Monthly Archives: January 2015

Taking Speaking Practice Outside

In my classroom, I have an outside door: Every once in awhile, when it’s a pretty day, I like to go outside for a short activity. I find that partner speaking activities work well outside. Today it was 65 degrees … Continue reading

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Five things I love about Quizlet

One of my favorite tech tools is, an online flashcard creator. A couple of features I love: 1. Searching for other sets. Instead of creating a new set of words, I often run a topical search and find a … Continue reading

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Writing for Vocab Review

My students had a quiz today, so yesterday I needed an activity to review vocabulary. I thought about using Colleen’s Pictionary idea, but my students frequently disengage during games, particularly in my sleepy first period and wild seventh period. I … Continue reading

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