miércoles, 31 de julio de 2013

How to write numbers in English. 6 common mistakes (on EngVid)

engVid gives you the opportunity to learn English for free with 545 video lessons by experienced native-speaker teachers. New classes are added three times a week, covering grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, TOEFL, and more.

lunes, 29 de julio de 2013

Science Kids

The aim of Science Kids is to provide educational resources for teachers and parents that help make science fun and engaging for kids. 

This website was created by Rene Smith, a New Zealander teacher, and offers a wide range of great classroom teaching ideas and resources (experiments, games, facts, projects, quizzes, lessons, images, videos…) organized by topic.

viernes, 26 de julio de 2013

Jornadas de inglés en el aula de infantil

Hemos cerrado prácticamente las intervenciones de nuestras jornadas: Recursos y propuestas para trabajar el inglés en el aula de infantil, que tendrán lugar en Elda los días 30 de septiembre, 1 y 2 de octubre (10 horas). 

Podéis ver el pre-programa en el siguiente enlace e inscribiros en la página del CEFIRE de Elda. Esperamos que os interese.

martes, 23 de julio de 2013

English Flash Games

Collection of English vocabulary flash games for kids and ESL students: hangman, memory, drag&drop games...

An example:

viernes, 19 de julio de 2013

English Learning Box

English Learning Box is a multi-level ESL/ EFL course. It gives you listening and speaking practice with authentic materials, media and vocabulary, grammar and language activities. Each lesson features a specific topic with a step-by-step approach to understand different accents and dialects.

In various sections you will enhance your writing and speaking skills, you will find illustrated idioms and expressions and funny stories as told by native English speakers.

lunes, 15 de julio de 2013

Funbrain, created in 1997 for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site.

Funbrain is published by Family Education Network, a part of Pearson, the education, services and technology company. Funbrain is committed to providing a safe gaming environment that bridges learning and entertainment.(Source: http://www.funbrain.com/aboutus.html)

Also for teachers and families: 

jueves, 11 de julio de 2013


EnglishForEveryone.org is a resource for printable English worksheets. On the left of the webpage you will find an index containing topics (e.g. reading comprensión, grammar topics, phonics, vocabulary, culture…) with hundreds of quality teaching materials (PDF files). 

This is copyrighted work to be used only by teachers in school or at home. Binding, bookmaking, and or collation, reproduction and or duplication on other websites, saving to disks or hard drives, publication on intranets such as Moodle and Blackboard, inclusion of the worksheets in school/ work assessment tests, and or use of the worksheets for commercial gain is strictly prohibited. 

lunes, 8 de julio de 2013


Lessonstream is a selection of lesson plans (based on video, songs, images...) classified by topic, level, learner type, time, activity and language aim, which serve to demonstrate how teachers can make use of such materials. The site uses a Creative Commons license. What this means is that teachers have permission to remix, mash and share the content on this site for non-commercial purposes. 

viernes, 5 de julio de 2013

Jornada inglés e infantil. Herramientas para el aula

Organizada por las compañeras y compañeros del SEL, celebró ayer en Valencia, en la sala de actos de Conselleria, la Jornada inglés e infantil. Herramientas para el aula.

Tras la inauguración y la información institucional, ha intervenido Coral George con la ponencia Phonic Methodological Approaches and Classroom Management.

Podéis encontrar información sobre diversos aspectos del contenido de la intervención en 

http://www.coralgeorge.com (conceptos, synthetic vs. analytic phonics, teaching phonics, recursos, enlaces, presenting-blending-segmenting...)

También se dieron como referencia para formación on line y materiales las siguientes direcciones:

(Podéis consultar en castellano un resumen sobre Jolly Phonics aquí. También un resumen en inglés en Wikipedia.)

La tarde se reservó a dos exposiciones: 

"Projects in English for Infantil" por Heather Bonte, profesora de La Gacela de Paterna. Se presentaron formas de trabajar proyectos en infantil, métodos, diversas técnicas (sign in/off, 3R, use of realia, scaffolding, total physical response, fun repetition, games, cooperative learning structures y closed questions. Se animó a estimular la curiosidad, el deseo de participación y la necesidad de comunicar y se aportaron ejemplos de secuenciación, organización y actividades prácticas.

"Recursos digitals en anglés" por Cecilia Martín, profesora del CEIP San Pascual de Torrent.
Algunos recursos recomendados durante la intervención:
Super Simple Learning: http://www.supersimplelearning.com
English for the Little Children:

Noticia vinculada en la web de la Conselleria.

martes, 2 de julio de 2013


Vocabla is an online service to learn English vocabulary. It offers free iTunes and Android apps.

In Vocabla you can create lists of words and phrases that you want to learn. You can also select a list made by someone else and shared to the Vocabla library. You can study each list in a flashcard style and take a practice quiz.

lunes, 1 de julio de 2013

Interactive Learning Sites for Education

Online, interactive, educational games and simulations. Activities that work great with your interactive whiteboards (IWB) for whole group or small group instruction or use in the computer lab or at home for individual learning.

These  interactive games, sites, and activities were not created by by the owner of this site.  The content consists of linked resources (property of their respective creators). 

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