LESSON 1. EDUCATION IN BELARUS
This blog is a collection of materials for ESL learners and teachers: songs and videos, anniversaries and
interactive tasks, quizes, projects and fun activities.
Russian chemistry professor Dmitri Mendeleev published his periodic table in 1869. Mendeleev’s table, dated March 1 1869, was his first published version. He constructed his tables by listing the elements in rows or columns in order of atomic weight and starting a new row or column when the characteristics of the elements began to repeat.
The YouTube channel of School 8 in Elabuga presented a video in which two young American teachers Olivia and Carry review Russian textooks and compare two educational systems: the Russian and the American ones. The review could be really interesting for Belarusian students and teacher – it’s always exciting to look at ourselves from a different side.