Teaching Special Groups in ESL - Teaching Young Learners


The next category we are looking at in our series on teaching special groups in ESL are young learners. We consider students aged 2 to 16 young learners. Find out the positives, negatives and tips when teaching young learners in this video.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

This unit is based on the explanation of the structure and the use of the modal verbs, the passive voice and the phrasal verbs in English.Phrasal verbs are very important to communicate because they can compact the concepts expressed. Learners often find it difficult to remember them, therefore it is vital to make sure they learn them in their context.Very good lesson. I had the opportunity to learn a bit more about materials to be used in class. Teachers need to know what is necessary to use with their students so that They can benefit from the book and have opportunity to do different activities with extra material. Good tips presented on activities we should use and how to analyze a course book.