Six years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention.
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Here are this week’s choices:
Peaksay Pronunciation Game has users repeat phrases and uses AI to “grade” its accuracy. I’m adding it to THE BEST SITES FOR ONLINE PRONUNCIATION FEEDBACK – DO YOU KNOW OTHERS?
I’ve learnt so much from my mistakes I think I’ll make some more… is from The Hands Up Project. I’m adding it to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos About Learning From Mistakes & Failures.
Questions about pre-teaching vocabulary (PTV) is from Adaptive Learning in ELT. I’m adding it to The Best Websites For Developing Academic English Skills & Vocabulary.
What are Thinking Routines? is from The Barefoot TEFL Teacher. I’m adding it to PROJECT ZERO’S “THINKING ROUTINES TOOL” IS AN EXCELLENT RESOURCE.
How can students learn online if they don’t know the language? This city tackled the issue is from The Seattle Times.
Teaching in the new world is by Sandy Millin, and shares a good lesson idea of students trying reconstruct an email.
Here’s a new Simon’s Cat video. I’m adding it to The Best Movie Scenes For Halloween.