In this practice-oriented course, participants will explore how to adapt grammar instruction to meet their students’ needs. They will also focus on integrating grammar instruction with teaching language skills, learn about task-based grammar learning and evaluate different error correction strategies. Participants will discuss different challenges their learners may have with learning grammar, and discover how they can adapt grammar instruction to improve students’ fluency and accuracy.
At the end of this course, you’ll be able to:
- Understand key issues concerning grammar acquisition.
- Incorporate effective approaches and techniques of presenting and practicing grammar into your regular teaching.
- Plan communicative grammar lessons for mixed ability classes.
- Give effective feedback to students.
Target Audience: Adult non-native English-speaking teachers of English and education professionals interested in professional development opportunities.
Course is offered by the AE E-Teacher Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and administered by FHI 360.