http://gty.im/505453628 With our busy day to day lives, we often forget to express our love for the people closest to us. With Valentine's day just gone, this week's pic is in theme with this day, which a celebration of love and affection you feel towards another person. [...]
http://gty.im/632069396 This week's pic is of giraffes looking out of the Giraffe House at Chester Zoo for the first time! Teachers how do you measure growth, height or otherwise?
http://gty.im/573586649 Lyn Strutt is an ELT professional providing editorial services and consultancy for the educational publishing industry. She is an Advanced Professional Member of the SfEP with extensive experience of editing teaching and training materials, and has a background in training adults in English and business skills. In this post, she looks at ways in [...]
http://gty.im/572509273 “Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven’t yet imagined.” – Anne L. Watson, author. This week is National Story Telling week! We have been using storytelling as a form of communication for thousands of years. [...]
http://gty.im/464143742 This week's pic is of a Chinese New Year Parade in Chinatown, Manhattan. New year in China is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, where the date changes from year to year! Each New Year is represented by one of twelve animals, 2017 is the year of the Rooster!
http://gty.im/631566144 This week's pic is of former President and Vice President of the United States of America, in light of today's presidential Inauguration. Teachers, how do you discuss current events with your class?
http://gty.im/464732811 This week's pic is of the largest ice festival in the world! The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival held in Heilongjiang, China. With temperatures in this area sometimes reaching as low as -35, the festival usually lasts up to a month. We received a [...]
http://gty.im/625848276 Our Word of the Day today is Advent, a Christian period of waiting, and celebrated by many with the well-known Advent Calendar. The pic of the week this week is an advent service in the historic Salisbury cathedral. We found the light trails [...]
http://gty.im/623821388 With the last of the Christmas lights turning on this weekend, and one of the busiest day's of the shopping calendar, this week's image is of a busy and festive Oxford Street! Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?
http://gty.im/623144530 This week’s pic is of the supermoon! The moon was 30% brighter, and 14% bigger than normal, and was the closest the moon has been to earth since 1948. Cloudy conditions meant that you were lucky to see the moon at it's fullest. [...]