Sunday, 31 May 2009
Monday, 25 May 2009
Somewhere to sit, somewhere to eat, somewhere to think, somewhere to read...
Friendly places in Brighton... there are many! These are some of our Invasion Friendly spots...
Friday, 8 May 2009
1000 Super Heroes running along BrightonseafrontLots of Water...A Spanish Fiesta....Lots of Music.....FIESTA!!
Sunday, 3 May 2009
Welcome to the one and only Guarana Bar, in the heart of the North laines. This is a tranquil meeting place for Invasion Friendly members to meet and exchange languages. Refresh yourself with a dynamic range of latin american fresh drinks and the best teas and coffees including mate tea. Always delectable cakes for sale homemade from Telscombe.Invasion Friendly members will be meeting here every saturday morning from 10.30 am until 12 noon.
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Saturday, 2 May 2009
Internet, Internet, Internet, Internet, Internet,Internet,Internet,Internet,
Invasion Friendly welcomes Cafe Electronica on board!
Our very first internet cafe.... This place can be found on Trafalgar Street, Brighton.
If you mention to Rami that you are an 'Invasion Friendly' Member, he will offer you the following discounts...
If you purchase a 5 hr internet session, he will give you 2 hrs free of charge... these hours can be used at anytime!
10% discount on all laptop, mobile repairs and purchases....which amount to over £50.
Tea, coffee, juices, cakes.... are available too!
If you have read my blog and want to know more about me ... please read on!
Where are you from?
The short answer would be the south of England, but this is not strictly true. I was born in Bahrain, and I've lived in Spain, Scotland and England. When I worked for First Choice (Tour operator), I was sent to work in Almeria, Tenerife, Malaga, Corfu and Bulgaria! I moved to Brighton in 2008. I had a great time there and met some amazing people (you know who you are)! From there I moved to Alicante to become a teacher. I got a better teaching position in Toledo with Cambridge English plus, there I spent my days correcting exams, teaching kids and Adults... and now I am residing in Ciudad Real with my husband.
Why did you become an English teacher?
I've always liked the idea of teaching, but I figured it was a good idea to get some life experience before trying to teach. So, that's what I did! I have worked in tourism, insurance, marketing, health and safety, bars and restaurants! Work experience gives you heaps of anecdotes and stories to tell your students about real life!
What is it you do now?
I teach in two places! I wanted the freedom and flexibility to teach English through numerous activities, story telling, playing games, etc. When you work for just any school/academy/college you teach the same thing day in day out, students get bored of sitting at a desk with a book open in front of them, having done this during school hours as well. Through experience I've learnt that it's easier to learn a language when you actually live it! Kids in Spain learn grammar at school, they know how the language works, but they don't get the opportunity to speak. Mega English & Fantasia give me the freedom to be creative in class, whilst preparing students for Cambridge exams & work interviews, as ultimately this is the most improtant aspect of my work as an ESL Teacher.
Mega English "Expand your mind, change your future"
Invasion Friendly "To promote cultural integration and change. Give the word invasion new meaning. A safe way for travellers to learn languages."