October 11, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Language and CLIL Projects for World Food Day

‘Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too.’ World Food Day, an event promoted by the United Nations’ World Agricultural Organisation is held on October 16th. This year’s theme revolves around climate change and agriculture. How can we approach this theme … Continue reading

June 30, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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5 New Thinking Train Titles: Picture books for the English class

We are excited about the five new titles in The Thinking Train series. The success of the first series of five books, which were nominated for the ELTons 2016 Awards in the Innovation in Learner Resources category, tells us that picture … Continue reading

April 5, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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World Health Day lesson tip: Reading is healthy!

What are good readers like? Avid? Fast? Slow? Regular? Happy? Satisfied? Critical? Relaxed? Nice? Smart? What about healthy? What happens when we read? We usually find a comfortable position, maybe out on some music and prepare our favourite drink. Sound familiar? Not a bad … Continue reading

March 22, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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World Water Day: Classroom Resources for Young Learners and Teens

In 2010 the UN officially recognised the human right to water and sanitation. Water covers 71% of the earth’s surface. It makes up 60% of our bodies and is vital for all known forms of life. What do you think … Continue reading

March 4, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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International Women’s Day Projects and Books Lists

How much do your students know about International Women’s Day? How do they celebrate it? Do they think women should be celebrated? What do they think about gender equality? Celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) is probably best done by discussing important issues … Continue reading