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Debate – Should writing fake news be considered a crime? + Pronunciation: Consonants /z/ & /s/

Hello, my dear colleagues! I was selected as one of the 10 DipTESOL Scholarship Contest finalists a few weeks ago. I didnโ€™t get the scholarship, but I am still proud to be selected among so many other educators. These were the participation steps Step 1: Make a video (maximum 90 seconds) where you briefly demonstrate or …

Storytelling Methodology for Young Learners: Activities & an Example Lesson Plan

Hello, my dear colleagues! This post will discuss storytelling methodology according to Shin and Crandall (2014) and showcase successful examples of storytelling, along with using digital tools. Storytelling should be used as often as possible in the ESL classroom, but in our country almost no one uses it. The main reason for this is that …

Storytelling-based Learning- Workshop 6: Dear Mother Goose by Michael Rosen & Nick Sharratt

Hello, my dear colleagues! In our storytelling workshop number six, we covered an amazing story called is Dear Mother Goose by Michael Rosen & Nick Sharratt. Keep reading to see photos and videos of our activities! As a real enthusiast of storytelling, Iโ€™ve decided to create a storytelling-based learning curriculum which will be conducted in the …

Storytelling-based Learning- Workshop 5: The Mood Hoover by Paul Brown, Illustrated by Rowena Blyth

Hello, my dear colleagues! In our storytelling workshop number five, we covered an amazing story called is The Mood Hoover by Paul Brown, Illustrated by Rowena Blyth. Keep reading to see photos and videos of our activities! As a real enthusiast of storytelling, Iโ€™ve decided to create a storytelling-based learning curriculum which will be conducted in …

Let’s Talk Weather and Seasons – What is it Like Outside? Group Webinar for Young Learners

Hello, my dear colleagues! In this post, I will summarize my reflections after teaching six public webinar-based lessons for children on Preply. I was proud to be one of the few tutors selected to do these webinars among 4000+ tutors who are teaching English on Preply. The lessons were free for the children, but the tutors were …

Webinar-Based Group Lessons for Young Learners Aged 8-10: Recordings, Methods & Reflection

Hello, my dear colleagues! In this post, I will summarize my reflections after teaching six public webinar-based lessons for children on Preply. I was proud to be one of the few tutors selected to do these webinars among 4000+ tutors who are teaching English on Preply. The lessons were free for the children, but the …

Storytelling-based Learning- Workshop 4: Class Two at the Zoo by Julia Jarman, illustrated by Lynne Chapman

Hello, my dear colleagues! We finally kick-started our storytelling-based program and our first official story is Class Two at the Zoo by Julia Jarman. As a real enthusiast of storytelling, Iโ€™ve decided to create a storytelling-based learning curriculum which will be conducted in the form of a workshop. Storytelling-based learning or narrative-based learning is not …

Moving your Preschool/Primary school Online – Interactive Advent Calendars of Activities for Parents, Class Dojo, Games & More

Hello, my dear educators! I wrote another post, this time, aimed at preschool teachers and elementary school teachers who need to transfer their school to the cloud quickly. It is easier for the university, high school, and even middle school students, but the primary school students and preschoolers will lose the most content in this …

Harry Potter Escape Room Professional Development for Teachers โ€“ ROOM 3 โ€“ The Horcrux Quest

Hello, my dear colleagues! I will shortly go through the Harry Potter themed escape room Iโ€™ve made for a professional development workshop in International School Savremena in Belgrade (the third and the final room includes a Horcrux quest). This Harry Potter escape room is interdisciplinary and it connects all school subjects, which can ultimately provide a very engaging …