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the view from the window of a plane in air

Using pictures

One of the ideas for motivating learners that we looked at in the previous steps was using different materials. Using pictures is a great way to help engage learners and involve them.

Task

Look again at the course image above.

  • Who do you think took this picture?
  • Where was she going?
  • Where is she now?
  • What happened before the picture was taken?
  • What happened afterwards?
  • Post your ideas in the comments section and see how many different ideas and stories different participants have created from this image.

    If you’d like to know the real answers to the questions, then download the pdf below.

    This article is from the free online course:

    Exploring the World of English Language Teaching

    Cambridge English Language Assessment