TEFLtastic with Alex Case

Matching Games Part Two ? Pelmanism
Updated 11 February 2019 I?ve written a lot about pelmanism/ pairs/ the memory game before. However in the second half of the latest of my ETP articles that started with dominoes, I managed to come up with even more uses and … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Sun, 09 Sep 2018 08:29:45 +0000

New grammar for IELTS page
New article, new worksheets, old worksheets and places for upcoming worksheets on the most vital grammar points for IELTS on my new page on the topic here: IELTS grammar page Advertisements
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Apr 2019 20:06:03 +0000

More bad IELTS tips
I recently published a list of 32 bad IELTS tips. That seemed like a lot, but then I remembered even more bad advice from textbooks, websites and students which I think is worth a mention. Would love to hear other people?s ideas too. … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Feb 2019 04:31:35 +0000

New teaching quantifiers page
Am still working on an article on the topic, but have already made a new page for worksheets on “some”, “a few”, “too many”, etc, with mutual links to and from my related pages like countable/ uncountable, there is/ there are, … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:00:37 +0000

New describing objects page
Put up a new worksheet on “How long is it?”, “What does it look like?” etc and then realised there was no page on the topic. So now there is one, with links to related stuff on colours, materials, etc: … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Sun, 07 Apr 2019 20:13:57 +0000

New TEFL stuff autumn 2018
Most recent top of each section New teaching materials pages Imperative games, worksheets, stories and songs Quantifiers page New TEFL articles How to teach British and American functional language How to teach giving and asking for directions British and American … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Nov 2018 04:36:15 +0000

Updated guide to Cambridge Proficiency books
I?ve recently been researching the next book for my Cambridge CPE class and found that all the info online is out of date, so thought I?d summarise my findings here. The only CPE textbooks which are updated for the post-2013 … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 05 Mar 2019 20:34:31 +0000

Lots of new British and American English resources
Over the last few months I?ve put up articles on teaching UK and US grammar, vocabulary, spelling, punctuation, numbers, body language and gestures, dates and times, and functional language, plus carefully collated lists of the important vocabulary differences to teach … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 26 Feb 2019 05:41:25 +0000

The most TEFLtastic articles of 2018
As my last article of the year is already up, I thought I’d give a list of all the ones in 2018, in approximate order of how often I’ve been using those ideas in my own classes. If you’ve found any … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Dec 2018 21:05:40 +0000

The most TEFLtastic photocopiables of 2018
In approximate order of how often I have used them and am likely to use them myself. They are all also on the pages for each topic, and mentioned in any relevant TEFLtastic Classics posts on the most adaptable TEFL games … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 07 Jan 2019 20:37:36 +0000