Just you, your learners and the classroom

We’ve been talking about teachers sometimes having to teach with limited resources. We have ourselves, the classroom, and the learners. What can a teacher do with limited resources?

We’d like you to make a podcast giving your ideas on how teachers can use themselves, the classroom and/or their learners as a resource. Go to Vocaroo, record your podcast and then post it in our comments section. If you have difficulties using Vocaroo, you can use a device (your phone or computer) which has a recording tool on it.

In your podcast say:

  • which resource you would use (eg you, your learners, your classroom)
  • how you would use the resource (eg the kinds of questions you’d ask learners and the activity learners would do)
  • what language learners would practise (eg what skill or skills; what vocabulary and/or grammar).
  • If you would prefer to write your answers instead of making a podcast, then use the comments section to write your ideas. Make sure you listen to some of the other learners’ podcasts too.

    How to use Vocaroo:

  • Go to Vocaroo.
  • Click to record.
  • Allow the microphone to record you.
  • Record yourself (you can retry if you're not happy with the recording).
  • Click to save the recording.
  • Share the link in the comments!
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    Exploring the World of English Language Teaching

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