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Can a Non Native Speaker Teach English?

It is perfectly acceptable for a non native to teach English. In some situations it may even be preferable. Teachers who have experienced learning English as a second language are likely more empathetic to the potential struggles and problems of students

How Long Does It Take To Learn English?

Learning English can take as short or long time as you want or need. However the actual time it will take is going to be dependent on a whole host of variables. Your starting level of English, your age, the level of English you… Continue Reading “How Long Does It Take To Learn English?”

What are the best Online Phonics Games for Kindergarten?

Online Phonics games for Kindergarten can include spelling, reading, listening and even writing games, these can be online and offline, free and paid, and quick and in depth, group and individual games. These phonics games will include single sounds and simple word blending which are suitable for kindergarten levels.

How To Teach English In Hong Kong.

There is more to teaching in Hong Kong that a positive attitude and a winning smile. Though they will help. There are learning centres, public and private schools, colleges, tutors and universities. You can earn from about $2000 to $12000 USD a month, but you are going to have to be qualified and experienced to head towards those heights.

The List of Animals You can type into Google That will show you AR and 3D versions on your Phone!

A friend of mine just showed me this and its really cool and might help keep the children entertained at home during this time! I use AR in my lessons sometimes ( and VR) so i know how excited my students get when they see it.

FREE ENGLISH SUBJECT SUBSCRIPTIONS AND RESOURCES FROM EDUCATIONAL COMPANIES FOR SCHOOL CLOSURES BECAUSE OF COVID-19 (CORoNA VIRUS)

The other lists is getting HUGE so i thought it might be time to start to catagorise them, the link on Amazing teaching resources has everything from Maths to Music the one below, and much easier for me to maintain! is the English Resources one. There are still absolutely loads of companies offering help at this difficult time.

Making English Fun has an Online Store!

The resources are increasing on the site by quite a rate now and they take a serious amount of time to put together. I am of course still offering them for free in both the teaching resources section and in the new store. However over the course of the next month i will be changing some to PDF from PowerPoint so if you want to download the editbale ones for free now is the time!

Teach Your Monster to Read Mini-games Instructions

An introduction to the Minigames on teach your monster to read website. All these are free to access and really useful for self directed as well as classroom use!

Teaching Contractions Resources and Ideas

Pray tell, just what is a contraction? If you want to go straight to the resource press here 🙂 As anyone who knows a little about science will know ( and all the parents out there of course) to contract means to make some… Continue Reading “Teaching Contractions Resources and Ideas”

Teaching Y as a Vowel!

y as a vowel worksheets

This is a tricky one, of all the phonics rules the ones surrounding the letter and sounds of ”y” are difficult to find out. Especially after our students have gone through learning The names of the letters and then the sounds they can make, and maybe even that some of those letters have more than one sound, and then we show them ”y”