Have you planned the last lesson before Christmas yet? If not, here is a suggestion that we hope will bring out the Christmas spirit in the classroom.
December is always busy! Do you have your term tests ready? We have suggestions for tests based on all seven editions of SKILLS. You find them in “SKILLS Ressursbank Lærer, under “General Resources”. The tests are made by Gro Lokøy. Her TIP students at Sola… Read More
– using speeches by Malala Yousafzai and Emma Watson. The two young women Malala Yousafzai and Emma Watson have both delivered speeches that have gathered wide acclaim. On December 10th Malala Yousafzai will be in Oslo to receive the Nobel Peace Price for 2014. Take… Read More
Aim: Learn about social conditions and values in the US Level: vg1 Time: 2 lessons (of 45 min) – using the song “Ghetto Gospel” by 2Pac and the documentary “Gangs Behind Bars” about prison gangs.
Aim: Encourage students to work with vocabulary based on the words in the clouds. Wordle is a fun way of making “word clouds” from texts that the students provide. In a word cloud the words that are written the most frequently appear the biggest. Once… Read More
Midterm exams are fast approaching! Do your students know how to interpret the tasks? English teacher Anne Marie Torp, from Asker vgs, has put together a useful course to make students more aware of what the exam tasks require them to do. The course includes explanations… Read More
Bronia Hamilton teaches English for vocational students, and is engaged in “FYR” as a resource person in Oslo. Here you will find her tips on how to make the oral exam more relevant – or more focused on vocational skills. Tips for the oral exam
Are you a fan of the TV-series? Below you will find an article on Downton Abbey written for us by Professor Tore Rem. Hilde Løvdal Stephens has made a set of activities to accompany it where the aim is to teach students the difference between… Read More
1. Edutopia (George Lucas Foundation, based in California) The absolute best when it comes to all areas of education. Number one on all lists (US) of who to follow. 2. Teach Thought (Terry Heick, founder) Also in the top ten of people to follow. Well… Read More
Thursday, October 30, 2014 A good way to start the school year is by playing a getting-to-know-each-other game. You probably have some ideas already, but here are a few tips from Bronia Hamilton. Her aim is to make the students acquainted with both their peers,… Read More