teaching young learners (tyl)
A link to Educanet, an online community that supports primary school English teachers.
What are the major differences between L1 learning in the home environment and L2 learning in a classroom situation?
A look at the differences in how children and adults acquire a 2nd language.
A request for articles on motivating young learners. Links to various online resources are offered.
Some thoughts on how to best motivate very young learners.
A link and the first part of an article by Grethe Hooper Hansen entitled, "Organic Learning: Crossing the Threshold from Conscious & Unconscious."
Commentary about a recent public debate between newspaper collumnist Marshall Childs and Steven Krashen on the topic of raising children bilingually.
Some references for reading aloud to children in an EFL context.
A selection of resources.
References for two articles on this topic.
A brief introduction to this well regarded method for teaching English to children.