Minimal resources: The world around you
Scott Thornbury and Jonathan Marks show us how to use the world around us to create an endless stream of classroom activities.
Tips and ideas
Jonathan Marks gives us some ideas for activities that make use of everyday objects.
One of the tricks of teaching with minimal resources is devising ways of making one activity evolve into another, and even another, so that you have a chain of linked activities, none of which involves the use of materials. Scott Thornbury suggests a few simple sequences that you can use in most classrooms, however big or whatever the level.
Scott Thornbury offers some valuable tips and ideas for making use of your immediate environment for imaginative language lessons.