Singlish

English Culture, listening and speaking skills through folk songs. In these pages are some ideas as to how you might use ‘Singlish’ in your classroom.…

Walk in the Woods

Guiding in the Buda Hills A group from a Zuglo school enjoys a spring outing in winter weather. Steve Jones is a regular sight in the Buda Hills where he walks daily. In all conditions you can find him trecking over Harshegy, Janos hegy and the smaller hills in the …

Singlish at the Renee Cafe

Steve Jones and monthly ‘Singlish’ Steve performing at the Renee Cafe in the 17th district. Begun in December 2009 and repeated monthly it features English language songs from the UK, America and Australasia. If you are not a singer you can just listen but we discuss the songs too and …

Mother Goose Nursery 2007

Father Christmas visits the Nursery Steve Jones, alias Father Christmas, at the Mother Goose nursery, Melinda ut, where he gave out presents and good advice to the youngsters.     The children learn English and the advice was given in English – with sometimes a little help in Hungarian. Some …

Scottish Melodies

Musical arrangements of Scottish Melodies by Rudolf Tibor Tannenbaum This medley of Scottish folk songs and tunes has been arranged by Rudolf Tannenbaum and may…

Vaci Mihaly Scottish Competition Nov 2006

Primary Schools learn about Scotland Steve performed for the children from several Primary Schools in the Tatabanya area who were taking part in a competition on Scotland. Steve was representing the Robert Burns International Foundation of which he is General Secretary. www.rbif.org The school also sent entries from several students …

Longman’s Conference 29 Aug 2006 REPORT

NEW OPPORTUNITIES AND APPROACHES IN THE CLASSROOM A ONE-DAY CONFERENCE FOR ENGLISH TEACHERS Tuesday 2006. AUG. 29 Fazekas Mihály Fővárosi Gyakorló Általános Iskola és Gimnázium, 1082 Budapest, Horváth Mihály tér 8. Steve Jones was one of the presenters at this conference and covered two different topics (click below to download …

Nyesze Longman Conf. 29 April 2006

Saturday 29th April 2006 at the International Business School Coal Mines and Mining Disasters This illustration comes from the site: http://www.welshcoalmines.co.uk/. Written by a collier who worked underground for some 30 years it is a useful and interesting source – and something intensely personal. It’s about the love-hate relationship miners …

Jozsef Attila X-mas Party

English Lamguage Competition 12th December 2005 The English language Christmas Party and Competition, supported with prizes from Cambridge University Press, was again a great success. Click on the links below for photographs of the event. Jury and Presentations Groups 1 and 2 Group 3 Group 4 Group 5 Group 6 …