35 posts

Energize Your Students with Baamboozle / Nạp năng lượng cho học sinh của bạn với Baamboozle

Students hate tests. But they don’t have to. You can make tests and quizzes fun for your students. I am going to talk about how teachers can use Baamboozle to make them fun. Học sinh ghét các bài kiểm tra. Nhưng chúng không nhất thiết phải như thế. Bạn có thể biến các bài kiểm tra và câu hỏi trở nên thú vị cho học sinh của bạn. Tôi sẽ nói làm cách nào giáo […]

Offline Fantasy Card Game Makes Students Stronger at English / Trò chơi bài tưởng tượng ngoại tuyến giúp học sinh vững Tiếng Anh hơn

As a teacher you spend a lot of time with kids. You know they like to play games. Online games which need a screen like Fortnite, PUBG and League of Legends are very popular in Vietnam. But what about games that don’t need a screen? What about board games and card games? Kids in Vietnam like playing them too. Chess, Uno, Werewolf and Exploding Kittens are popular offline games here. Can kids play a fun […]

Help Kids Enjoy Reading / Giúp trẻ hứng thú với việc đọc sách

Getting my students to read for enjoyment is an uphill battle. No, it’s not. It’s a war. It’s especially difficult in Vietnam where I teach English. Reading isn’t considered cool amongst children or adults. Parents don’t read to their children at bedtime. Teachers don’t give summer reading lists. I have never heard of a student required to do a book report. I’ve taught here for 8 years. The children’s section at most libraries is out […]

Virtual Worlds Let You Take a Break From Reality / Thế giới ảo cho bạn một khoảng nghỉ thoát khỏi thực tại

Have you ever played a computer game that made you feel like you’re in another world? Bạn đã bao giờ chơi một trò chơi điện tử mà làm bạn cảm thấy bạn đang ở trong một thế giới khác chưa? Maybe you have. Maybe you haven’t. When I was 12 years old I played Ultima VI: The False Prophet. It made me feel like I was in another world. At the start of the game […]

From Nerd to Global Citizen / Từ mọt sách đến công dân toàn cầu

I met Hiep online on Couchsurfing and then in person at a local café. Hiep is currently an Ambassador for Young Global Pioneers in Vietnam. I asked him to write a post talking about his English learning tips and his journey to Africa. If you want to reach out to him for more information regarding his journey to Tanzania and how he has learned English, please find him at Tôi gặp Hiệp trực tuyến […]