teachers’ blog feeds

Tips, plans, activities, info and worksheet/handouts posted from blog feeds oriented towards ESL teachers, including resources for teaching in any classroom.  Note: some feeds have discontinued, I am searching new sources to update.

 

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Wed, Dec 31, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Many years ago, back when I was in elementary school, diagramming sentences was a basic staple of every English or writing class.

The idea is actually quite simple...

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Mon, Aug 25, 2014, Continue reading at the source

Research shows that the average person writes 40,000 words each year.

Writers, students and teachers write far than that. In fact...

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Tue, Aug 19, 2014, Continue reading at the source

The English language absorbs words and terms from every other language, and lots of sub-cultures, vocations and technologies.

But what happens when a word loses its meaning or its context?

Words establish their meanings from events or...

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Thu, Aug 14, 2014, Continue reading at the source