vroenhoven: Experience Center on WWII and inland navigation
The Second World War began for Belgium on May 10, 1940, at the bridge of Vroenhoven. And at the same time on the bridges of Veldwezelt and Kanne, on the Eben-Emael fortress, in the cities of Maastricht and Tongeren. They were all the target of …
YOU COOL? : Book about American English
In this article you will read more about the book that this author wrote.
It may be interesting for English teachers to discuss the influence of the American in their classes. There are a few useful faults in the article that you can use in class.
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Vote is popular: the human body and science
What do you learn about Coppens's body?
The Coppens brothers make their body on a weekly basis in the body of Coppens from a scientific point of view.
In doing so, they use the strategy of inquiry based learning :
- What would happen if ...? …
The best day of the languages in your school: Organize an activity
Get started in foreign languages and organize an inspiring Day of Languages , a day where pupils, students or students make full use of foreign languages and / or highlight the richness of foreign languages.
For NT2, for example, this …
BELTA : The Belgian English Language Teachers Association
Deze bijdrage werd ingezonden in het Engels.
The Belgian English Language Teachers Association (BELTA) is a non-profit organisation for teachers of English in Belgium. We seek to encourage the professional development of English language teachers in …