Back to work after Maternity Leave

Back to work after maternity leave

Back to Work after Maternity Leave – Yikes! Going back to work after maternity leave is a daunting prospect. A really daunting prospect. I have the guilt of leaving my baby with someone else. Shouldn’t I be at home looking after him? I know this is something every mother feels, but it still doesn’t make going back to work after […]

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Excitement Management

Excitement Management

Excitement Management My tutors on my CELTYL were really focused on this aspect of the class. They made us think about the type of activity, specifically how the students would react by it. We classified activities as ‘stirrers’ and ‘settlers’. When planning classes we would alternate activities so that students would get stirred up and excited, the next activity settled […]

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Gamification in the classroom

gamification in the classroom

Using gamification in the classroom for managing young learners. Gamification in the classroom is an excellent approach to classroom management. This is particularly true with young learners. Adding a competitive element to a learning environment with young learners can add motivation, improve behavioural problems. It can also encourage extra language. I divide my classes up into teams, each team can […]

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