How I use BookBox!

Here are a few lines to describe how I use BookBox. A few years ago, maybe in 2013, I discovered BookBox’s website by chance while I was looking on the net for resources for my students of Esperanto. I was very happy to find there were already 9 stories translated in Esperanto. The advantages of … More How I use BookBox!

Practise your German with videos from BookBox by Angelika Davey

I came across BookBox this weekend. Although they seem to have been around for a while, it was the first time that I saw one of their videos. Based in India, they  make short videos of children’s stories in various languages, including German. Each story has subtitles, so you can read along with it, or … More Practise your German with videos from BookBox by Angelika Davey

What is SLS? 5 Reasons Why You Should Teach with Same Language Subtitle(SLS).

Same Language Subtitling (SLS)  is a scientifically tested and proven approach to help improve reading skills and language learning, ultimately promoting a love for reading. And the reason one should always teach with SLS– 1.Enhances Reading Level : Studies show that if you watch 30 minutes of video with Same Language Subtitles once a week … More What is SLS? 5 Reasons Why You Should Teach with Same Language Subtitle(SLS).

TutorMandarin’s chef recommendation

Hyper: Acquiring a second language needs large numbers of reading, but reading along isn’t effective enough! The auxiliary audio material builds you a connection between pronunciation and characters to strengthen your understanding for the language. Knowing this and dedicated to maximizing reading ding’s utility, BookBox, founded according to the goal “ overcoming the distribution challenges … More TutorMandarin’s chef recommendation

No Lesson Plan is the Best Lesson Plan

Teaching Business English usually means solving real-life problems and dozens of case studies. The more customized, the better, and here comes not only your creativity but, first and foremost, the time you need to spend on tailoring a course book story to your students’ actual professions.  Ironically enough, not having a lesson plan often brings … More No Lesson Plan is the Best Lesson Plan

Part 2: Four Tips For Teaching Languages Through AniBooks

Last week we discussed two major ways to use BookBox at home through Part 1: Tips For Teaching Languages Through AniBooks. As promised, here are the next two tips from Sara T! Tip 3: Reading Activities Reader’s Theatre – Reader’s Theatre is an activity where each person is assigned a role in the story. They … More Part 2: Four Tips For Teaching Languages Through AniBooks

Soap King Teaches Hygiene for World Health Day

Often, teaching hygiene is boring, lame or even gross! Whether your teaching your children to wash their hands after they use the bathroom or teaching pre-teens to shower regularly, discussing cleanliness can get awkward. In this lesson plan, we’re watching Bunty and Bubbly in English (US)!   Luckily for you, Bunty and the Soap King … More Soap King Teaches Hygiene for World Health Day