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by culture
04 Mar 2011, 04:25
Forum: Special Needs
Topic: Dysphasia & Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Replies: 1
Views: 12589

Re: Dysphasia & Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD

I can give you some pieces of advice about ESL teaching children with dysphasia. First you need to understand their problems. Of course, all children are different, but in general dysphasia is characterized with slow and atypical development of oral understanding and expression. It means that in you...
by culture
04 Mar 2011, 03:08
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Private mentoring high school students... some advice?
Replies: 1
Views: 4683

Re: Private mentoring high school students... some advice?

Hello TallMikeV, I would like to share my personal experience in private mentoring with you. 1. Define the final goal with the student. It helps to avoid frustration in case the goal is too ambitious and to plan the rhythm and the frequency of your mentoring. 2. Differ the short and the long term go...
by culture
04 Mar 2011, 02:25
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Not being native English..is it an issue?
Replies: 12
Views: 12756

Re: Not being native English..is it an issue?

I have an experience of having native speaker teachers and a non-native speaker teachers. I must admit that the advantage of having permanent authentic input is very important. However, I find some advantages to learn ESL with a non-native speaker that I really appreciate. 1. The grammar rules. Non-...
by culture
04 Mar 2011, 01:54
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Grammar for Kindergarten
Replies: 21
Views: 41648

Re: Grammar for Kindergarten

Here are some more ideas about teaching grammar in the kindergarten: 2. Teaching parts of the speech. You can sing and learn a song with children. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tc-ukN1Rvb8&feature=related Make flashcards with the pictures with different parts of speech on them, prepare 1-3 baskets ...
by culture
04 Mar 2011, 01:46
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Grammar for Kindergarten
Replies: 21
Views: 41648

Re: Grammar for Kindergarten

Hello AZNadine, I would like to share some teaching experience and advices about teaching grammar in the Kindergarten with you. First of all, I think that it is important to correct children’s grammar and to help them to find some rules that they are ready to understand. I always remember that child...