Monthly Archives: December 2017

Christmas – as good a time as any to discuss ethics with children –

Good versus Evil: For this Christmas season, I used this theme, complete with angels and devils, forces of good and evil, to teach my students affirmative and negative commands in English. Storyline: a blind beggar, fast asleep, unknowingly receives some … Continue reading

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Halloween: fortune-telling, vampires and witches, brain pudding and eating “land shrimp” –

I gave a lesson around Halloween time involving the future tense, with a complete Fortune Telling business – only four euros per question! Every child has a role (not fixed, rotated): a secretary for writing the questions, another for writing … Continue reading

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