Author Archives: Richard Graham

✨ Quicker Lesson Plans with Short, Sweet Training Videos

With a busy schedule the last thing you want to do is to spend ages reading lesson plans – or even worse wasting hours  & hours “researching” ideas on the internet. So I’ve put everything for each lesson all in one place with, printables 🔖 , Step 1, Step 2, Step 3 game recipes 🎉…

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The Next Advanced (C1/C2) Level Genki English: Would you prefer June or November?

It’s been six months since we did the last Advanced Genki English Course and it was quite amazing! I am thinking of maybe running it again in June.   Or would you prefer me to wait till November? It would be fantastic if you could let me know over on the Facebook Post – if we…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/the-next-advanced-c1-c2-level-genki-english-would-you-prefer-june-or-november/

Why teaching is “change” & top fan coaching?

I just did a very Genki Facebook live that’s been getting such great feedback.  Grab a coffee and check it out! – Some “big picture” thoughts and ideas – How to get kids energised after holidays – A few thoughts on homework – Why teaching is change – A couple of key differences in being…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/why-teaching-is-change-top-fan-coaching/

How to energize your kids on Monday mornings or after the holidays? Be like the Avengers!

It seems like the whole world is on holiday right now.  How are your kids going to react when they come back to your class after their break?  Are they going to love it and be super keen to get right back into things?  Or maybe something else? As you’re reading things I’m pretty sure…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/how-to-energize-your-kids-on-monday-mornings-or-after-the-holidays-be-like-the-avengers/

Smile more. They are vitamins for the soul :)

One of the best things about our job is all the smiles.    Imagine working in a boring office!

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Should parents join in class?

Michael just wrote in to ask if it’s a good idea to have parents join in class or to even maybe have them just join in by listening. Here’s my answer ….. Certainly for demo classes I always insist on parents being there and then I also insist that they all join in! Ninja Tip:…

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