Teaching Special Groups in ESL - Top 10 Tips When Teaching Beginners


Regardless of which type of beginners you are teaching here are our top 10 tips for the teaching of beginner classes.

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.

The Unit describes various approaches to choosing materials for the lesson - for instance, it should be considered, when authentic materials are more suitable than non-authentic; moreover, the materials should be suited for the class level. More examples on ESA lessons, importance of lesson planning and more techniques are presented as well.Was a little confusing, with uses of present tense brought in to talk about future events, and going to future being similar to present continuous in mant aspects, but thankfully to unit made things easier, with good examples, and desribing the differences simply and clearly. Overall, an enjoyable unit, which made things easier to remember.