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How to Teach Pronouns and Other Pronoun Tips

HOW TO TEACH PRONOUNS AND OTHER PRONOUN TIPS

Teaching pronouns takes a little planning and a lot of catering to your students. A mixture of formal lessons, games and consolidation activities will be the best approach when teaching pronouns, but it is strongly advised to make these suitable for both the age and ability of the students you teach.

10 TIps To prepare your Child For the First Day of KindeRgarten.

10 TIPS TO PREPARE YOUR CHILD FOR THE FIRST DAY OF KINDERGARTEN.

You can better prepare children for their first day of kindergarten by informing them of what is going to happen, practicing routines, organizing play dates, be relaxed and on time, keep the journey light and visit the school and class before so it’s not a shock or a surprise to your child on their first day.

How to teach Sight Words And What Are They?

HOW TO TEACH SIGHT WORDS AND WHAT ARE THEY_

Sight words, together with phonics provide the bedrock of children’s reading. Playing games with flash cards, online or in the classroom will allow students to practice and recognize these words by sight. This allows them to try independent reading as the majority Children’s literature is made of sight words.

Why is English Difficult For Japanese Speakers: Problems and Solutions

TEACHING ENGLISH TO JAPANESE SPEAKERS_ PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

Native Japanese speakers have difficulty in learning English due to a host of factors. Differences in Written forms from Alphabet to Kanji, A lack of exposure to the English, cultural importance on language learning, grammar structures and the fluid nature of English can all cause barriers to learning.

How To Teach Writing To Left handed Students

HOW TO TEACH WRITING TO LEFT-HANDED STUDENTS

Teaching left-handed students to write can be achieved with a few adaptations. Using techniques like mirroring, paper positioning and grip training will help left-handed students develop writing skills. Resources specifically designed for left handers are also available like pens, binders and notebooks.

How to Prepare Your Child for A Kindergarten Interview

Kindergarten Interview tips

One of the hardest and most important things you will ever do as a parent is providing your children with a good education. No matter your socioeconomic status, you want your child to have the best possible education and in todays competitive world that… Continue Reading “How to Prepare Your Child for A Kindergarten Interview”

How To Make A Teaching Portfolio

How to make a teaching portfolio

A teaching portfolio is a ongoing story of a teachers skills and abilities, qualifications and observations, teaching philosophies, resources, recommendations, lesson plans and schemes of work . A teaching portfolio can be presented as a physical or digital resource.

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COUNTABLE VS. UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS?

difference between countable and uncountable nouns

The most effective way to distinguish between a countable or uncountable noun is to check if it can be used in plural forms.

At What Age Can You Start Teaching Guided Reading

As a general rule guided reading focusses more on reading level than age of students, however there are certain phonics and decoding skills that students require before being able to tackle a guided reading leveled book.

Learning the Difference between Action Verbs and Linking Verbs

Action Verbs and Linking verbs difference

The difference between action verbs and linking verbs can be described as the difference between an action and a state.