Author Archives: Richard Graham

🌈 10 Creative & Fun Ways to Elevate Smartphone Safety at School & Home πŸ πŸ“š

Rather than banning phones, you can start with just a few simple tweaks to make them safer for you and your family. Here’s what I do: Learn How It Pulls Your Strings 🎭: Check out “The Social Dilemma” on Netflix to find out how phones manipulate you (and your kids!) into constantly picking them up….

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/10-tips-to-make-mobile-phones-a-little-safer/

Why banning mobile phones in schools is not just stupid, it’s the most dangerous thing we can do!

One of the reasons I first started teaching, way back in the 1990s, was because the British Government had just updated one of the β€œAdvanced Level” A-Level exams so that, for the first time, you could do a music A-Level with a synthesizer as your main instrument. Now, I LOVE synths; twiddling a Moog filter…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/why-banning-mobile-phones-in-schools-is-not-just-stupid-its-the-most-dangerous-thing-we-can-do/

🎿Winter Sports or Summer Sports?⛡️

Now that Valentine’s is over (I hope you had a great time!), Β it’s now time for that other February Favourite – Winter Sports! Β  Β Or maybe it’s Summer Sports where you are? Β Β  Enjoy! Be genki, Richard P.S. Β These extra seasonal lessons just let you add a little extra spice to your classes. Β As a…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/winter-sports-or-summer-sports/

Decorate Your Walls with Inspiration!

Each day, I share a genki motivational or inspirational quote on Instagram & Facebook. Lots of teachers were asking for printable versions to put up on your classroom walls. Β  So, with the magic of A.I. to scale them up toΒ high-quality, A4 size PDFs, you can now purchase the huge set of 60+ to download,…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/elevate-your-space-exclusive-genki-pdf-motivation-posters-available-now/

πŸ’– Valentine’s For Beginners & Not-So-Beginners

Hello, Happy New Year if you’re celebrating over in China! And in Europe this week we’re getting ready for Valentine’s Day! Spreading love and joy is always a good thing to do, Β so for your beginner students we have the amazing Genki Valentine’s LessonΒ with really simple words such as hug, smile, wave & high five!…

https://genkienglish.net/teaching/valentines-for-beginners-not-so-beginners/