viernes, 28 de agosto de 2015

Which one doesn't belong?

Website created by Mary Bourassa, high school math teacher from Ottawa (Canada) dedicated to providing thought-provoking puzzles for math teachers and students alike. 

There are no answers provided as there are many different, correct ways of choosing which one doesn't belong. It is open to new submissions by teachers from all over the world.

Also an interesting resource for class discussions.

You can find it on: http://wodb.ca/index.html


lunes, 24 de agosto de 2015

Wlingua

Son cada vez más las herramientas disponibles en el aprendizaje de inglés para cualquier persona interesada. En este caso os queremos presentar Wlingua, que abarca desde el nivel A1 al B2 del MCER.  En el futuro, sus desarrolladores tienen previsto ofrecer cursos para otros idiomas como: español (a punto de terminarse), francés, alemán, italiano y portugués. Así mismo, se trabaja en el nivel avanzado del curso de inglés.

Está disponible para iPhone, iPad, Android (móvil y tablet), Amazon y Windows 8.


Wlingua permite realizar un test inicial de nivel y descargar las lecciones en formato de texto (PDF) y audio (MP3), también repasar unidades superadas y cambiar de nivel pero exige para utilizar la aplicación conexión a Internet.

lunes, 10 de agosto de 2015

Usingenglish.com

Resources for teaching English, including hundreds of handouts, worksheets & quizzes, lesson plans, teacher training materials, articles on teaching English, reference matrerials and much more.

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Materials for teachers: http://www.usingenglish.com/teachers/

lunes, 3 de agosto de 2015

20-Minute ESL Lessons

Short, self-enclosed mini lessons by Randall Davis which include lists of commonly used vocabulary (with a recording of the words), short quizzes to test comprehension of these words and their context and follow-up exercices for expanding student's use of the vocabulary in conversations.

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martes, 28 de julio de 2015

Más de un millón de minutos de nuestra historia en YouTube

The Associated Press y British Movietone, ofrecen la posibilidad de explorar más de un millón de minutos de grabaciones históricas (en total más de 550.000 vídeos) en YouTube. 

Es posible consultar en forma de vídeo de corta duración muchos de los momentos históricos más relevantes desde finales del siglo XIX al día de hoy. Estos pueden servir como recursos educativos en bruto para desarrollar además del conocimiento de la historia, la comprensión en lengua inglesa. La diversidad de contextos y vocabulario hace todavía más atractiva esta impresionante oferta.

miércoles, 22 de julio de 2015

Harcourt Math Glossary


Animated and illustrated definitions of math terms for elementary school students. They are organized alphabetically and by grade level.

lunes, 20 de julio de 2015

Smartygames.com

Free educational and fun games for children on the internet produced by a team of software programmers, engineers, educators, artists, designers, and translators from USA, Europe and South America.

Smartygames.com helps children develop their passion for lifelong learning by proposing selected interactive learning games that will help young children develop their creativity, visualization, problem-solving skills, math skills and the curiosity for knowledge.

You can find it on:

jueves, 16 de julio de 2015

Guidelines for CLIL Implementation

CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) is the most common term used in the European setting to describe the approach to teaching a curriculum subject through a foreign language, with the dual focus of acquiring more subject knowledge and improving one’s skills and competences in the foreign language.

This edited volume brings together the experiences and knowledge gained through the PROCLIL programme about CLIL implementation in Primary and Pre-primary Education.

PROCLIL was co-funded by the European Commission (Comenius fund) and focused on the implementation of CLIL in Primary and Pre-primary education.


lunes, 13 de julio de 2015

Why is English Spelling So Weird?

Spelling words in English is challenging work even for many native speakers. Many English words are not spelled as they are spoken. A complicated history can explain some of these difficulties for ESL or EFL students.

miércoles, 8 de julio de 2015

What did you say?

En una de las últimas entradas de nuestro blog Linguelda comentamos la semana pasada un recurso vinculado al repaso de la ortografía del castellano a través del juego llamado ¿Cómo dice que dijo? De sus mismos creadores, se trata de un proyecto de Visual Baker, sugerimos hoy una versión para la lengua inglesa. What did you say?
También puede descargarse como aplicación para su uso en dispositivos móviles:

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App Store: 

lunes, 6 de julio de 2015

Explain Everything

Easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.



Explain Everything from ExplainEverything on Vimeo.

viernes, 3 de julio de 2015

English Worksheets Land

Printable worksheets (PDF format) aligned to the English Language Arts Common Core Standards. Worksheets are classified by grade level (from Kindergarten to Grade 8) and by topic. 
This work can be printed and used by teachers worldwide but digital storage (online or off-line is not allowed.)

lunes, 29 de junio de 2015

EDPuzzle

EDPuzzle is a completely free website that allows teachers to upload a video, clip it, add quizzes and commentaries... Students can watch that video, interact with your questions, play a section again if they missed it, and the teacher can see the results.
Under the My Classes tab, you can create your different classes or sections.

Tutorial on YouTube:

jueves, 25 de junio de 2015

News in levels

News written for ESL students to help them learn and understand English naturally and fast.

A given news article is offered in three versions or levels based on their complexity. 

News in levels repeats the same words (difficult words are explained) in each level again and again. When students can understand all the words in one level, it is time for them to go one level higher and do the same. Students can practise their reading and listening skills (as they use video).

News are organized by topics.


On YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/NewsinLevels

martes, 23 de junio de 2015

III Jornada de Plurilingüisme de la Comunitat Valenciana


Desde el Servici d'Ensenyament en Llengües nos comunican la organización de la III Jornada de Plurilingüisme de la Comunitat Valenciana, que tendrá lugar en el Salón de Actos de la Conselleria d'Educació, el próximo 9 de julio de 10 a 14 h.

Las inscripciones están abiertas desde el día 22 hasta el 5 de julio. Quienes solicitéis participar deberéis confirmar la asistencia. 

El enlace para realizar la inscripción es: 

El tema que se desarrollará en la jornada consiste en la evaluación de la competencia lingüística en inglés.

Mark Griffiths, del Trinity College of London expondrá en torno a ella una una ponencia en la que abordará el Marco Común Europeo de Referencia desde una perspectiva dinámica, sencilla y divertida.

La jornada está dirigida al profesorado especialista de inglés de todas las etapas y se desarrollará en esta lengua.

domingo, 21 de junio de 2015

ESLGold.com

ESLGold.com provides thousands of free ESL resources and information for both students and teachers. Resources are grouped in several categories: speaking, reading, listening, writing, grammar, vocabulary, business, pronunciation, TOEFL/TOEIC, and idioms. They are also grouped according to level of difficulty from low beginning to advanced.

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lunes, 15 de junio de 2015

CosmoLearning.org

Created with the goal to provide free access to learn from the world's top scholars, CosmoLearning is a non-profit educational website that gathers and organizes educational content in an intuitive environment.

They share educational content (courses, videos, documentaries...) available on the Web. The content (more than 700 courses and 21,000 video lectures) is organized into 50 academic subjects and categorized by topic. 

They promote and give credit to the original producers and institutions, making use only of their material already available under public domain.

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