If you are a teacher who is interested in improving your teaching skills and knowledge in teaching Very Young Learners and Young Learners (5 to 12 years old) this workshop is for you!



This session aims at providing teachers with a wide repertoire of techniques and practical activities, such as games, songs, books and videos that will make your classes more enjoyable and productive. It intends to develop participants' understanding of children's language acquisition and awareness of real class management and plan your classes according to their age, based on theories and different approaches, but mainly on real practice in ELT.



Course Content

  • Characteristics of YLs and Language Acquisition of L2;

  • Considerations before teaching: appropriate language and activities;

  • Games for different purposes and skills: Listening-Speaking, Reading-Writing;

  • Dealing with emotions: tantrums, bad behavior, crying and others;

  • How to tell and retell stories in a fun and meaningful way;

  • Routine vs new elements.