O Vello Cárcere

O Vello Cárcere

O Vello Cárcere (The Old Gaol) The old jail is a building in the centre of Lugo outside its Roman wall. Built in 1887 it was once the newest jail of its type: A shining  example of the latest thinking on jail design. Now refurbished and redesigned to be cultural...
Three-sided cards in Anki

Three-sided cards in Anki

There is a lot to be said for physical flashcards. You can touch, manipulate and write on them by hand, but digital flashcards, or at least the ones created with spaced repetition software, have two advantages: the automation of card order and periods of repetition...
How to make a vocabulary heavy lesson more fun

How to make a vocabulary heavy lesson more fun

I want to describe practical steps one can take in a class to make vocabulary classe a little more fun. As we all know, vocabulary should really be taught from within a context; either hidden within a range of activities and exercises, or presented in small, closely...
How to integrate Anki into the classroom

How to integrate Anki into the classroom

How to integrate Anki into the classroom Tools: Computer connected to: some sort of screen, projector or whiteboard Anki SRS(https://apps.ankiweb.net) Aims Lesson Aims: Make students consider and take notice of new words Make learning of vocabulary more fun Dedicate...