Course curriculum

  • 1

    Planning on taking the DELTA?

    • DELTA Handbook for Tutors and Candidates

  • 2

    Terminology Sheets: Teacher Refresher (What you encountered on your CELTA)

    • TEFL Terminology: Learner Centredness

    • TEFL Terminology: Classroom Management

    • TEFL Terminology: Learner Needs and Differences

    • TEFL Terminology: Language Clarification

    • TEFL Terminology: Language Practice

    • TEFL Terminology: Receptive Skills

    • TEFL Terminology: Productive Skills

    • Glossary of ELT Terms

  • 3

    Delta Module One

    • Delta Module One: Teaching Methodologies test your knowledge

    • Techniques, Principles, Methods and Approaches to English Langauge Teaching

    • The Constructivist Movement

    • Social Constructivism

    • Bruner’s Theory of Scaffolding

    • Multiple Intelligence Activities

    • The Cooperative Learning Approach

    • ‘The Zone of Proximal Development’ (ZPD)

  • 4

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    • Delta Module 1: Quizlets for testing discourse and phonology terms, key ideas and methods in English language teaching

    • Anticipation Guide

    • KWL Charts in the Classroom

  • 5

    ELT Topics

    • Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

    • Use praise effectively if you want your students to get better and gain confidence.

    • Thornbury on Noticing and Reconstruction

    • Think Aloud

    • Think Pair Share

  • 6

    Peer Observation and Feedback Materials

    • Observation Task I

    • Observation Task II

    • Observation Task III

  • 7


  • 8

    YLS, Older YLs and Teens

    • Key Characteristics of YLS By Audrey McIlvain

    • Guided Visualisation

    • Listening and Speaking Activities for Yls and Teens: recommended books

    • Ideas for using flashcards from YLs to teens

    • Flashcards with YLs and older YLs, Carol Read

    • Video presentation: Ideas for using flashcards, Carol Read

    • Getting YLs From Parroting To Autonomy: Herbert Puchta

    • Teaching Speaking

  • 9

    Songs and Chants in the Classroom

    • Using Songs Effectively to Teach English to Young Learners by Neil T. Millington

    • Jazz Chants

    • Listening Skills: Listen and Do

    • For young learners and early teens: Grammar Songs & Raps, by Puchta, Gerngros, Holzmann and Devitt

  • 10

    Strategies for Large Classrooms

    • Managing a Large Class

    • Lay Outs for Pair and Group Work in Large Classrooms

Got a Question? Contact the tutor.

Tutor: Emma Pratt