Saturday, 26 November 2011


Elloenglish is a tool which consists of various activities including multimedia, free MP3 files, vocab tasks,

language notes, print page and more. 

How to use it? 

1. Just by clicking on the link and you will see this page is coming up from your screen: 

2. Students can choose which level they are and what genres they want. 

Wednesday, 23 November 2011


Visuwords is a tool which offers students to look up words to find the definitions and associations with other words and concepts. It works like online graphical dictionary with colourful diagrams in showing the relations between words.

To use it, students can just type the vocabulary. For example, I'm trying to find the associative words to 'technology'. I could just type the word and press 'Enter', this is the diagram that coming up:

Thursday, 17 November 2011

Learn English Through Sound and Media

The NFSA (National Film & Sound Archieve) offers educational community a very good website which has lots of digital resources like videos and audio clips that are available for streaming as well as downloading, to be used by teachers and students. 

There are several steps to be followed in using this website. Firstly, go click on the link below to get into the website :
You will see this page will be coming up on your computer screen:

Learn Language knowledge (Vocabulary, Grammar) And World Knowledge

Clicknlearn tool is a Spanish website which allows language learners to learn linguistic knowledge (grammatical rules) as well as world knowledge (Biology etc) depending on what learners want to learn. 

How to use this tool? 
1. Just click on the link and then enter site:

2. Choose the language. There are four languages available (English, French, Spanish and Valencia). In my context, I will choose English because English is my target language:

Wednesday, 16 November 2011

Enhance Your Vocabulary Items Through Technology

I will be introducing a new technology which is JustTheWord, a new kind of aid to help both students and teachers with writing English and choosing just the word. You must be really amazed in using this technology as it serves range vocabulary items, specifically the concordance. How to get into this tool? Just click on this link: Just the word

How to use it?

Encourage Language Learning Through Animation

Today, I am going to promote another useful website to make animation. This is really great for all users specifically the children.  It is the ZimmerTwins website; offers platform for students in creating an animation while creating their own story line, using appropriate language, choosing the right vocabulary to suit the story and being creative. 

How to use this technology? Well, 1. just click on the link above, then, you will find this page: 

Thursday, 3 November 2011

Enhance Your Speaking Skills Through Presentation

How can target language teachers increase students' speaking ability through the use of technology? For sure, teachers need to really find a website or tools created by technology that offers students to practice speaking both inside or outside the classroom. Thus, I am going to introduce you to an amazing website: brainshark website.

What is it? Well, it is a website that offers people to freely make use of it to practice speaking, assuming that they are going to present something like power point/ video presentation by just simply adding their voice. It is actually not only for teachers/students' benefits but also for those businessmen or anyone else.

:: PIMPAMPUM :: Bubblr! .:.

Today, I am going to share another amazing website as above. It's Bubblr! This is a tool to create a comic strips using photos from I can search for thousands images and add bubbles to them to describe the images that I have chosen. To search for the images, I just need to type on tag column about specific related topic that I want.

Suggested activity that teacher can do with students of 14 or 15 years old using this tool is by first select a particular topic which is related to the students. For example, favourite sport, favourite food, places that they would like to visit etc.
The upper tab, circle in yellow is used to search for photos by just typing the key word  and press enter. There will be a lot of photos available to be selected.