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Sherlock Holmes – The Last Curtain – IWB Classroom reading

No one can deny that students should read a lot to learn English. However, they do not want to and any longer reading is demanding on photocopying. In fact, I do not know a school where they’d be willing to copy a book for every student. That was why I searched for a way to […]

Be going to – future

I have found out that if I create my own worksheets it is much easier for me to teach the given grammar point. I don’t want to claim that my worksheets are speacial or outstanding. I just want to say that if you use your own worksheet you know exactly what you want your students […]

Games for Letter of Application

Here are several games to teach the students how to write a letter of application. The first game practises some basic rules how to write a letter of application. It is an IWB game called Hoopshot. Hoopshot_letter of application The other game practises the construction of a letter of application Letter of application_seq And in […]

Present perfect tense

Students often complain that Present perfect  is the most difficult tense. Yes, they are right. But still they can learn a lot about it. Here is the way I teach it. Teaching present perfect tense – procedure I always start with a song. There are three good songs to introduce present perfect tense. I use […]

Past simple and continuous

Here is another game for IWB. Here you can test whether your students know the difference between past simple and continuous tense. In this penalty game there are two ways to play it in the classroom. I prefer to divide the class into two teams and click on “Two players” option and then each team […]

Mixed conditionals

Recently a colleague of mine asked me whether I have anything on unreal conditionals. I told her that did but I couldn’t give her anything and the moment as all my worksheets were at home. And at that moment I felt really sorry that I didn’t take the time to edit and post the worksheets […]

Irregular verbs game

Having an IWB in your classroom is a nice thing. It cost a lot of money and the headmaster thinks that they couldn´t do anything better either for you or for the children. However, the people responsible for buying the hardware more often than not fail to provide any software for it and they get […]