Teaching english to young learners, an illustrated guide for efl teacher development trainers handbook marcia fisk ong, vinodini murugesan, casey malarcher, hieram weintraub on. Teaching english to young learners by marcia fisk ong. Her most recent publication is teaching english to young learners. Teaching english to young learners by fisk ong marcia. Writermarcia fisk ong, vinodini murugesan targetenglish language classroom teachers. David nunan holds concurrent chairs at the university o f h ong kong, china and. Practical english language teaching brings together the work o f 15. The death of a student made tracey lin edou wonder about the. A cognitive approach to language learning, peter skehan, feb 5, 1998, foreign language study, 332 pages. The requirements of adult learners differ greatly from those of young english language learners yells. Teaching english to young learners is targeted at developing the potential of. Young learners need scaffolding, both orally and visually, to reduce.
I dont understand how this book is supposed to be used as a training manual. Download a pdf of the humboldt county schools directory. An illustrated guide for efl teacher development marcia fisk ong. Some individuals, especially those who begin learning as young children. The text was created to help you develop your potential as an englishlanguage classroom teacher p. It attempts this through four sections getting started, learning activities, managing the class, and using multimedia resources comprised of 20 modules, each with sections including vocabulary, an instructional model, grammar, listening, teaching. Teaching english to young learnersis both timely and useful, given the upcoming introduction of eflinto the elementary school curriculum. Book contains photocopiable student worksheets and stepbystep teaching notes. Teaching a foreign language requires educators to recognize the needs of their students. The teacher development book presents a collection of twenty modules focusing on different aspects of teaching. Teaching english to young learners, an illustrated guide for efl. This issue turns to the controversial place of form in teaching english.
The assessment of the young learners of english as a foreign language in early primary school grades is closely related to the character istics and principles of teaching young learners. Teaching english to young learners, an illustrated guide. The teacher development book presents a collection of twenty modules focusing on different aspects of teaching young learners. Teaching english to young learners is targeted at developing the potential of english language classroom teachers working with children. Touchstone level 3 video resource book by marcia fiskong. An illustrated guide for efl teacher development compass. Teaching american english pronunciation a textbook and reference manual on teaching the. Sounds great is a fivelevel phonics series developed for young eflesl learners. Teaching english to young learners is targeted at developing the potential of english language classroom techers working with children. By identifying their needs, teachers can then adapt various factors in the classroom in order to have the greatest impact on yell learning. Teaching english to very young learners article pdf available in procedia social and behavioral sciences 197. Marcia fisk ong marcia fisk ong has worked on four continents teaching, writing, and presenting talks and workshops. Give early learners a fun start to english with compass publishings early english education series. The term young learners yls or very young learners vyls is used in professional literature as a general term for children, mainly under the age of 12, learning any second or foreign language.1509 414 903 9 569 827 420 1076 1202 460 370 153 377 1462 311 1014 664 1279 1532 519 866 586 1072 1080 103 254 1006 1196 1110 1023 166 387 18 1188 1259 1319 783 347 1396 308 139 284