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 has definetly taken the rust off my knowledge of grammar and it's implimentation within speech. Very refreshing! The biggest hurdle for myself was simply just taking my time and saying each question in my mind without rushing it, as that was what has me stalling, as grammar must be something I take for granted. I will definetly impliment this mind set with my students.Tenses are difficult to understand because there are so many different versions and rules. Out of all the tenses we have learned so far, I did find the future tenses to be quite easy to understand until the present future tenses were introduced. I had to go back in my notes to remember the rules for the present tenses before I was able to properly apply them to this lesson.