Month: October 2008

Color Hands!

A few people have asked about the white hands on the felt board in the background of some of our videos. They’re hands with color names written on them.  I use them a lot when we’re doing things that involve choosing colors.  For example, if a student is choosing a colored sticker for their attendance… Read more » Read more »

Hiroshima

Devon will be presenting at the ETJ (English Teacher’s Japan) Expo and Book fair in Hiroshima tomorrow. There are a ton of useful workshops and presentations for English teachers from kindergarten to adults. Devon will be talking about choosing, adapting, and introducing songs for your classes. The workshop starts from 9:30 am. So, come along if you… Read more » Read more »

little stars

♪ Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are! Up above the world so high, Like a diamond in the sky! When the blazing sun is gone, When he nothing shines upon, Then you show your little light, Twinkle, twinkle, all the night. Then the traveller in the dark, Thanks you for your tiny… Read more » Read more »

The Pinocchio

The Pinocchio is one of our favorite songs to do with kids of all ages.  Simple.  Fun.  Reviews vocabulary for parts of the body.  And one of the best things about it?  When the song is finished, children have gotten all their wiggles out and are ready to sit down and focus on another activity…. Read more » Read more »