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SKA Bratislava: Creative Cafe
November 20, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
You’re invited to an evening of fun, creativity and fellowship over a cup of coffee and or tea among a group of friendly English teachers.
In this session, we are going to play:
Drama Games with Hon Chong
Here’s a wonderful chance for ESL teachers to get together in a safe and supportive environment to try out some drama games and exercises and explore different ways to facilitate them to all age groups and skill levels.
We will play a few games that are fun and require minimal preparation. We will also work on facilitation techniques to ensure that you get the most out of each and every game!
This is perfect for any teacher looking for new game and exercise inspiration or wishing to try using drama games to spice up their lessons.
And after we are going to discuss:
Taming Our Monkeys
The Poles have an idiom that English has recently borrowed: ‘not my circus, not my monkeys’. It means it’s not my problem and I don’t have to deal with it. Unfortunately, in our teaching, we do have problems. Sometimes our classrooms look like a circus and our problems feel like monkeys jumping on our aching backs.
Every other month, SKA Bratislava plans to get together and discuss the ELT problems we’re dealing with in our classrooms. We hope that together we can come up with some effective solutions for each other and help each other become better teachers for our students.
Come join us and let’s tame some monkeys!
This event is open to all English teachers (or soon to be) both new and experienced. In order to ensure your comfort and peace of mind, allow us to share a few useful tips with you:
- Please wear comfortable clothing and socks to the event. Wear clothes that do not restrict your movements. You will be moving a lot! Do bring a sweater or jacket with you just in case you may feel cold.
- We would like to kindly ask you to leave your shoes outside the classroom. We have slippers inside the room for your convenience.
- Please arrive on time. Doors open at 15:45 and the event starts at 16:00 sharp.
- When you arrive at Rešetkova 9, please ring the doorbell for Imagine Center for Learning.
- If you are lost, please call Hon at +421 918 895 948.
- The event is free but your donation will help pay for refreshments and other cost.
We’re looking forward to seeing you! Questions? Please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org