Convert PDF file to DOC file and vice versa online

You probably have had situations where you want to edit a text document but the format is PDF, so you can’t edit it as smoothly as a Word document. PDFDOC.com is an easy online conversion tool that converts PDF to DOC or DOC to PDF. NOTE for SC+ users: The converter is useful in cases where you need to upload your DOC with text […]

English Teaching Resources for March

You may feel the lack of inspiration for your language class activities. Look here to get some fresh online teaching ideas and online resources for March.   Vocabulary resources Kitchen tools and equipment: http://www.engames.eu/kitchen-tools-equipment/ inphographic – 26 vocabulary items video to practice pronunciation quiz worksheets to be printed including crossword puzzle Try a homonym quiz here: http://www.ecenglish.com/learnenglish/lessons/homonyms-quiz   Reading and discussion […]

Phone message recorded by Etienne Bouchard, CEO, Robotel Inc.

  Everybody can use their smart phone or tablet to create, speak and learn. Why leave students’ devices in their school bag? This is the reason we grabbed our phone and recored this message. Let’s use technology for the purpose it was created… to simplify the way we are doing things. Your Robotel team  

What type of presenter are you?

I believe that every teacher is a professional presenter. Try this very short quiz, which can give you a rough idea of what kind of presenter you are. This quiz takes less than 5 minutes. Don’t like quizzes? Just check all of the six presenting types.  Each type has its strengths and weaknesses. You may identify yourself with one of […]

Introducing Listening with learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org

Do you want to practise listening? So this where to start! 1) Video Zone – dozens of fun video clips on everything from cute cats to zero gravity flight, all with practice activities http://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/study-break/video-zone 2) Listening Skills Practice – lots of useful activities on lots of great topics to practise online or download http://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/skills/listening-skills-practice 3) Video […]

3 tips for your Valentine’s Day lesson

What do you think about Valentine’s day? Some people say it is just a commercial festival. Well from one point of view, it certainly is a good business for all those florists, restaurants and chocolate producers. On the other hand, I think it is a good opportunity to celebrate the emotion that everybody needs – LOVE. To express LOVE is […]

Improve your pronunciation!

I want to share with you a video series today. Your english students can use it to improve their english pronunciation. BBC Learning English doesn’t try to promote that a particular accent is “right”, and it can help your students to speak clearly and avoid misunderstandings. Here’s a tip how to use it! Play it and let your students record themselves! Therefore they […]

Let your students fall for reading

I want to introduce to you a tool for reading. It is suitable for ESL teachers. It is very easy to use and you can start work with it for free. It is called Curriculet. Here is the introduction video of how it works. Teachers can embed checkpoints and quizzes throughout a text and add assessments […]