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Global Tendencies – Local Dependencies . Vera Bobkova British Council - Moscow. You can find this presentation at . I. Ideas from IATEFL 2012 II. New Educational Standard for Primary Schools. What associations of EFL teachers do you know/belong to?. In groups or pairs: .

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Global Tendencies – Local Dependencies

Vera Bobkova

British Council - Moscow

I ideas from iatefl 2012 ii new educational standard for primary schools
I. Ideas from IATEFL 2012II. New Educational Standard for Primary Schools


- International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language

- IATEFL Conference 2012 — the 46th!


YLE exams are getting more popular.

More books for preparation


- 'Mighty Starters/Movers/Flyers' by Delta Publishing

- Succeed in Cambridge YLE Practice Tests by Andrew Betsis ELT

Crazy Animals And Other Activities for Teaching English to Young Learners — BC project.


Collins 'Picture Dictionary for Young Learners'


'Teaching Young Learners to Think' by H. Puchta & M. Williams (Helbling Languages)

IATEFL 2012 talks on YL (video available)

- Teaching Young Learners to Think by Marion Williams.

- British Council Signature Event: Global Primary ELT Issues.

-Speak and Spell: Online phonics for Yls by Jo Hayes.

IATEFL 2012 talks on YL (video available)

- Young learner writing and the storyline approach by Sharon Ahlquist.

All can be found at

Where can you find a pdf version of 'Crazy Animals' book based on British Council research?

Who wrote 'Teaching Young Learners to Think'?

IATEFL 2012 conference?

An amazing resource!

PART II conference?

There are so many nice things available conference?

  • But we have to fit our teaching into the New State Educational Standard

What is the teach?New Educational Standard about? What requirements of the Standard do you fill you fullfill?

In groups or pairs:

2. Study Skills teach?

  • Some kind of 'How To' section;

  • Shift from knowledge-based to competence-based approach.

3. ICT skills like: teach?

  • Ten finger typing method;

  • Electronic and online dictionaries;

  • Kids create rather than use;

  • School VLE.

4. Fostering Patriotism: teach?

  • Know more about local culture;

  • Compare it with other cultures.

Possible websites
Possible websites: teach? - time converter - see what time it is in other cities

Wiki or a blog or http voki com

+wiki or a blog OR teach?

+ teach?

Tell what you did last week & add your name, please

Http www 123greetings com or the like

+ teach? or the like

References : make it more 'tech-savvy'?

Thanks for Your Attention! make it more 'tech-savvy'?

Vera Bobkova

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