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 Β & hours “researching” ideas on the internet. So I’ve put everything for each lesson all in one place with, printables πŸ”– , Step 1, Step 2, Step 3 game recipes πŸŽ‰…

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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.Β  Β 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…

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Why teaching is “change” & top fan coaching?

I just did a very Genki Facebook live that’s been getting such great feedback. Β Grab a coffee and check it out! – Some β€œbig 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. Β How are your kids going to react when they come back to your class after their break? Β Are they going to love it and be super keen to get right back into things? Β Or maybe something else? As you’re reading things I’m pretty sure…

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Smile more. They are vitamins for the soul :)

One of the best things about our job is all the smiles.Β  Β  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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