120 – Teaching Very Young Learners

Course Description: This course aims to stimulate and support the development of very young learners and covers activities such as crafts, games, stories and songs and ways to make learning opportunities from play. Teaching very young learners is a challenging task at the best of times, especially if you are teaching in a foreign language. There are no shortcuts to an energized, engaged class, but there are many things that the teacher can do to make the learning experience better for this age group. Participants of this course will look at the different stages in learning and development of very young learners. Within an age range, there may be many similarities in what children can do and enjoy doing, but also there are individual differences. The participants will analyse what is suitable for different ages and also learn about and practice a variety of activities to stimulate and support the learners development.     Prerequisites:     Aims:     … Continue reading 120 – Teaching Very Young Learners