Free resources for English teachers

Teachers Webinars – AirCamp

Technology in the classrooms: apps and platforms you can use to engage learners

A discussion on the different apps and platforms we can use in our classes and how they can benefit the students. From old ones like Kahoot for assessment to Classcraft which introduces gaming activities in the classroom.

Presenter: Ellie Puglisi

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How to introduce movement into your class

A discussion on the different activities you can use with young learners in the online classroom to get them up and moving around. Talking about how movement stimulates their brains and helps them to learn and similar methodologies.

Presenter: Daniel Ireland

On Wednesday 23th February at 5pm UK time.

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Introducing culture into classes when online

Many students come over to the UK and other native English-speaking countries to learn the language and be immersed in the culture too. However, being online means that they do not experience the cultural aspect of travelling abroad when learning English. Here are ways in which we can introduce the students to the culture of the UK without physically being here

Presenter: Ellie Puglisi

On Wednesday 9th March at 5pm UK time.

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Groups work online – how to get students thinking on their own

Many believe that learning online is less interactive. However, in this webinar we will show you why that is not true and how working in groups and pairs allow for more student autonomy in their lessons and gets them problem solving which is a valuable life skill in any language.

Presenter: Chloe Burcher

On Wednesday 23th March at 5pm UK time.

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Engaging topics – what young leaners should be learning

Discussion on the kinds of topics that can be teaching YLs and why. How can we keep the topics interesting and fun, but also relevant to YLs? Here’s a few tips and suggestions of the topics we use and why.

Presenter: Daniel Ireland

On Wednesday 6th April at 5pm UK time.

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Classroom management for YLs – keeping the learners engaged

Teaching YLs can be challenging at times, especially online and one of those reasons is classroom management. Classroom management, like it or not, is always going to be part and parcel with teaching a group of students. So here are some top tips of how to manage your young learners and keep them engaged in the classroom.

Presenter: Tom Pointer

On Wednesday 6th April at 5pm UK time.

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Speaking skills – fun activities to help learners with their speaking skills

Speaking skills are always seen as a priority for most students when learning a language. This is because we communicate with other people mostly through speaking. So here are some fun activities you can try in your classes to help students with their speaking skills.

Presenter: Chloe Burcher

On Wednesday 5th May at 5pm UK time.

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