TEFL in China

Aba Zangzu Qiangzu Zizhizhou —
The topic chosen for the summative task is number forty-three: establishing rapport. The title is “Why Establishing Rapport is Important”. This paper will convey in why rapport is important for th
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Akesu Diqu — Aksu
This Unit underlines the theories, methods and techniques required for teaching a class. Firstly the different methods and all its pros and cons were discussed briefly. The main part of the Unit was t
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Aletai Dìqu — Altay
This unit was extremely helpful. The many examples of games and activities and how they serve to induce learning, will be immediately useful to my classroom. Further, the ESA framework has helped me
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Ali Dìqu — Ngari
When I reac this unit, I didn't understand those. So I read several times and Now I understood. The various stages of examples listed here were very helpful. The methodology is based around and teac
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Ankang Shi
I am currently studying a TEFL course to become and English teacher but the truth is that I already am a teacher but not of English. I am a qualified PADI Staff Instructor. This involves me teaching a
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Baoji Shi
To know how to create lesson plan, first we need to know what lesson is. It is an organized set of activities designed to present one piece of your course while working toward achieving one or more le
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Bayinguoleng Menggu Zizhizhou —
This unit was all about approaches to teaching. This helped me to visualize what a typical class might look like, and how to best arrange it. I think I will be teaching lower level students, so it was
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Bazhong Shi
I believe that teachers should possess qualities or characterisitics that can help with not only knowledge growth but personal improvements too. I believe that teachers have the ability to change the
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Binzhou Shi
When teaching students most of the time we mainly focus on just teaching them the language and having them pass some tests and that is how we measure if they have learnt well or not. In reality it is
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Bo'ertala Menggu Zizhizhou — Bo
This unit covered the different types of present tense and its various forms. I learnt about the Present Simple, Present Perfect, Present Continuous and the Present Perfect Continuous tenses. I discov
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Changdu Shi — Qamdo, Chambo
The teacher should know where he will observe as a monitor or where he will correct. But firstly he should know the differences between mistakes and errors.The students will learn a target language ea
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Changji Huizu Zizhizhou
I didn't even read the content of this unit. I just went directly to the test knowing that I have extensive experience working this part out with students while assisting them. The latest doesn't mean
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Changzhi Shi
More and more parents have planed their kids’ education even before their kids’ births. In China, most parents require their children to learn English when they are little. Most kindergartners sta
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Chengdu Shi
Learners of English living abroad, whether residing in a non-native speaking country for work or study, will face stressors that will be brought into the regular classroom, as well as the ESL classroo
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Datong Shi
I have taught in kindergarten and in primary school. In addition, during this time what I have learned is that kids master the most from the vocabulary. Vocabulary is the easiest way to prepare kids f
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Dazhou Shi
The unit discusses, four major groups of learning and developmental theories. Maturation theory states we are pre-programmed, a natural sequence of events, regardless of any other stimuli. Environment
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Deyang Shi
The Course Development in Teaching English to Young Learners consists of six subjects such as Level testing and needs analysis, limiting factors, syllabus design, examination, assessment of student an
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Dezhou Shi
Troubleshooting is part of the teaching experience A typical ESL lesson always presents problems. But , there are other problems that rise when the teacher has to face particular situations. A good ES
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Dongying Shi
“If you talk to a man in the language he understands, it goes to his head. If you talk to a man in his own language, It goes to his heart.” This is an allusion to the effect of language to individ
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Ganzi Zangzu Zizhizhou — Garze
This unit helps us understand the importance of the materials used in a classroom, as well as detailing various ways to utilise these materials effectively when planning a lesson. This unit explores
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Guang'an Shi
This unit has taught me how best to approach applying for jobs and how i am best to present myself as an English teacher in the hopes of being successful in finding a job. This unit has also given me
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Guangyuan Shi
According to different students of different ages, teachers should apply various methods to teach them. Teachers could find many resources from the internet. It could be challenging when we design act
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Haixi Mengguzu Zangzu Zizhizhou
You have now successfully completed all your course units and achieved an overall grade of over 75% on the progress tests, so you’re nearly there! You have now successfully completed all your cours
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Hami Dìqu — Kumul
This unit focuses on the tense system and extensively examines four tenses:Present simple, Present continuous, Present Perfect and Present perfect continuous.It equally discusses their forms in terms
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Hanzhong Shi
I believe it would be fun to teach EFL in a kindergarten classroom. The children are usually eager to learn and love school because it is new for them to go to the big school like siblings or friends
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Hetian Diqu — Hotan
