The Best Damn Template Ever for Creating Authentic ESL Listening & Reading Assessments: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

The Best Damn Template Ever for Creating Authentic ESL Listening & Reading Assessments: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Auxiliares de conversación will find this template especially helpful to ensure you’re asking on-level questions about the material and that you don’t miss the forest for the trees.—Get past those “what does ‘fountain” mean” questions and move on to the more meaningful ones!

There are so many other things involved in assessing listening and reading comprehension, such as: keyword recognition, main idea. supporting details, organizational features, guessing meaning from context, inference, author’s perspective, and comparing cultural perspectives.

Tarver Academy Teaches Google Skills in Southern Accent: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Tarver Academy Teaches Google Skills in Southern Accent: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Tyler Tarver is the best Ed Tech presenter I’ve ever seen- In these flipped videos, he walks you through each skill that Eric Curtis recommends studying to pass the Google Certified Educator Level 1 exam.

How To Become a Google Drive Power User: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

How To Become a Google Drive Power User: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

NetCredit made an easy to read infographic with tons of not-so-obvious time savers for working with Google Drive that will save you time, save you money, and will be your gateway drug into the power of Google. This is perfect for auxiliares de conversación who are teaching English abroad in Spain through the MEC program, as it is a beginner’s guide and doesn’t require background knowledge.

Top Class Teacher System: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Top Class Teacher System: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Auxiliares de Conversación can learn a ton from Liam Day’s website with hundreds of free TEFL resources, including videos, lesson plans, blogs and advice from a veteran English teacher who has taught English abroad in Spain, the UK, South Korea and the Czech Republic for 10 years.

Partner Identity Interview: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Partner Identity Interview: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

This lesson plan for #tefl is an updated take on the “me bag” or “my bag” identity project that will engage your ESL students (infantil, primaria, ESO or bachillerato) as they find out about each other’s identities and cultures, all while speaking, listening and writing in English. This project involves all three modes of communication: interpretive, interpersonal and presentational.

Teaching Tubers: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Teaching Tubers: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

North American Language and Culture Assistants interested in practicing their Spanish and learning practical, engaging tech tools they can use in their auxiliar de conversación classrooms should bookmark www.teachingtubers.com.

Tim's Free English Lesson Plans: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Tim's Free English Lesson Plans: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Auxiliares de Conversación will love Tim’s free English lesson plans blog with hundreds of well developed free English lesson plans (as the name implies) in a variety of different categories. These are all created by or vetted by Tim, and are all things you aren’t going to find in a textbook (a good thing)! He uses interesting videos online, and creative speaking activities to learn, practice and review vocabulary.

Male Feminist Allies Presentation: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Male Feminist Allies Presentation: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Interactive presentation for auxiliares de conversación about male feminist allies in the US. Includes vocabulary, discussion questions, and recent events ("male toxicity," "war on men," comments by president Trump). Has a think-pair-share and critical thinking activities. Ideal for teaching English in Spain at the bachillerato level.

Can / Can't Human Bingo—Primaria Ice-Breaker: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

Can / Can't Human Bingo—Primaria Ice-Breaker: Top Auxiliar de Conversación Resource

This is one of the first great “primaria” level ice-breakers I’ve seen submitted to auxiliaresdeconversacion.org that you could use on day 1 and expect all students to stay in the target language.