September 19, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Pirates!

Who doesn’t like pirates? We have all read a story or watched a film or sung a song  featuring pirates. One of the most fun international days is International Talk Like a Pirate Day on 19th September. We invite you … Continue reading

August 2, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Quick Guide to Children’s Books 5: Children’s poetry

The world of children’s literature is an enchanting place which often looks like a colourful maze with imaginary creatures in fantastic worlds. These creatures and worlds are mostly versions of our own realities, and through them we can learn more … Continue reading

July 21, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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All about adaptations: speaking and writing tasks to have fun with adaptations

This week we have been looking at various aspects of adapatations. This time we take a more practical approach and share some ideas on using and creating adaptations in the language class. Exploring differences: from page to screen Your students … Continue reading

July 13, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Quick Guide to Children’s Books 4: Comic books and graphic novels

The world of children’s literature is an enchanting place which often looks like a colourful maze with imaginary creatures in fantastic worlds. These creatures and worlds are mostly versions of our own realities, and through them we can learn more … Continue reading