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Languages for Primary Schools – Flipping Fantastic Fun at Norbridge Academy!
February 23, 2015

The 2nd February was French Pancake Day, or “La Chandeleur”, as it’s known in France. Pupils at Norbridge Academy in Worksop celebrated in style with their Babble and Speak teacher, Jo Walsh. The pupils learnt about how to talk about different crêpe toppings in French and then had a pancake tossing competition. The highlight was,… [ Read the full article ]

How did you celebrate Bastille Day? Here’s what the pupils at Norbridge Academy have been up to!
July 16, 2014

How did you celebrate Bastille Day?     Pupils at Norbridge Academy celebrated by learning about its grisly origins and singing the French national anthem, La Marseillaise.   This was all part of their first year of learning French with their Babble & Speak teacher Manuella Blood, who has been going into Norbridge Academy two… [ Read the full article ]

Two Great September Special Offers from Babble and Speak!
August 25, 2013

  Hola, Kali mera, Privet, etc!   We are delighted to tell you about two special offers for September, now available to both current and new customers of Babble and Speak Ltd. SPECIAL OFFER #1: BOOK NOW FOR OUR AUTUMN BLOCK BOOKING DISCOUNT: 10% OFF FOR 10 HOURS TUITION!* *Terms and conditions:  Lessons to be… [ Read the full article ]

Introducing children to a foreign language
June 29, 2013

Ideas for introducing children to a foreign language   As a language teacher, I’ve got a confession to make. People have always said to me “Children learn like sponges – they can learn a new language so easily!” but although I knew that this was the accepted wisdom I never really fully appreciated what they… [ Read the full article ]

2 Special Offers from Babble and Speak!
May 17, 2013

Hang out the bunting and sound the fanfare … we are delighted to tell you about a couple of special offers, now available for both current and new customers of Babble and Speak Ltd! Just two more reasons to enter the stimulating and exciting world of language learning! BOOK NOW FOR OUR SPRING BLOCK BOOKING… [ Read the full article ]

Revising for your language GCSE
April 16, 2013

Hi, GCSE language students! With the exams now just around the corner I thought it would be useful to post a resumé or all the revision techniques we’ve talked about in our revision workshops. Thanks to all of you who added your ideas … they’re great! Remember, the key to a good grade in your… [ Read the full article ]