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June 2013
Lesson Plan: A Primer on Student Presentations
by Sarah Sahr
This lesson provides students with an introduction to giving presentations using online tools like Prezi and SlideShare, and requires students to research, prepare, practice, and present. Read More
Six Games to Motivate Writing Students
by Alison Carnevale
These interactive activities facilitate peer and group editing of student writing. Use these games to allow your students to engage one another as they improve their essay revising, organization, and overall quality. Read More
Good Stress: An Intercultural Activity for Teaching Intonation
by Andrew Edison Schneider
This fun activity can help students understand the concept of intonation as it relates to intelligibility. PowerPoint included.
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TC Quick Tip: 5 Beginning Grammar Activities With Food Packages
by Elena Shvidko

Learn how to recycle used food packages to help your beginning-level English learners with grammar. These purposeful, engaging activities help students work on practicing quantifiers, verb tenses, descriptions, imperatives, adn comparative degrees of adjectives. Read More

Free TESOL Quarterly Article:
Is Text Written for Children Useful for L2 Extensive Reading?

June 2013: Volume 47, Issue 2

The June 2013 issue of TESOL Quarterly is now available. In this article, "Is Text Written for Children Useful for L2 Extensive Reading?", Stuart Webb and John Macalister analyze hundreds of texts written for children alongside texts written for different audiences to determine their relative value for use in extensive reading programs. Read their results. Read More

Association News
June 2013 TESOL Journal now available: TESOL Journal is free for all TESOL members! Log in and read the June 2013 issue today.
TESOL Academies: There's still time to register for the Baltimore, MD and St. Paul, MN academies, 20–21 June.
TESOL Awards and Grants: Apply by 1 November to support your attendance at TESOL 2014 in Portland, Oregon, USA.
2013 TESOL Advocacy & Policy Summit: Learn. Share. Shape the Future. 16–18 June. Only 5 days left to register!
U.S. Common Core State Standards and ELT: TESOL releases findings from a meeting on ESL teachers and the CCSS.
TESOL Online Courses: From grammar to training of teachers, check out the summer online course line-up!
Celebrating the End of the School Year: Ideas for English language learners.
Multilingual Education in Africa: Lessons from the Juba Language-in-Education Conference.
Report: New report on the benefits of dual language education for young English learners.
Grant Opportunity: The Core Fulbright Scholar Program is now offering TEFL grant opportunities.

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