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Lost for words? Cool websites to teach and learn vocabulary

No Comments// Posted in e-classroom, english, english literature, ICT, learning, teaching, vocabulary, writing by on 09.30.17.

One of the main challenges for students in writing is lack of vocabulary, specifically in describing an object or situation. I’d like to share two cool websites that anyone can use to assist them in describing words more effectively. For teachers, you can facilitate the students to choose suitable words from the list of websites […]


Envisaging Beyond E-Learning: Innovator’s Mindset #IMMOOC

No Comments// Posted in e-classroom, english, IMMOOC, learning, MOOC, reflection, teaching, Uncategorized, writing by on 09.30.17.

When I signed up for the Innovator’s Mindset MOOC by George Couros, my main reason is to revive the important learning nuggets I’ve picked up from the book by discussing with others. For the first week of #IMMOOC , we are encouraged to blog on this:  Why is innovation in education so crucial today?  I’ve […]


English Literature Component F2: Cheat

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I’ve developed another online English Literature resource for my Form 2 students. This time, it’s on Cheat! a short story by Allan Baillie. I’ve curated and designed materials via Padlet, YouTube, Online Quiz Creator and hosted them on ThingLink. Students can read digital notes, watch video on Cheat! as well as take the online quiz […]


English Literature Component Form 1: Fair’s Fair

No Comments// Posted in e-classroom, english, english literature, exam, fair's fair, guru cemerlang, learning, literature, m learning, module, novel, reflection, teaching, writing by on 08.06.17.

After completing my book chapter on MOOCs for teacher professional development in Malaysia, I’ve finally got around designing another online learning resource for my students. This time, I’ve developed a ThingLink resource on Fair’s Fair, a novel written by Narinder Dhami. Fair’s Fair is a novel in the Form 1’s English Literature Component where it […]


Malaysia-KSA Collaborative Online Learning Project

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Exactly one year ago, I met Hanan Arfaj, the Technology Supervisor, General Education Administration, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at LINC MIT 2016, a conference at MIT. We networked and discovered there are potential collaborations that could be initiated via online learning. Hence, we planned and came up with an online learning project between the English […]