Learn to teach students aged 5 to 11

This course is available at our school in London and our summer teacher campus in Oxford. 

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for teachers working with young learners from 5 to 11 years old. It is for teachers that may be teaching English as a separate subject (ELT) or combining English with other subjects, as in Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) in a primary context (see CLIL course for more details).

Course objectives

  • To evaluate teaching activities, materials and media
  • To understand how content and language are integrated in primary ELT and CLIL
  • To consider classroom management, behaviour and motivation
  • To share experiences with peers

Course outline

The course encourages participants to try out new classroom activities and discover the principles and methodologies used for teaching young learners.

Topics include:

  • ways of introducing and practising a new language
  • developing skills
  • phonics
  • using storybooks
  • different types of materials to use and adapt.

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Please contact us by email to book for teacher training at the Oxford Campus  at   infott@ihlondon.com

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IH London Accommodation London Lodge

London Lodge

£290 per week

A beautiful guest house in Kilburn, north-west London, offering comfortable and stylish rooms with a touch of luxury. Single or twin rooms with private bathroom, cable tv, fridge, tea and coffee facilities. Lounge area to socialise, complete with piano for impromptu musical performances.

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Accommodation The Curve

The Curve

£320* per week

Located in Whitechapel, a vibrant part of East London, close to Brick Lane, Shoreditch and Spitalfields Market. The area hosted the 2012 Olympics and has many bars, restaurants and independent shops. Studio with private bathroom and kitchenette. On-site gym, on-site supermarket, communal lounges and leisure spaces, dedicated study areas, and bike storage. The Curve is available only until August 2019.

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Chapter Kings Cross IH London accommodation

Chapter Kings Cross

£415 per week*

Close to the central King’s Cross St Pancras train station, Chapter was completely refurbished in 2017 and has great modern facilities. Studio with private bathroom and kitchenette. On-site gym, cinema room, games area with table tennis, pool table and table football, study areas, social spaces and courtyard.

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Accommodation Homestay

Homestay

From £195 per week

Live with an English-speaking host and be welcomed as if it were your own home. Practise your English over meal times and immerse yourself in British culture. Single or twin (if booked with another student) with shared or private bathroom options. Option to have breakfast and evening meals made for you.

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Accommodation Chapter Islington

Chapter Islington

£270* per week

A modern student residence in vibrant north London, moments from Caledonian Park and one tube stop away from King’s Cross St Pancras station. Single rooms with private bathrooms. On-site gym, cinema room, art studio, games area with karaoke, study areas, social spaces and TV lounge.

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