September 24, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Explore Great Expectations: Lesson Steps and Resources

Teaching Dickens is like having access to the best available source to teach English culture and language. His writing embraces all the components necessary for a great literary success: an exciting plot, fascinating characters, entertaining and sophisticated language use, social and … Continue reading

December 15, 2014
by Nora Nagy
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The Magic of Winter: Art Classroom Activities and Resources

Most of us living in Europe haven’t seen much snow on the ground yet, and it is very unlikely that our readers in warmer climates will see any at all. So let’s invite the magic of winter into our classrooms … Continue reading

December 19, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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An Interactive Christmas Lesson with Charles Dickens: A Christmas Carol Special

We all look forward to teaching Dickens as it is always a memorable and exciting experience. Reading A Christmas Carol is a great way to introduce our students to the world of Dickens with his unforgettable characters and his realistic vision of … Continue reading