Teaching English to Pre-Teens and Teens
In this course, we first look at what is happening physically, emotionally, and socially with pre-teens and teens. Understanding our teens will inform the decisions we make as teachers to create optimum learning conditions.
Mini Course: More Than a Written Text - Using Illustration and Comic
Illustrations for storybooks are rich and nuanced visual texts for language learning. Looking at inspiring examples of illustration for different age groups, we’ll mine visual metaphor, theme, and parallel storytelling for classroom activities.(2) 5.0 average rating
Preparation for Teaching English Online
Teaching English Online: We talk with teachers and share our experiences of getting online. What works? What doesn't? What do we need to know? What do we need to think about? (4 hours) by Emma Pratt and James Heal
Mini Course: Storytelling and English Language Teaching to Young Learners
Free short course: for anyone teaching English to children wanting understanding, ideas and approaches to use stories and storytelling in their lessons effectively. Six lessons sent to your inbox with content written by Anna Hasper and Emma Pratt.(1) 5.0 average rating
Mini Course: Ways of Seeing - An Introduction to Drawing for the Language Classroom.
Inject creativity in your lessons. This mini-workshop for language teachers is an introduction to using drawing in class to enrich communication. We look at what drawing is and drawing activities to try in language lessons. Written by Emma Pratt.(1) 5.0 average rating
Prepare for Your TEFL/TESOL Course: Practicing the Different Language Skills
Doing the CELTA or Trinity Cert TESOL? Once you understand what language analysis and practice is, what skills do we teach when we teach English and what does that look like? (4 hours). Written by Jamie King.