1. Pre-conference: Teacher Development A magical mystery tour from the Beatles to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic via Half-Man-Half-Biscuit (p.22) The Half-Man allusion is to a 1980s band and makes my heart sink but it will delight many fifty-something teachers. There is also a sing-along, so be warned.
2. The world in which we live in: Beatles, blends and blogs David Crystal Tuesday 9th April: (p.58)
3. Creative legends: learning English with The Beatles in all ages Maria Estela Ribeiro Jardim Rondon (p.36 - not sure that 'in all ages' works there btw)See here for my graded version of the Beatles story & some teaching resources you can use to get in the mood.