Phonics Bingo

  Last night I played phonics bingo using CVCs, with my young learners. It worked really well. (You could also use individual letter sounds.) Bingo works really well with very young learners, too. It might take a little demonstrating, but VYLS can understand and...

Little things, big differences

  In my first job after university, I worked for one of my country’s leading investment banks. Year after year, they were making 20%+ return on equity (about 3 times the amount as their competitors), and profits were increasing each and every year. From...

EFL + ESL Kindergarten Game: Battlefield

  Battlefield is a simple and fun game for children to practice vocabulary, numbers, and even grammar. In passing, I note that I’m not fan of the number of EFL/ESL Kindergarten games that have violent names or themes. Children are seated in pairs on the...