As students began pouring into the school campus after the government removed the lockdown, life permeated every corridor and classroom. Laughter was infectious, and we reveled in it.My teacher-brain began coming out of hibernation. It had been too long since I had taught on campus, and I wanted to experience teaching as I remembered it-… Continue reading English Grammar Scavenger Hunt
A game of ‘Jeopardy’- assessing English grammar and math creatively
It gives me immense pleasure to see students enjoying reading or writing. The unfortunate paradox is that although language can help students build new worlds through their imagination, learning about grammar is cumbersome. Assessing a student’s understanding of grammar without undue stress can be an arduous task for an educator, and generating interest in completing… Continue reading A game of ‘Jeopardy’- assessing English grammar and math creatively
TESOL certification from Arizona State University- Was it worth it?
During my journey as a teacher, it has been a gradual realization that my passion lies in languages. I delight in sparking a passion in students for reading and writing. It gives me immense pleasure to see discussions taking place and debates galore in the classroom.When lockdown happened, I felt slightly bereft as I missed… Continue reading TESOL certification from Arizona State University- Was it worth it?
English Bingo- gamifying grammar
I have always loved to read, rushing through books that interested me and plodding through books that did not. I enjoy dabbling in poetry and creative writing, and when I became an IB teacher, I began to look for ways to bring inquiry and gamification to a language that was close to my heart. To… Continue reading English Bingo- gamifying grammar