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children in dialogue on phones

An ESL teacher asked me how to teach a dialogue to her primary school students. Since her students have very little vocabulary, and poor pronunciation, she does not know where to start.

Teaching a language is like building. Imagine you are building a house. To build it you need...

06 Sep Shelley Vernon No Comments
french girl speaking english with an accent

*First a calm listening game for any class size:

Pronunciation Hands Up

How to play

This listening game works with phonemes or pronunciation. The teacher repeats a word several times and then unexpectedly changes to another word using a different...

11 Apr Shelley Vernon No Comments
3-year-old child fist touching father's fist

"I want to teach my 3-year-old son English, but don't know how to go about it or how long lessons should be. As I’m not a professional teacher, I don’t expect to have a bilingual child but, it would be a pity not to take advantage of the incredible capacity children have to...

19 Jan Shelley Vernon 4 Comments

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