April 15, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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10 Fun Bookish Things to Do on April 23rd, World Book Day

What do you feel when you are surrounded by books? Excitement? Curiosity? A sense of adventure? On April 23rd take a trip to your favourite book place: a bookshop, a library, or your bookshelf in your own home. April 23rd is an important date … Continue reading

March 24, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Book Club and Reading Games 19&20: Change your name and First lines challenge

If you are looking for ways to introduce new titles to your students and get them to do some language activities at the same time, check out our two reading games. They are ideal for giving students a flavour of … Continue reading

January 19, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Two reading activities for your teenage classes

If you have made your reading resolutions for this year, now it is time to focus on some simple but fun reading activities. 1 The ‘bookshelfie’ It is the age of selfies, and it seems that we all like to … Continue reading

October 6, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Book Club and Reading Games 21&22: Name the Book Part 2 and First Lines

There will always come a time in either your Book Club or in your classroom, that you and your students will be looking for new titles. If you have a group of fast and keen readers, they may eagerly devour most of these … Continue reading

March 10, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Book Club and Reading Games 9: Flashcard fun, Audio challenge, Spot the genre

Games, especially when they are done in a relaxing moment (or, on the other hand, when you want to shake things up a bit) can help you create memorable moments in the English classroom. You can dedicate some time to … Continue reading