Entries by Silvia


Ecosystems in Lockhart Academy

Our children, the last weeks, travelled around the world visiting different types of ecosystems. Firstly, they took their swimsuits and swam and dived in a beautiful ocean with lots of coral and awesome fish: the coral reef. In this stop, they learned new animal names and how an ecosystem is distributed. In this picture, they […]


Horse Racing!

Horse racing is an equestrian sport that has a long history (source: wikipedia). But in Lockhart Academy, it is an interesting and funny game to refresh the vocabulary and to have a good time. In this quiz, they are in groups of two and three. Every team has a name and a paper horse. There are 10 […]


Our new friend… TIMMY!

After we saw different places of the city, we learned that there is something special and important too… OUR HOUSE! With Timmy’s book, we heard a story about a character (Timmy) who is thinking about going to look for his birthday present. He starts a search around the house, so we can see all its […]

Class, education, skills, English…

If you take the dictionary and you find the education word, you will probably come upon something like this: “Education in its general sense is a form of learning in which knowledge, skills, and habits of a group of people are transferred from one generation to the next through teaching, training, research, or simply through […]


A Mischievous Easter Bunny :)

We are proud to announce that in our academy we celebrated Easter and the Father’s day. It’s wonderful to see how children enjoy doing activities related to these important celebrations and learn English at the same time. First, they learned the English way to celebrate Easter with an amazing Prezi and “The Mischievous Easter Bunny” […]


Using activities to promote English…

The last session with third graders was absolutely fantastic!! Through funny and great activities, they LEARNED, USED and PRODUCED a lot of English language. The most interesting activities were… WE go TO the SUPERMARKET! In this activity, we had two shop assistants and customers and they had to buy and sell with shopping lists different […]

Welcome! :)

Hello everybody! 🙂 I would like to introduce myself in this blog as a new teacher of the academy. My name is Silvia Coronado and I’m studying to be an English teacher in primary education. I love reading, travelling and children. What I want to do is that children learn lots of English and get […]