July 1, 2012 by k. liz
1. Blog: Really liked this blog post from Oli. I’ve mentioned Dogme a couple of times on here before, and I thought this was an insightful reflection from someone who is putting it into practice. As I feel with most methods and theories, I’d rather have them all available to choose from than to adhere to one strictly. I like how Oli shares ways to use Dogme even when doing other methods or things in the classroom.
2. News: Hmmmm . . . very interesting news story here. What do you think? Whose side are you on – the teacher’s or the administration’s? I think I know which direction I am leaning, but . . . I don’t know. Leave your thoughts in the comments below!! One thing I do know . . . I am going to be careful on my blog!!
3. Link: ESL Library has a pretty big collection of free flashcards for you to download and use in class. Let me know below how you use these with your students!!
4. Quote: I got this from Aaron Myers at The Everyday Language Learner (a site you should definitely check out!) I loved the quote from Nelson Mandela: