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* Today's Top Teaching Tips!... "Trouble reading a student's handwriting?"
* Instant Workbook............. "Computers Harm Children"
* Pre-Intermediate Lesson...... "Super Seal Saves Dog"
* Intermediate Lesson.......... "Buskers Permitted Here"
* Upper-Intermediate Lesson.... "The Cost of Tying the Knot"
* Anna Grammar................. "Adverbs - intensifiers"
* Weekly Warmer................ "When I was a child... "
* The Last Word................ "A French dessert... "

Today's Top Teaching Tips! - Trouble reading a student's handwriting?
Use these tips to help students write more legibly.
* Ask students to write on every second line.
* Students should 'slow down' when writing and focus on letter formation.
* Check that students know how to form letters correctly
* Encourage drafts and then 'good' copies for each piece of work.

Instant Workbook - Intermediate to Upper-Intermediate Lesson: "Computers Harm Children"
A look at how computers have changed our lives. Skills: Vocabulary practice - Complete the 15 gaps in an open cloze. Available from 28 August 2002

Pre-Intermediate Lesson - "Super Seal Saves Dog"
A seal saved an elderly dog after it was swept away by a fast-flowing river in northern England. Available from 28 August 2002

Intermediate Lesson - "Buskers Permitted Here"
In the past, street performer Yasunori Koyama would be sent packing by police patrolling the streets and parks of Tokyo even as he performs his impressive juggling act to a visibly delighted crowd, but times have changed. Available from 28 August 2002

Upper-Intermediate Lesson - "The Cost of Tying the Knot"
Money may not be able to buy you love, but it certainly helps tie the knot. More and more couples are picking up the tab for the wedding themselves, but it can all add up to financial overload if they haven't saved enough. Available from 28 August 2002

Anna Grammar - "Adverbs - intensifiers"
Wahab from Algiers asks Anna what an intensifying function is. Available from 28 August 2002

Weekly Warmer - "When I was a child... "
This getting-to-know-you activity is great for practice talking about the past using used to. Available from 28 August 2002

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The Last Word - "A French dessert... "
A very small French dessert could be called a "mini-mousse".

Quote of the week: "Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal." Henry Ford (1863-1947)

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