Present tenses can be confusing for learners as they present different forms depending a lot on time. Examples of potential errors and how to activate students are very useful. It also helps understan
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Heze Shi
Motivation has proven to be one of the major challenges teachers face in the classroom , where he/she must however engage the students . No matter how you see it, a teachers personality matters so muc
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Huangnan Zangzu Zizhizhou
Introduction: In this creative project, you will visually present your understanding of formal and non-formal language using specific examples. It will have to be a poster size so ideally you should u
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Jinan Shi
As a teacher, it is important to have an interest in the place in which you wish to reside and teach. It is also important to consider the cultural differences and issues that may arise from being in
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Jincheng Shi
When I was in high school it was required of the students to take a foreign language for at least 2 years. I was excited about this opportunity as I have always had an interest in different cultures
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Jining Shi
It goes without saying that establishing rapport is one of the most important things you as a teacher can do in your classroom. Rapport is simply a relationship between two people with mutual understa
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Jinzhong Shi
I have been working as a teacher and tutor for fifteen years now. Through all of my teaching experience the problem of motivation and engagement evolved every time when I would step into the classroom
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Kashi Diqu — Kashgar, Kaxgar
The English Language has many tenses and if you are not a native speaker it could be very difficult to construct sentences the correct way. This makes it very important to know the difference between
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Laiwu Shi
Why discipline is fundamental to the classroom. My chosen topic is why discipline is fundamental to the classroom. Discipline can invoke a great number of emotions and responses ranging from horrific
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Lasa Shi — Lhasa
In unit 3, I learned language teaching methods that built up to the Engage, Study, Activate (ESA) teaching methodology, as well as ESA and its various configurations. I now know several activities and
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Leshan Shi
This unit provided valuable insight on what makes a good learner and a good teacher. It is important to understand the characteristics of both the student and instructor as it can allow for a more rob
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Liangshan Yizu Zizhizhou
From Unit 1 i have been able to gather information about the qualities of a good teacher, the relationship between a teacher and the students, the qualities and motivation of a good learner and finall
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Liaocheng Shi
Everybody is unique in their own way, physically and mentally. No one is identical in the way we look and definitely not in the way we think. Many people acknowledge that different people have their
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Linfen Shi
I am a Brit, born and bred but I now live in Japan.
In the summer of 2017 I finished up my university degree and moved to Japan following my graduation. I got married to the Japanese man I had been
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Linyi Shi
I. INTRODUCTION A. Background Information Students learning output could depend on how the teacher find the perfect harmony between the syllabus, teaching style and classroom seating arrangement. The
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Linzhi Shi — Nyingchi
In this unit,we learnt about ELF methodology,mistakes and feedback. We found out about correction techniques,the ESA which stands for Engage,Study and Activate and their different stages.The best me
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Luliang Shi
A lesson plan is the instructor’s road map of what students need to learn and how it will be done effectively during the class time. Before you plan your lesson, you will first need to identify the
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Luzhou Shi
Unit 1 explains the qualities and responsibilities of teachers and learners in the classroom.The teacher has the bulk of work in class,they should motivate learners and contribute to their success. O
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Meishan Shi
The roles of both the student and the teacher are very important in a language classroom. The teacher must be prepared for learners at all levels and that come from different background and who have d
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Mianyang Shi
Already bear in mind that a good teacher is a combination of teacher's personality of being kind, patient, caring, lively, passionate and of teacher's ability of building up comfortable as well as suc
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Nanchong Shi
I learnt from adjectives that many games can be played in the class room using students height, age, size and many more. And also it is very difficult for teachers and students to make common mistakes
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Naqu Shi — Nagqu
This unit has been extremely helpful i have learned the various forms of eliciting L2 and great ways to make my class interactive and very much didactic. One of the best topics were the plannings arou
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Neijiang Shi
In unit two I have learned that parts of speech are a very difficult topic for foreign students. When teaching this section students that want to speak English, must have a proper understanding of thi
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Panzhihua Shi
This second unit introduces parts of speech. Parts of speech are general categories in which words can be classified according to their function and the meaning they add to a sentence. Furthermore, th
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Qingdao Shi
Imagine walking inside of classroom for your first term of a new class and with little means of communication the teacher who will be responsible for the class points to the board filled with instruct
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Rikaze Shi — Shigatse, Xigaze
In this section, I have acknowledged the importance of establishing good content when teaching. It is important to elicit vocabulary from them. At the beginning of my lessons, I will show them a vid
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Rizhao Shi
