When you adopt Share It! you will automatically join the exclusive “Teachers' Share It Program” which is a continuous professional development initiative to promote positive classroom philosophy in primary schools and to make learning English a great experience for children.
It will give you the access to a range of exclusive materials packed with fun resources and ideas to use in the classroom. The ongoing program also offers video tips, worksheets, webinars and eventually a chance to share YOUR tips on creating a positive classroom with teachers around the world!
Here's a taste of what you can expect! Take a look at the list below and try a little of everything the program offers by downloading sample program materials.
THE LITTLE BOOK OF GROWTH MINDSET
This booklet is all about creating a positive classroom! With its practical teacher tips created by our Share It! authors, it will help you instil a growth mindset in your students. With a growth mindset, they will genuinely believe that their goals are achievable through hard work and perseverance.. Go through the presentation to find out what the essence of the growth mindset it. Then, download your copy of the booklet and try it out!
MAKING THE MOST OF SHARE IT! WITH NICK
Nick Beare - one of the authors of Share it! prepared three videos to help first-time users successfully get started with the course book. Take a look at one of them, in which Nick discusses three very important aspects of teaching: planning, homework and assessment. We’re going to see how Share It! can make these three aspects easier and more straightforward for you, whether you’re teaching in class or remotely.
CERTIFICATES FOR STUDENTS
We've also created Certificates of Completion to be awarded to your students. There are seven different certificates designed for each level. Certificates can make students feel like they’ve genuinely made substantial progress. You can boost confidence, engagement, and even morale by defining their achievements!
CERTIFICATE OF MEMBERSHIP
"Teachers' Share it! Program" was created to promote positive classroom philosophy in primary schools and to make learning English a great experience for children. Differentiate your institution, by demonstrating to parents that being part of a world-wide program helps you implement some of the latest trends in education. Become a proud new member and don’t forget to display your Membership Certificate in the classroom or your school entrance hall!
FUN IDEA FOR CREATING LITTLE DIALOGUES
Members of the Teachers’ Share it Program benefit from a host of extra materials to use in your own Share It! Classes – like the Finger Puppets. By creating opportunities for sharing experiences and exchanging information, Share It! helps young learners achieve real communicative competence. Students will love playing with them and creating little dialogues. Ask your students to cut them out, colour them in and stick them together.
These cute Values Stickers will be a great way to reward students and they will love collecting the delightful Sharepals! There are six different values for each level. Also, for those learners who learn best through visual means or if you teach online, visually animated feedback - GIFs, will be a fun alternative to the printed version.
QUICK TIPS GUIDE: TEACHER REFLECTION LOG
This is a guide for your reflection after every lesson. It will give you a framework for recording your thoughts and making notes about the Teacher Tips you try. You can print it or use it as a guide for writing in a journal or online. Check the Quick Tips Guide for tips on how to make the most of it.
QUICK TIPS GUIDE: COLLABORATIVE ACTIVITIES
The fun, easy-to-manage Share activities in Share It! allow young learners to practice their English in a positive and safe classroom environment. The three different types of activity - Pair Share, Group Share and Class Share - are included in stages as students progress through each unit, building student confidence and providing lots of opportunities for practice. All these activities come with simple instructions, but we’ve put together some extra tips and suggestions on how to make the most of these in class.
QUICK TIPS GUIDE: ONLINE SPEAKING CLASSES
Share It! is all about helping students to communicate and encouraging them to speak. The Student’s Book and the unique Sharebook are full of easy-to-manage communicative activities which give students a real reason to use their new language. But how do you make these activities as effective and as easy to manage when your lessons go online? How do you make sure your students still have plenty of opportunity to practice their speaking? We’ve put together the following tips and suggestions to help you make the most of your online speaking classes.
KINDNESS CHALLENGE POSTER
Are you looking for ways to make kindness the norm for your students? Display the Kindness Challenge Poster in your classroom and encourage children to take action. They will develop a sense of purpose and gratitude by performing these simple acts of kindness.
EFFECTIVE HOME-SCHOOL COMMUNICATION
Does your school already have a communication strategy in place? If not, don’t worry. This article is full of ideas and suggestions to make you feel more confident about setting up your own, including ways to make the best use of technology. If your school already has a strategy, why not read these top tips to ensure you are getting the most out of it? There may be some suggestions that you’d like to try.