Practical English (5 hours per week) Spanish


Methodology

With an emphasis on collaborative learning and project work, this class allows learners to work together to complete a project in English and to critically assess their work. It is used to practice the skills of English in a meaningful and fun way.

Content

Each week the class works towards completing a project and assessing it. Lessons are used to input necessary language and structures, to collaboratively design assessment tools, to design and create a project (e.g. a presentation comparing international cuisines/a proposal for a new app/a radio play) to assess, to give feedback and to give learners the opportunity to improve both their projects and their language skills.

Assessment

Placement test and needs analysis on arrival. Projects are collaboratively assessed by class members and the teacher.

Progress

This course focuses on improving learner confidence at using the language. Tangible projects provide a record of achievement.

Certification

All learners who complete the required coursework receive a certificate and report.

Learning Support

Online learning management system , study room, library, reflective learning journal feedback, wifi throughout school.

Materials

There is no core text-book for this course. The teacher uses graded and authentic materials to support the learner journey.

Days

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(except bank holidays/official school holidays)

Time

11.15-12.15 or 12.15-13.15

CEFRL Levels

Mixed-level skills lessons A1-B1+ or B1+-C1

Number of Learners per lesson

4 to 12

Attendance Requirement

85%+ to pass the course