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.

The future tenses was quite complicated. Knowing that the tense system is made up of 7 parts. I found it quite challenging. I think it made me understand the differences between the present simple and future simple, and this can get quite confusing - this is determined by how its written. I have learnt a lot, and look forward to continuously put it into practice.Lesson planning is essential to maintain classroom management. If you do not have a properly planned lesson students will notice and have more chances to act up. I feel that it is important to really focus on different learning objectives and create tasks in order to achieve these objectives. A proper lesson must have an engage, study, study, and activate stage.