Category Archives: learning environment

Bronte Beach BBQ with Ability English

We cooked the BBQ while they played games!

The ‘Sydney Super Special’ City & Beaches Tour w/ a ‘Sydney’ English Lesson

A fun, informal (and optional) English lesson to learn about Sydney! I promise no test at the end

The definitive definition

There is Magic in Movement!

Most of history’s most famous and prolific artists, thinkers, and creators made a point to walk every day. Here’s why.

Why These Nine Famous Thinkers Walked So Much

 

See Sydney and Learn English at the same time, it’s that simple!

Not a polished Hollywood production but it conveys the basic premise of Sydney Alive Study Tours (Formerly Reinvent English) . 

See Sydney and Learn English at the same time, it’s that simple!

Further information available on the study tours page

A classroom for the 21st century

An interesting guardian article that reflects the philosophy of Reinvent English, in particular the first two points in the summary below

In summary

• Learning shouldn’t be confined to the classroom – it can take place anywhere.

• A change of physical environment can help to encourage creativity and innovation.

• Schools’ fear of Ofsted can inhibit experimentation.

• Strong leadership is required to help schools to innovate.

• Leaders should not be scared to take educated risks