Lesson Planning Corner: Teaching Kids How to be Peer Reviewers

22/05/2018

s we know from own experiences as students or as educators, effective group work is not always possible. The same applies to peer reviews. Students need to learn how to provide and accept peer reviews in order for them to work. Find some tips on peer review skills at http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/work_in_progress/2018/04/teach_world_language_students_.html

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Teaching Corner: Wait Time Can Make or Break Your Lesson

17/05/2018

Effective wait time is an incredible tool to increase language production in classrooms. See more at https://www.middleweb.com/37403/wait-time-can-make-or-break-your-lesson/


Pedagogy Corner: Learning Styles

02/05/2018

For anyone who did not yet hear about it: There is no research evidence that they work as a pedagogical tool! Yes, we need to differentiate. However, build your methids on research-based frameworks. Read more at “Another nail in the coffin for learning styles” – students did not benefit from studying according to their supposed learning style

https://digest.bps.org.uk/2018/04/03/another-nail-in-the-coffin-for-learning-styles-students-did-not-benefit-from-studying-according-to-their-supposed-learning-style/


A Handy Overview of Language Methods with a Timeline. A Must Read!

29/04/2018

Unpacking language methods in a quick and succinct way found in Language Teaching Methods: An Overview at https://blog.tjtaylor.net/teaching-methods/


What’s New in Brain-Based Teaching? Belief in brain myths and child development myths continues even among those who’ve studied psychology

27/04/2018

Read a research-based discussion at https://digest.bps.org.uk/2018/03/05/belief-in-brain-myths-and-child-development-myths-continues-even-among-those-whove-studied-psychology/


The Best Resources For Helping Teachers Use Bloom’s Taxonomy In The Classroom

06/04/2018

Excellent resource reblogged from by Larry Ferlazzo at http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2009/05/25/the-best-resources-for-helping-teachers-use-blooms-taxonomy-in-the-classroom/


The Bloom’s Taxonomy Periodic Table of Activities for Inspired Learning

22/03/2018

Reblogged from Shelly Terrell, great ideas at https://globaldigitalcitizen.org/blooms-taxonomy-periodic-table?mc_cid=4f0581a1ea&mc_eid=0c21adacdf


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