Dive into Barcelona’s Olympic swimming pool The outdoor Olympic swimming pool in Barcelona (Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc) boasts stunning panoramic views of the city and costs only £4 to visit. Pro-diver and Barcelona native José Marillo shows us round his ‘office’ Intro: Do you like to swim? Where do you swim? When did […]
Category: Task Based Learning
A series of tasks are scheduled and performed in the real world, outside the class. Students are graded on how well they perform the tasks using pre-taught practical English.
A Day made of Glass A class designed to help you use all the modern technology words, using video. Language level: Intermediate – advanced (B1 – C1) Learned type : All ages Time : 60 mins Activity : Descriptive everyday English with technology. Topic : Future technology with glass. Language : Phrasal verbs, technology […]
Task Based Learning is great fun… AND extremely useful for your English skills. This is just an example: tasks change week to week. 30 minute conversation with coffee: This is an opportunity for English learners to practice their English in a REAL situation using practical English. You can speak English in the classroom, but […]
Odysseus’ Gambit on Vimeo – Using chess terms in everyday English Note: The Bob Dylan song is optional depending on the class and time. Intro Questions: Do you play chess? Do you know the rules? The names of the chess pieces? What is a gambit? In this video the character tells us about his life. […]
(SITTIN’ ON) THE DOCK OF THE BAY written by Otis Redding and Steve Cropper lyrics as recorded by Otis Redding December 7, 1967, just three days before his death in a plane crash outside Madison, Wisconsin #1 for 4 weeks in 1968 Theory: Words in English when spoken quickly or sung sometimes contain contractions. “Rocking” […]
In this exercise the English learner must their English autonomously to practise their English and complete the task. Results can be discussed and corrected in class. Contact Name : Profession: Teacher Number : Call window (time) : Between 17 & 18 hr on Mondays. Theme 1: Registration Form Hello ___________, my name is ________________, a […]