Stompin’ Grounds

This blog is primarily concerned with Teaching Unplugged (TU) in writing classrooms, but I can’t help posting an Unplugged lesson my students and I participated in last week in my freshman vocabulary class. Learners produced written texts as homework and they turned out awesome. We had a great time in the classroom which is why I think these guys and gals put so much effort into collaborating on their texts. The texts students composed were travel brochures for a city of their choosing. Students had the choice of creating traditional paper travel brochures or could create digital brochures using the site prezi.comContinue reading

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FEELTA Vladivostok & KOTESOL Seoul Prezi

Prezi used for my presentations. A couple of visuals I use for lessons are included.

Here are the lesson plans (Cause & Effect & Biographical Narrative) I like posting less detailed lesson plans, but right now I’m too busy to retype these two.  Continue reading

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Not Learning But Drowning

After spending the last few years ‘unplugging’ my EFL writing classrooms, I’ve finally gotten around to chronicling the journey. Continue reading

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