Last Friday, the emc Creative Content team (Kathryn, Lucy and Michael) had a fantastic day out travelling down the Thameslink rail service to check out this year’s London Illustration Fair. The event has been held at Bargehouse on the Southbank since 2015, and focuses on bringing together illustrators, collectives, companies, galleries and creative start-ups who [...]
Caption: Daffodils (Daffodil Narcissus) Credit: © Avico Ltd / Alamy Stock Photo Spring is on it's way and we've been seeing lots of these popping up everywhere. ELT teachers, how are you planning (if you are) to talk about Spring in the classroom?
http://gty.im/112780811 Virunga Volcanoes in Rwanda Credit: Andy Rouse Wow, what a stunning image this is! How would you use this in your classroom to generate discussion and vocabulary on creativity?
Caption: Mute swans forming a heart shape with their necks during courtship. © Chris Grady / Alamy Stock Photo It's nearly time for Valentines's weekend, so here's our Valentine's themed pic! ELT teachers, how are you planning (if you are) to talk about it in the classroom?
With Chinese New Year just around the corner, we'd love to know if you've been talking about it in the classroom! If so, how have you used images like this to help generate discussion and vocabulary? http://gty.im/507982194 Caption: KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - FEBRUARY 02: Women take a photograph inside the Thean Hou temple ahead of Lunar New Year [...]
Wow, what a stunning image this is! How would you use this in your classroom to generate discussion and vocabulary on creativity? http://gty.im/158781506 Caption: A view of the mist laying in the valleys around the Somerset town of Chewton Sub Mendip, taken from the Deerleap viewpoint.
http://gty.im/179552571 Caption: Chinstrap penguin jumping out of Antarctic waters As Wednesday was Penguin Awareness Day, we decided to go for a penguin themed pic this week. ELT teachers, we'd love to know how would you use an image or topic like this in the classroom! Let us know in the comments section below.
http://gty.im/461522944 Pro surfer Alastair Mennie makes his way towards the beach at Portrush on January 14, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The province experienced heavy snowfall as a cold weather front hit the northern part of the United Kingdom today causing major traffic disruption and school closures. With the cold weather setting in, we have [...]
http://gty.im/503571142 An Emirati falconer prepares to train his birds on January 6, 2016, during the Liwa 2016 Moreeb Dune Festival in the Liwa desert, some 250 kilometres southwest of Abu Dhabi. The festival, which attracts participants from around the Gulf region, includes a variety of races (cars, bikes, falcons, camels and horses) or other activities [...]
http://gty.im/459864309 Happy New Year, hope you all a wonderful 2016!