http://gty.im/527499580 This week's image is in honour of Remembrance day. Two minutes silence are held across the country at 11am, remembering the sacrifices and efforts made in past wars, with poppies worn to commemorate the lives lost. Here, retired British Army officer General Dannatt stands amongst the ceramic [...]
http://gty.im/496720602 Diwalli celebrations will be in full swing this weekend. The festival of light is celebrated by families and communities coming together, with houses being decorated with lights and candles, and firework displays. The nights are drawing in, and with the clocks going back on Saturday, this lovely [...]
http://gty.im/525334011 Today marks the annual celebration of apples! Apple Day traditionally falls on October 21st, and is mainly celebrated in the UK. It is a celebration of the hundreds of apple varieties and orchards across the country. This lovely image of some Braeburn apples and autumn leaves really captures [...]
http://gty.im/535657485 With schools well and truly back in the swing of things this week, this image of a steam train passing the Glenfinnan Viaduct, Scotland, reminded us of the Hogwarts Express. If you are an English teacher or a materials writer, how might you use this image in the ELT classroom? Would you get your students to [...]
http://gty.im/186051517 Caption: Old fisherman in traditional dress, on bamboo raft with cormorants, throwing the net. Li river, Yangshuo, Guilin, China. ELT teachers, we’d love to know how would you use an image like this in the classroom! Let us know in the comments section below.
Caption: A woman appreciates light installations during a media preview of the 9th Singapore Night Festival in Singapore, Aug. 18, 2016. Credit: Xinhua / Alamy Stock Photo We came across this stunning image of the 9th Singapore Night Festival, earlier [...]
http://gty.im/462030556 Monarch butterflies rest on a rock at the Sierra Chincua Butterfly Sanctuary near Angangueo in the state of Michoacan, Mexico, on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. Climate change and increased use of herbicides are threatening the monarch migration as well as eco-tourism in the region which attracts 120,000 visitors annually, according to scientists at the [...]
http://gty.im/544045006 Love this image of Maja, a 40-year-old elephant in Berlin! ELT teachers, we’d love to know how would you use an image like this in the classroom! Let us know in the comments section below.
UK Weather: Lightning Strikes over central London, UK. 17th July, 2015 © Guy Corbishley / Alamy Stock Photo After the crazy weather we have experienced this week, we have chosen a stormy themed pic of lightning Strikes over central London. ELT teachers, we'd love to hear how you'd use an image like this [...]
http://gty.im/547695899 Our Creative Content team's Pic of the Week is back again with this gorgeous image from under the sea! We’d love to know how you would use this in your classroom? Would you use an image like this to talk about colour? Or would you use it to discuss marine environmental issues, such as [...]