Student Work

LIEC Magazine Projects (Fall 2013)


Dec 18, 2013 @ 11:31pm
LIEC Magazine Projects (Fall 2013)

This semester, like last year, Low-Intermediate English Composition students took their hard work and transformed it into beautiful magazines. At the beginning of the semester, students made groups and decided on a broad magazine theme. Topics included music, fashion, health, travel, Korea, and men. Throughout the semester, all student writing assignments had to fit within […]

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Research Paper Summary Video Project


Dec 15, 2013 @ 12:02pm
Research Paper Summary Video Project

The overall goal of my Advanced English Composition (Fall, 2013) course was to learn the necessary skills needed to research, analyze, and write a well-argued research paper – a task my students had never attempted. Among the different assignments in my course, students had to write a group research paper and a final independent research paper […]

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Student Video Projects – Spring 2013


Nov 30, 2013 @ 9:33pm
Student Video Projects – Spring 2013

(This post is being published at the end of the Fall semester because I completely forgot to upload my students’ videos to YouTube in a timely manner. Sorry!) For the final project in my High-Intermediate English Conversation classes, students had to make videos that demonstrated the use of a number of lexicogrammatical items, pronunciation features, […]

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YouTube Video Tasks – Performance Assessments


Jun 18, 2013 @ 11:47pm
YouTube Video Tasks – Performance Assessments

This semester in my Low-Intermediate English Conversation classes, students were required to complete two or more YouTube video tasks as a kind of interim and performance assessment. There were ~10 tasks, each representing a unit covered in the book. Students could choose the task they wanted. Each task required the authentic use of the unit’s […]

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LIEC Magazine Projects


Dec 21, 2012 @ 11:47am
LIEC Magazine Projects

This semester, Low-Intermediate English Composition students took their hard work and transformed it into beautiful magazines. See the magazines here!

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Student Videos – Spring 2012 at PKNU


Jun 19, 2012 @ 11:23am
Student Videos – Spring 2012 at PKNU

For the final project of the spring semester at Pukyong National University, students in my low-intermediate English conversation class made videos. Check them out!

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Zombie Survival Guide for Yangun Middle School


Jan 20, 2012 @ 7:43pm
Zombie Survival Guide for Yangun Middle School

This winter’s English camp theme was zombies! Students learned how to recognize, escape, and fight zombies. This was a great way to engage with English in a novel, interesting, and fun manner. We did all sorts of games and activities. Students also contributed to a zombie survival guide, inspired by Max Brook’s “The Zombie Survival […]

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Endangered Species of Korea Project


Jan 18, 2012 @ 10:27pm
Endangered Species of Korea Project

All students in my second grade classes at Yangun Middle School had to do a group research project and presentation examining endangered animals in Korea. Each group was assigned an animal and had to introduce the animal and their habitat, their status, the reason they are endangered, and how we can help. I chose the […]

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Idiom Video Dictionary


May 27, 2011 @ 3:40pm
Idiom Video Dictionary

Learn idioms with these student-made videos! Students made some short videos to explain English idioms, in context! Over One’s Head (Lee Sung-hee) Sick as a Dog (Kim Bokyung) Cup of Joe (Oh Taekyung) To be a Chicken (Ryu Chaeyeon)

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Student-made Music Videos


Jan 29, 2011 @ 9:35am
Student-made Music Videos

This Winter Camp, my classes made music videos! We copied the style of a very popular rock song: “Rockstar” by Nickelback. Students used their own cameras to record themselves and their friends all around school, and around town! The work was hard, but it was definitely fun. Please enjoy our videos! “Love Me” by Justin […]

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