GAME-BASED LEARNING IN THE ENGLISH CLASSROOM

Playing games in a classroom¬†¬†is something that many of us have been implementing for years or decades with surely outstanding results in terms of motivation and language acquisition. But, what about using Games as a learning method while teaching subjects such as History, Literacy or Arts in the English classroom? Actually the game I’m about … Continue reading

VISITING A 21 ST CENTURY SCHOOL part 1

Last week I had the pleasure to visit Hellerup Skole, a state school set on the outskirts of Copenhagen, Denmark. What makes this school so special has to do basically with three elements: architectonic structure, innovative teaching methods and staff. The building itself is just amazing not only from the inside but also from the … Continue reading