March 17, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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World Poetry Day with our Favourite Poems

Poetry should be treasured  every day of the year, but especially on March 21st, World Poetry Day. We have asked some of our favourite authors to send us their favourite poems and tell us what they mean to them, and we have … Continue reading

February 2, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Hooked on Books: Robert Campbell on bringing literature into the language class

In this series of interviews we talk to teachers, ELT writers, visual artists and researchers about the importance of using literature in the language classroom. Together they have over a hundred years of experience in teaching and writing so they can definitely … Continue reading

September 17, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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The Green Room – Bring the theatre to the classroom!

The popularity of the TV show Glee or the film musicals like Les Misérables and Fame shows us that the world of the theatre and acting has become an exciting talking point for our students. Why not experiment with it in the classroom? As Robert Campbell … Continue reading

September 17, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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The Green Room: An Interview with Robert Campbell

The Extensive Reading Foundation is a not-for-profit charitable organisation that promotes extensive reading across the globe. Every year they organise the Language Learner Literature Award for graded readers published in the previous year. In 2013 in the Adolescent and Adult: … Continue reading