February 24, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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An Interactive Lesson Plan: The Picture of Dorian Gray

Why is The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde a good choice for your English class?  First of all, it’s a fascinating story, one that everyone will remember. It is also an often quoted and referenced novel with numerous … Continue reading

February 17, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Meet the authors: Scott Lauder and Walter MacGregor

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to write a story with another person? What about doing an experimental writing task in your class? Would it be inspiring? How would you share the responibilities? How well do co-authors … Continue reading

August 6, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Book Lovers Day

book lover = bibliophile: person who collects or has a great love of books August 9th is Book Lovers Day but of course for the bibliophile every day revolves around books. You don’t need to take a quiz to decide whether … Continue reading

June 3, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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Meet the author: Jack Scholes

This week we chatted with Jack Scholes, who has over 40 years’ experience in the field of English Language Teaching in many different countries around the world including England, Germany, Nepal, Australia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Uruguay, Chile, Argentina and Brazil. Jack … Continue reading