MEC Training Coordinator, Sarah Milligan, writes:

Here’s an idea:

1. Ask your students to bring in a photo of themselves on a usb, disc or saved somewhere on the internet

2. Get your students to go to Photofunia and choose one of the many backgrounds and effects to add their photo to. I think your teens will be particularly excited about the Twilight example below.

3. Take your group back to the classroom and give them ten minutes to think about why they chosethe effect they did.

4. Get students to show their photo on an interactive whiteboard or a data projector and present their photo and explain the reasons for choosing it to the class. The class could vote on their favourite one.

I found out about this photo site by reading Life Feast an EFl blog which has some lovely examples of what you can do with Photofunia. I thought I’d better join the club so here’s one I made earlier…


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