Sunday, December 31, 2006

E2 Blog 2006/7 - Semester 2

Mondo's E2 Writing Class Blog for YMCA English Course Students
(Creative writing project focussed on making students write regularly - Work is edited by students themselves)
Welcome to the E2 Writing Class Blog. Each week, students will be contributing some work to this area.
What to do? Each week you must write a 50 word e-mail to your teacher. It can be on any subject, but should be e-mailed to your teacher by Friday each week.
Choose topics to write about, get it checked, and send it to your teacher to get them published.

Sunday, December 24, 2006

Poetry in Motion (Watch the Video)

A Seminar in Creative Writing.
Focus: Writing a variety of poems in different styles.
Time: September

Thursday, December 21, 2006

Mondo's Stories from Writing Class

E2 Writing Assignment: Write an imaginative story

Students at the YMCA International College are required to write an imaginative story, paying close attention to the various aspects of story writing. The assignments are required to have the following aspects; background, tension building, climax, and resolution. Also the students should think about character, time, setting, situation and challenges. The following stories are examples of student work for the second semester (2005-2006), Steven Mondy.

Osaka The City

Click on the above title and download a game that teaches you about Osaka city.

Tuesday, December 19, 2006

C14 Listening Class

This is a blog devoted to presenting material that will assist in understanding
the C14 Listening class lectures.

Friday, December 15, 2006

JABBERWOCKY Style Poems by GC2 at the Osaka YMCA

Please visit this site for an interesting look into the world of English. Students in my GC2 PR class studied the poem 'JABBERWOCKY' by Lewis Carroll. Upon understanding the poem they were given the task of creating their own poem in the style of JABBERWOCKY. Please enjoy these wonderful poems.

Sunday, December 03, 2006

Interesting Personal Experiences in Japan

A running journal of personal experiences in Japan that are either unusual or different to the ones that I am used to.

Friday, December 01, 2006

Osaka City

Here is an ongoing portrait of Osaka City.
Check out the photos and play the Jeopardy style game to test your knowledge about the city.
Have fun everyone...

Welcome :-)

Hi there everyone!
Welcome to my world of ESL/EFL. A place where you can explore the world of learning English as a second language. There are many materials for you to download and use. Feel free to use the materials in a way that helps you. Every day there seems to be something new. I encourage anyone who logs on, to leave a comment or two... Looking forward to see how the site develops. I hope it helps... Mondo

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