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Primary learners pronunciation interactive exercise

Uploaded by Graham Stanley, British Council Barcelona (Spain)


The primary learners take turns interacting with a website (http://www.starfall.com/n/short-u/su/play.htm?f) that follows a story concentrating on the 'u' sound and the learners answer the teacher's questions.


Target language: English

Resource language: English

Native language of learners: Catalan

Age range: 6+

Language level: B1 - Intermediate

Educational context: Primary Education

IWB Features: Interactive objects

Teaching methods: Whole class instruction, Individual activity at IWB

Language area: Pronunciation, Speaking, Vocabulary

IWB board used: Hitachi Starboard

Teacher comment

"This sound is one that the learners often have problems with, and I wanted to focus upon it in a fun way, so this website seemed like a good way of doing this."

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