• June 29, 2015

Q&A – Indian looking for a teaching ESL job in Vietnam

If you are an Indian and looking for a teaching ESL job in Vietnam then you might have the same questions as this YouTube viewer of ESL Vietnam Zone Channel. If that is the case then probably you will find this very useful.

The message is a very long one so here you have just the “personal description” part and the six questions with my answers.

“… I’m an Indian, pursuing a Master Degree in the Grammar and Literature of Indian Language (having completed my Bachelor Degree with Honors, earlier this year). I have had my schooling in a school where English is the medium of instruction and have had English as my first language in primary, secondary, as well as higher secondary school. …” [read the full article …]

  • June 26, 2015

Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Video

Here are my top 3 things a new ESL teacher who want to teach English abroad should be aware of before starting his/her teaching English adventure.

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  • June 26, 2015

Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Podcast

 

Here are my top 3 things a new ESL teacher who want to teach English abroad should be aware of before starting his/her teaching English adventure.

Written version: Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Written version.
Audio version: Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Podcast.
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YouTube version: Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | YouTube.

  • June 25, 2015

Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of

Written version: Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Written version.
Audio version: Top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of | Podcast.
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Before teaching abroad prospective teachers do a lot of research on the topic. What they find is: teaching ESL is easy and fun, you make a lot of money, you travel around the world etc. Although it might be true for some people, for many people who start teaching abroad, unfortunately will be a great disappointment. So, here are my top 3 things a new ESL teacher should be aware of. [read the full article …]

  • June 22, 2015

Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Video

Play the famous game, Bingo, with your ESL learners in a very useful way to have them practicing pronunciation.

Written version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Written.
Audio version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Podcast.
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  • June 22, 2015

Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Podcast

 

Play the famous game, Bingo, with your ESL learners in a very useful way to have them practicing pronunciation.

Written version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Written.
Audio version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Podcast.
Video version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Video.
YouTube version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | YouTube.

  • June 21, 2015

Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom

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Audio version: Bingo with past tense in ESL classroom | Podcast.
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Bingo is fun. My students have great time playing bingo but I wanted to transform this playing time in something useful. Of course they practice saying numbers but there are so many things that have to be practiced. One of them is the pronunciation of the “-ed” sound of verbs in past tense. [read the full article …]

  • June 18, 2015

ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Video

Many times as an ESL teacher abroad, you have a new class and of course you have to introduce yourself. You can do it very simply by telling your new students what your name is but that is very boring. In this video I am showing you how I do it and the students always like it.

Written version: ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Written.
Audio version: ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Podcast.
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  • June 18, 2015

ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Podcast

 

Many times you, as an ESL teacher have a new class and of course you have to introduce yourself to your new students. This can be done very simple but in this podcast I am showing you how I do it.

Written version: ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Written.
Audio version: ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Podcast.
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  • June 18, 2015

ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class

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Audio version: ESL Lesson Plan – How to introduce yourself to your new class | Podcast.
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Many times in your life as an English teacher abroad it happens to have a new class and of course you have to introduce yourself. You can very well tell your new students what your name is and a few more details and then you are good to go. But, why not make an entire lesson out of this must have introduction. Here is how I do it and students always like it. [read the full article …]