Tag Archives: Creative Thinking

Packing experiences in a unit

How do we pack what is worth keeping in life? How do we prepare for a wedding? We don’t want to be under or over dressed. We don’t want to outshine the bride or the groom, but if happens, I … Continue reading

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Gamified Reading: The Game is Never Over!

When I fee adventurous and decide to incorporate something new into my teaching / learning experience, I only have one condition: if it does not create different layers of learning and allows for integration of various skills, it’s not good … Continue reading

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To MUN or not to MUN?

It’s the beginning of a new semester and as students ponder what creative activity they should join, because of its popularity, the question ‘why should I join MUN?’ emerges again. While it is necessary to point out that choosing to … Continue reading

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Total Makeover

Language teachers who have been language learners know that good language learning is the product of consistency, contact with the language and a desire to express ourselves. Yet, some of the homework tasks students tend to be given can be … Continue reading

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Remembering Work That Matters

Part of a foreign language teacher’s life includes witnessing students’ progress, even when they are no longer his/her students. Since learning a language is not limited to vocabulary and structures; since it includes acquiring a new set of cultural values … Continue reading

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