All these materials are photocopiable and can be adapted
according to the needs of a class. The following is taken from the preface of the book.
beauty of designing resources is that other teachers may use them in a
completely different way to the one who designed them - and so there
are no limits to the ways these worksheets can be used.
teachers using this book will be able to find their own ways of using
these materials, and I realise some will use these resources as a
last-minute stopgap when they are thrown into a class they have not had
time to prepare for; if so I am glad to have helped in this way!
teachers will also be able to gain a full understanding of the
intentions behind the materials, enabling them not only to use those
worksheets which are applicable to their setting, but also to be
inspired to make their own resources.
book suggests aims, techniques, and formats which can be adapted to the
language and vocabulary being taught in any classes of
any size, any age, and any level.
strength of these worksheets is not in colourful pictures and
complicated design: any one of these pages could be re-created on a
word processor, but they are a collection of proven teaching techniques
which I share with others just as others have shared their ideas with
that people will be able to pick and choose from these materials as
they please, and where there are shortcomings, they will be able to
reproduce unlimited and newly-improved versions of the materials for
their own classes.
book will have served its lasting purpose if it sparks off ideas, which
are the unlimited aspect of English teaching. Teaching should never be