Monthly Archive: October 2014

How to deal with mistakes

On-the-spot, or at the end of the class? The eternal question for the English teacher (at least on the subject of error correction). All students will want some form of error correction, but getting...

Memory Game

Can you remember playing the memory game with a pack of cards? You put all the cards face down and then take turns to match the same numbers together. So, this game is also...

Health insurance for freelance English teachers

The German healthcare system is funded by statutory contributions, divided between the individual employee and the employer. Health insurance in Germany is compulsory for permanent residents. There doesn’t seem to be a exact definition...

Question asking game

A fantastic way to practice question formation as well as providing general fluency practice, this game is popular and gets even your most reluctant students contributing. Students write questions and then discuss them in...