Forest school – building a shelter

Our grade 6 social studies classes are based around the book ‘Story of the World’, which is a fantastic book which talks about the beginnings of human civilisation in story form, and also contains a whole host of activities to do with your students. We were reading about the nomads. In ELA (ESL), our main … Read moreForest school – building a shelter

PBL – Bringing charity into the ESL classroom

The students in grade 5 were given a project – they had to give back. We spoke about problems around the world and what sort of things children could do to make the world a better place. They worked as a team (the whole class was just 4 kids, so it was easy to have … Read morePBL – Bringing charity into the ESL classroom

Resource roundup – some of the ELA selection

Resources are being migrated from their original homes to the new store here at Tigerlearn, so let’s take a quick look at some of the resources available. The tigerlearn ESL pack is a 60 page pack for ESL/EAL teachers, packed full of resources for use with students who don’t speak English as a first language. … Read moreResource roundup – some of the ELA selection