Aziz Soubai teaches English in Morocco. He was curious about making grammar instruction more fun for his students and easier for teachers. Read about how he gathered information from teachers before writing his book on using games in grammar teaching. Aziz's advice? Success means working hard, trying new things, failing and trying one more time.
1. Thank you, Aziz, for taking time out of your busy day for this interview. Can you tell us where you teach and how long have you been teaching?
I teach in Tighmert at a little high school on the outskirts of Guelmim city in the south of Morocco. I have more than 10 years of classroom practice.
2. Can you describe a typical day?
I’m an early riser so I wake up around 7 a.m., have breakfast and check what I’m going to teach (my lesson plans and the activities or projects that I planned with my students) I’m a huge fan of project-based learning. When the class is over, I encourage my...