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Kids are Heroes – Kids are making a difference in this world

September 30, 2011 Leave a comment

Via Scoop.itTeaching English to Young Learners

Inspiring children to become involved in their communities.
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Pronunciation animations – Cambridge University Press English Language Teaching

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Sounds: Watch the mini-movies to practise reading and saying all the dipthongs in English. Stress: Find out which sylables and words are normally stressed in English …… and why! Intonation: Listen and find out when the word usually goes up and when it usually goes down. Phonemic Chart: Look at and listen to all the sounds of English.
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Learn English – Feel Good

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LearnEnglishFeelGood.com is a great looking site that’s easy to navigate: There are lots of grammar tests and vocabulary quizzes, comprehensive lists of idioms and phrasal verbs and audio based listening comprehension exercises to help you learn correct English pronunciation. Whether your level is Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced, you’ll find plenty of material to help you speak and write better English.
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Sheppard Software Language & Vocabulary Games

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Via Scoop.itTeaching English to Young Learners

Improve your vocabulary, grammar, capitalization, and punctuation with these fun English games and quizzes for different grade levels: Elementary students (and anyone who needs a refresher) can play the animated grammar and punctuation games, which review basic punctuation and grammar concepts. Middle school, high school, and adult learners can review their vocabulary through the Words and Vocabulary in Context Games  (memorizing a wide variety of important vocabulary words will really help you succede in the verbal sections of standardized tests) High schoolers and adults can learn medical and computer terminology through the Medical Jargon and Talking Tech games. If you love games involving letters and words, enjoy the word games section, which is great for a range of ages.
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Ship or Sheep : minimal pair ESL pronunciation practice – free online

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Shiporsheep.com teaches British English pronunciation with minimal pairs, providing free online pronunciation and elocution lessons for ESL learners and for accent reduction.
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Earth is over budget: We’ve used up all our natural resources for the year

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Via Scoop.itEarth, our Sweet Home!

Today marks Earth Overshoot Day, according to the Global Footprint Network. That means humans have officially used more natural resources in a year than the Earth can replenish.
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10 ideas for teachers to change the world. Nos. 7-10 « Sean Banville’s Blog

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