Month: July 2012

Olympic Activities for Kids

The Olympic Games are a time when the world comes together and bonds around a common event. It’s not just about the sports, although, of course they are the centerpiece. They are also a celebration of culture, commitment, accomplishment, and achievement. “The Olympics” is also a great theme for teaching young learners. Children see the… Read more »

Lights, Camera, Action

This post was contributed by Bob Pensak, owner of “Bob’s English” in Okazaki, Japan and author of the blog “Bob’s Frog.” Lights, Camera, Action! You are the “director” of your classroom. Students enter the classroom. Welcoming music is playing in the background. The students are relaxed and looking forward the day’s lesson. Your transition songs,… Read more »