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What our students think about Australian Culture – Upper Int 2

What we think about Australian Culture Australians have a relaxed lifestyle. In other places people are stressed and they don’t have much time, but Aussies seem to be friendly and kind. They are used to other cultures. They feel comfortable with other people because Australia is multicultural. Most Australian BBQs consist of meat and steak. […]

Comparing Sydney To Other Cities Around The World – Pre Intermediate 2

Hello Everyone! This week, I asked my class about their hometown life and how different it is from their lives in Sydney. There is such a wide variety of culture in class, so I thought this would create an amazing conversation. As usual, my class didn’t disappoint! Everyone had a great time talking about the […]

A New Year … New Habits … And Other Things – INTERMEDIATE 1

I asked my class to submit their ideas and not only was it interesting to see that some of them had bagged to best places to watch fireworks but also were keen to get into the spirit of things by making New Years resolutions…hopefully at the end of the year they can revisit the blog […]

The Holiday Season – Intermediate 4

I asked my students how Christmas differed between their countries and Australia, and here are some of their thoughts. After we chatted about this, we had a classroom Christmas party, with food from their different countries, and we watched YOU TUBE music videos that the students chose to represent their country’s music.  It was a […]


  Following a grammar class on second conditional and a discussion on social issues, the evening intermediate students have come up with a few ideas on how the world we live in could be a better place.   If people stopped littering, our planet would be cleaner and greener.   If the world population was […]