30 hours of ideas and activities to provide effective engaging teaching to young learners in a fun environment which is safe and conducive to learning. This course offers teachers who have the CELTA certificate or equivalent formal training in Teaching English as a Foreign Language the skills to teach children aged 3 to 16.

The course is ideal for newly qualified teachers and those with little experience in teaching children. There is a sensible balance of good teaching practices and the methodology that supports it.
Each day there will be two core sessions that cover different aspects of planning and teaching young learners. Teachers will be actively involved in the sessions and try out many of the activities with follow-on discussion.

Course contents
Child Development, Classroom Management, Lesson Planning, Motivating Children, Speaking Skills, Using Children’s Stories, Presenting New Language, Revising Language, Exploiting Music and Songs, Correction, Creative Activities, Children's Games, Teaching Pronunciation, Drama and Movement, Motivating Teens, Adapting the Coursebook, Reading and Listening, Young Learners Exams, Using Technology, Evaluating Young Learners and much more.

Trainers
The tutors are all working teachers with a wide experience in teaching young learners across the different age groups. There will be guidance on planning lessons and a wide variety of materials for teachers to use straight away in their own classes.

Next course
September 16 - 27, 2019
Every morning, Monday - Friday from 10:00 - 13:00
Other course dates
October 05 - December 14, 2019
Every Saturday morning, 10:00 - 13:00

Location
International House Madrid, calle Zurbano, 8, Metro: Alonso Martínez
Course fee: 495.00 €

This 12-hour course is designed for teachers who have limited experience of teaching very young learners or need to develop their current skills to teaching infants and early primary children. The course is given completely in English and the minimum level required is B2.

Trainers
The trainers are all working teachers with a wide experience in teaching very young children in their schools. There will be guidance on planning lessons and a broad range of materials for teachers to use straight away in their own classes.

Course contents
Child development, Theory and Implications for the EFL Classroom, Routines, Reward and Behaviour Management, Introducing and Practising Language, Using Songs, Using Stories, Creative Activities, Starting to Read and Write, Phonics and Review and much more.

Next course   
September 16-19, 2019
Every morning, Monday - Thursday from 10:00 - 13:00
Other course dates
October 05 - November 08, 2019
Every Saturday morning, 10:00-13:00

Location
International House Madrid, calle Zurbano, 8, Metro: Alonso Martínez
Course fee: 198.00 €