Productive and Receptive Skills in the ESL Classroom - Receptive Skills - Overview
This video focuses on the receptive skills, including reading and listening. Why do we read or listen? It could be for entertainment or for a specific purpose. In this video, we take a look at some of the sub-skills of the receptive skills that we can teach our students.
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 is an introductory unit, so the main topics are quite general. For instance, the unit deals with course content, aims and objectives, general terminology, ESP and prospects. I have found the section about the general terminology quite useful. In this section, you can find a list of the most important acronyms when it comes to the teaching business english world.In this unit, I feel I learned How a lesson plan should be written down and what should be included and why. I learned how to be organized and how to plan a sequence of lessons. I learned what a lesson plan looks like when written down. I learned what some materials for a sequence of lessons might look like and how it would be written and what details to be included.