TEFLtastic with Alex Case

The most TEFLtastic articles of 2020
I spent more time writing e-books than articles in 2020, but I guess 17 articles and two lists of vital phrases is not too shabbyfor one year. Listed with my favourites top (as I’m afraid I have no info on … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Jan 2021 21:02:27 +0000

New TEFL stuff 2021 Part One
Newest ones that I haven?t mentioned before top of each section. New TEFL e-book Teaching IELTS Writing: Interactive Classroom Activities New TEFL articles spring 2021 How to make a personal connection in presentations How to be friendly on the phone … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Apr 2021 20:49:58 +0000

The most TEFLtastic photocopiables of 2020
Following on from my list of top articles from last year, here are the PDFs that I am most likely to use again in my own classes. In addition, there are over 900 pages of photocopiables in my three new … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 20:36:05 +0000

Two nice new British and American English activities
It had been well over a year since I’d posted anything new on my worksheets page on UK and US English, but made up for lost time with this double whammy. The first idea was one I came up with … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Feb 2021 21:03:26 +0000

New Teaching IELTS Writing e-book
My latest magnus opus provides over 300 pages of stimulating intensive practice of IELTS Academic Writing language, planning techniques and editing of typical mistakes: Teaching IELTS Writing: Interactive Classroom Activities– NEW As usual, buying a copy not only gives you … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Apr 2021 21:04:55 +0000

TEFLtastic blogroll updated
It’s the long “Golden Week” break here in Japan, so have had time to do my approximately once yearly look at the links on TEFLtastic. Was pleasantly surprised to see that since this time last year only one or two … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 03 May 2021 21:47:34 +0000

48 trivia quizzes for EFL students (TEFLtastic Classics Part 44)
Updated 7 May 2021 When I was posting my list of the best of 2020, I noticed that a couple of the top ones were trivia quizzes and thought I should make sure that I had linked to them from … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 21:25:22 +0000

Guest post: 11 tips for teaching controversial topics in the ESL classroom
A great post from Alice of Hot Take English, hopefully re-starting the once numerous and always popular TEFLtastic guest posts. For a lot of English language teachers, the mere thought of teaching a so-called ?controversial? discussion topic in class is … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Apr 2021 22:15:32 +0000

New teaching a and an page
Am presently writing lots of new articles and worksheets on a, an, the, some, any, much, etc, but realised that I already had enough on indefinite articles to make it worth them having a page of their own: A and … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Thu, 08 Apr 2021 06:32:44 +0000

New be used to and get used to page
New article and worksheets up on this brand new page on how to talk about being and becoming accustomed to things: Be and get used to games/ worksheets – NEW Stuff on that plus the past form “I used to” … Continue reading
Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Apr 2021 22:55:07 +0000