My Share

My ShareNeed an idea for your next lesson? One of the most popular columns in The Language Teacher is My Share, which each issue offers a selection of practical articles on activities for the language learning classroom. Articles available online are listed by title and year below. My Share articles can also be found by going through the Main Index. If you have an article you would like to submit to the My Share column, please contact the editors. Guidelines for publishing in My Share are also available through the tab above.

Below is a list of all content added in this section, most recent posts listed first.

Vox pops for speaking skills

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 10:06

From junk to treasure: Using authentic materials in language classrooms

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 10:00

An interactive activity for reviewing self-selected vocabulary

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 09:59

Group dynamics: Giving your course a beginning and end

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 21:42

Eyewitness accounts: Descriptive writing

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:34

Presentation skills: Let me tell you about a famous person

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:31

Random questions

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 20:29

Creating a more productive dialog journal through task-based checklists

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 14:54

Guess my word: Building vocabulary in oral communication classes

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 14:52

Boosting writing speed through timed continuous writing

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 14:51

Tasks and the news: Learning about mixed-level students’ abilities in the first class

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 08:30

Speaking and writing activities based on a video clip

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:28

Closing ESL/EFL lessons with summaries

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:27

Using music to stimulate free-association and promote vocabulary building

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:26

Interactive Student-generated Vocabulary Quiz

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:17

A Roll of the Dice

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:15

Freewriting for Fun and Fluency

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:13

Please speak at the beep: a listening and speaking homework activity

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 21:12

Guess what I did last summer

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 10:06

Process writing: Making the processes visible

Article posted by Malcolm Swanson on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 10:05

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