August 28, 2010

Scott Thornbury on doing a Dogme lesson

3 years ago, in my DELTA days I did Experimental Practice lesson and wrote an assignment on Dogme principles and I was really delighted to watch this recently recorded video as a message from my past:
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5ZPlrMajDA]
Despite getting Destinction for that assignment, I think I was not able to give the rationale as clearly as Scott did it in this video:

August 22, 2010

What is a synchronous lesson?


Синхронный урок – это когда, открыв VC, Вы разговаривайте с учителем, делаете задания и сразу же их обсуждаете, т. е. все практически так же как и на обычном уроке, с неформальным общением и разбором “сложностей” английского языка. Синхронный урок – это необязательная часть обучения, но