...so many options for teaching English to little students in fun, interactive ways, they won't even realize that they are learning. ;-D
Here are two fun crafts to help you teach about foods. I've found that children are motivated to learn their favourite foods in English, so why not encourage this! It's much more fun than memorizing lists like us adults have to do in language class! I put together two free printables that you can use, … Continue reading My favourite foods
Hey, here is a simple, free printable that you can download and use for personal use.
Let the children's creativity go wild! Usually I'm the one that does the creating, but this week I decided to let them design their own game boards, and it was wonderful! I was surprised how much the kids liked this activity, and the vocabulary that they needed for the games was practical, high-use words and … Continue reading make your own board game
There are so many ways to teach English through busy outside activities, it just takes a little creativity! On Mondays I had part of my lesson outside. It's Autumn here in Switzerland and that means beautiful leaves, crisp evening and morning air and harvest! Yesterday we were collecting chestnuts, opening them, and looking to see … Continue reading Learning English Outside in Nature
Teaching new vocabulary through games is my favourite way to expand vocabulary in little learners' minds!
This is a catchy little song, Five Little Ducks, is one that children love. It's perfect for young beginners, like one to five years. I own the book with CD, which gives me the option to read or let the children listen by themselves, or to play the song in the background while we are doing other … Continue reading 5 little ducks -song, book and craft