Decoding the world Reading is one of the four main skills in any language. I believe that teaching it should be entertaining, yet not so demanding for the young learners. Especially, that this will be done in the second language. Children should have fun with it, and they also ought to feel the real need to learn this challenging skill....
Help encouraging cooperation Have you ever experienced unwilling to cooperate students who were unhappy to work with others? I guess so. Constant arguments and annoyance can be discouraging for even the most incredible teacher. Needing something to cope with such situations I started reading some teaching English methodology books and I came across choosing sticks. Name sticks or number sticks? Nice management...
From one subject to another Entering the classroom in the early education classes should be the beginning of a new great adventure for students. They have all lessons in one classroom with their class teacher. I am not able to change their classroom environment for English classes, but I can use something else instead.  As a smooth transition from one...
I did it! I've become an English teacher in primary school. At the beginning, I had many doubts and concerns when it comes to the classroom management and discipline. I’ve read through some ‘How-to’ teachers’ books for newbies and I liked the idea of making an aid to maintain discipline. The very first thing I've done was a behaviour chart. Inspired by...