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How to choose a Good English Tutor: a Teachers Viewpoint

How to choose a Good English tutor

Ensuring you choose a good English tutor for your children will come down to a number of factors. These include seeking references and recommendations, choosing a reputable provider, holding interviews, recruiting highly qualified and experienced tutors.

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.

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.

The Best Free Online Action Verb Games

Best online action verbs games

One of the most effective ways of teaching action verbs if unable to use physical activities is to use some practice and consolidation online action verb games.

The Best Free Online Adjective Games

Best free Online Adjective games

One of the most effective ways of teaching in groups is to use some of the excellent practice and consolidation online adjective games

The Best Free Online Syllable Games

Effective online Syllable games use both syllable recognition and construction exercises allowing students to consolidate these skills.

The Best Free Online Prepositions Games

One of the most effective ways of teaching in groups is to use some of the excellent practice and consolidation online prepositions games that there are free on the internet.

When Is the Letter Y a Consonant? (and Other Tricky English Letters)

Y can be a consonant predominantly when it is found at the beginning or onset of a word or syllable. Words such as /yes/, /yellow/, /lawyer/ and /kayak/