Now a days we live in a world where the society, especially, the young learners take advice from anyone that speaks out of their phones. What is even worst of this people so called, influencers, is th
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Shangluo Shi
For the last year, I have been learning Korean in my free time. Besides the obvious differences in alphabet, pronunciation, and grammar structure, one of the most foreign-language-learner differences
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Shannan Shi — Lhoka
I have learned four teaching methods. I learned structure of ESA. I learned how to teach English and how to manage students. I learned how to teach the strict rules of English as well as to do activit
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Shuozhou Shi
As we know course materials are a huge part of any ESL class. They provide the teacher and the students with a sense of security. Preparing a good collection of course materials can be a challenge, es
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Suining Shi
Unit two was certainly enlightening. It seems a lifetime ago that I studied this grammar. The last time I really studied english grammar was during secondary school. Throughout my university years,
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Tai'an Shi
What is the degree of responsibility of a teacher to build rapport in a teacher-student relationship? Most of you may think that i would be exaggerating when i say the teacher is the most responsible
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Taiyuan Shi
Should teachers punish students ? I think that punishment should be allowed. We all know that teachers have a tough job. They are typically dealing with 20 to 45 students in their class. Students WIL
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Tongchuan Shi
When starting a teaching career, maintaining the decorum of the class can be one of the many tough challenges a teacher is likely to face. Formulating certain classroom discipline strategies can turn
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Weifang Shi
Child development can be defined as the gradual changes that take place in a child from infancy to adolescence. The changes can be grouped into three broad areas that include physical, social, and cog
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Weihai Shi
As a teacher, there is nothing worse than looking out at your class and realizing only two students are still paying attention. Student engagement is crucial in learning any topic and it is often a co
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Weinan Shi
Throughout the journey of a TEFL or a TESOL native or non-native English speaking teacher, there are many unforgettable moments of achievements and moments of challenges. Some teachers might think the
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Xi'an Shi
For the past several years I have been working for a non-profit company that provides high quality day care and preschool education for financially disadvantaged children. The population we serve is d
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Xianyang Shi
If you ever find yourself driving in French Canada, you will be stopped by stop signs that say ‘arrêt’, which is stop in French. Almost all drivers in North America would know that this means sto
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Xining Shi
Lesson planning is about constructing a document that describes the what, when, where and which methods students of foreign language like English should learn and how they should be assessed. Construc
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Xinzhou Shi
Class level: High Beginner Room: 4 Expected number of students: 14 Time: 90 Language points: Simple Present Tense is the previous knowledge of the learners. Teaching
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Ya'an Shi
this unit have given me the basic knowledge i need to differ words based on which part of speech they belong to and further more i help me boost my understating about basic grammar rules.
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Yan'an Shi
In a classroom, teachers assist students to transfer new knowledge to receptive knowledge, then further to productive knowledge. Take English as an example, learning involves pronunciation, meaning, u
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Yangquan Shi
At this essay I will look at the most common problem situations that teachers can encounter in the classroom. I will list suggested ways of dealing with them based on ITTT courses materials. In each
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Yantai Shi
Classroom management is a term which refers to discipline in the classroom and also how teachers manage to organize the class and transfer knowledge to students. It could be very challenging and teach
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Yibin Shi
This unit extensively covers the structure and use of English grammar. It is particularly useful as many English speakers are not specifically taught these rules, but simply pick them up as they grow
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Yuncheng Shi
English has become one of the most globally used languages around the world than can be typically used during travel, business, internationals schools, ant etc. Although English is not the most spoken
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Yushu Zangzu Zizhizhou
I have been teaching some capacity since I was 13 years old. My first teaching experience comes from martial arts. I was spending many hours everyday in the dojo and my instructor asked me to be the p
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Zaozhuang Shi
A classroom is the place where most individuals engage in attaining new information and interacting with others for a particular purpose. Stress, one of the major causes of various illnesses, can aris
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Zibo Shi
According to the research, majority of the countries globally have been using English as mode of communication and consider it as their first language, excluding Asian countries which use English as t
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Zigong Shi
Learners of English who have the opportunity to live in an English speaking encironment while studying have a huge advantage. They are surrounded by the language continuosly and are able to put acquir
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Ziyang Shi
The unit covered the Engage-Study-Activate method and different ways to implement it. I learnt the importance of engaging students by asking questions and providing relevant activities. I believe the
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