October 17, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Five new classics to explore 1: Five Children and It

When we open a classical novel, we open the door to multiple worlds (historical, geographical, literary, psychological and philosophical) to explore. It is exciting to see what each title means to us, who the author is, how the books were … 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 18, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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All about adaptations

Think of your favourite classic tale or novel, and then try to remember the different adaptations you have read, seen or heard of it. Adaptations surround us, not just because so many great stories have been written, but also thanks … Continue reading