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4 practical ways and activities to improve writing skills.

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Improving writing skills to primary children is the biggest challenge for teachers. Especially the students who are learning English as a second language are getting much trouble to improve writing skills. Here I am discussing some practical tips and activities which I have been using in my classroom to my young learners. 

                       We know very well, writing is the utmost skill. It means it's a hard skill for primary children. And in the LSRW, listening leads to speaking and reading leads to writing. So a student wants to speak he should listen well as well as he wants to write he should read well. So we should concentrate on reading to get good writing skills. But most of the teachers are not following the psychological order of language skills. So you want to develop writing skills first concentrate on speaking and reading skills. So you need to give such speaking and reading activities in order to get good writing skills.                   …

My Family- Innovative Model

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Class : 1 Unit : My Family Targeted: Listening, Reading, and speaking.

                                   I have thought it is one of the best model to introduce the family members. I have found this teaching model in Teaching English Fun learning Facebook and thanks to admin to reveal such a great teaching tool. I have used this model in my class and my children enjoyed a lot. You can give listening input through this model and can give chance to students to speak and explain the characters. While you are giving listening are narrating, first you have to show the model and explain  this is a house. later you have to open the window and say this is me (Rajesh) and this is my house. Later you can ask questions to create curiosity among children like, shall we enter into the house? Can you guess who are they in my house? Who are they in your house?..etc. Later you have to open the big doors and explain the characters and ask the children to interact.Now you can explain the characters l…

Vocabulary Activity and Matching

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Class : 2 Unit: MY PET WORLD Targeted: Reading, Writing, and Creative Expression.
                            Thanks to PINTEREST posted such great activity sheet. I modified this idea to my lesson and drew few animals and birds which were there in that lesson. I used this idea and worksheet after listening task to develop these new words and children also enjoyed a lot and they learnt so quickly. I targeted the reading and writing academic standards in this lesson.