Baby Shark

I’ve been looking at the Baby shark YouTube clips and wracking my brain how to adapt them to comprehensible Indonesian,  i.e. using minimal new vocabulary. There are a couple of Indonesian versions and my  favourite one is this one: While I love most about this clip is that it is in Indonesian! However, the pace…

Black Box Videos

Below is a video which I highly recommend if you are interested in learning and understanding more about Krashen’s hypotheses which underpins Teaching with Comprehensibvle Input. Videocast 3 – The Comprehensible Input Hypothesis The above videocast is the third in a series and below are the first two in the series: videocast 2 – Mental…

Where To Find Comprehensible Input Inspiration & Information 

I love reading other peoples blogs and get so much inspiration from them all and it is time to both acknowledge and share with you a selection of the blogs I follow and in doing so recommend that you start following them too!!  The top two that are always my first ‘go-to’, are Ben Slavic’s…

Indonesian early readers captivate kids and teachers

Originally posted on Ayo! Let's go!:
Michelle Dudley, the Australian author of the Our Jakarta Series that was reviewed in an earlier post, graciously agreed to answer my questions about how her series of 30 books came about. What inspired you to write the Our Jakarta Series? Had you written other books before (or since)? Michelle…