Slides of my talks available in pdf format below:
Revision: let’s take another look
Repetition and practice are vital components of the learning process, but students are generally not that keen on coursebook revision activities. In this talk I will suggest practical techniques for cyclic revision and exam practice which keep students engaged and motivated while helping to consolidate their learning.
Close your books
What’s the best way to get the most out of your coursebook? Remember to close it from time to time! In this talk I will share a variety of five-minute activities which can be used to increase motivation, provide much-needed variety, and promote reflection and awareness – all without using the book.