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This is the third course in the Teach English: Intermediate Grammar specialization. It will be useful to ESL teachers or those interested in learning to teach English language, but it is not an introduction to teaching course. You will learn about some specific problems students have learning intermediate grammar. You will learn why students have trouble with this tricky grammar and find out new ways to help students conquer it. You will also learn a variety of activities for teaching this content in a fun and interesting way. Finally, you will have opportunities to practice the skills you learn by creating sample assignments and recording short videos of your teaching demonstrations using a video camera, webcam, or smartphone. Learners wanting a grade will be required to submit short videos of their teaching skills. Only learners who pay for the course will be able to take the graded quizzes or submit assignments for feedback. The free version provides access to the lectures and practice activities only....
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Cursos 100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Calendar

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Intermediate Level

Nivel intermedio

Clock

Approx. 18 hours to complete

Sugerido: 4-5 hours/week for 4 weeks...
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Subtítulos: English...

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Week
1
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21 minutos para completar

Welcome

This is the third course in the Learn English: Intermediate Grammar specialization. Learning English can be tricky, and in this class you'll focus on some of those tricky issues. You'll get clear explanations about the difficult grammar points and practice in using them correctly....
Reading
4 videos (Total: 9 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video4 videos
Meet Your Teachersm
Sequencing Grammar Lessons4m
Teacher Talk2m
Reading1 lectura
Message2m
Clock
5 horas para completar

Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers

This week, you'll learn about teaching tricky nouns, articles, and quantifiers. Students get confused about when to put "a" or "the" in front of a noun and when to put nothing in front of the noun. In this module, you'll learn new ways to help them with this difficult grammar, and you'll have an opportunity to create your own lesson and submit a video demonstrating your teaching skills....
Reading
6 videos (Total: 30 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
Video6 videos
Commentary on Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers Part 16m
Commentary on Teaching Nouns, Articles, and Quantifiers Part 25m
Our Comfort Recipes Activity5m
Under One Roof Activity6m
Health Guru Activity5m
Reading4 lecturas
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts20m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz20m
Graded Quiz24m
Week
2
Clock
4 horas para completar

Teaching Gerunds, Infinitives, and Requests and Permission

This week will learn more about teaching tricky grammar. First, you'll learn about teaching gerunds and infinitives. Then you'll learn about teaching two concepts with modals--making requests and asking for permission--grammar that English learners often make mistakes with. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total: 26 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
Video7 videos
Commentary on Teaching Gerunds Part 14m
Commentary on Teaching Gerunds Part 23m
Informal Assessments2m
Gambling Gerunds and Infinitives Activity5m
Mix and Mingle Activity Part 14m
Mix and Mingle Activity Part 24m
Reading4 lecturas
Grammar Videos for Students20m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz18m
Graded Quiz22m
Week
3
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5 horas para completar

Teaching Confusing Word Forms

You've learned about teaching some tricky grammar, but there are other things that make English hard to learn. This week, you'll learn about teaching some word forms that cause confusion. You'll also get another chance to practice what you've learned and demonstrate your teaching skills by sharing a video of your teacher talk....
Reading
6 videos (Total: 27 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
Video6 videos
Commentary on Teaching Confusing Word Forms7m
Formal Assessments3m
Spin It Activity4m
Behind Closed Doors Activity5m
Nonsense Narrative Activity5m
Reading4 lecturas
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz20m
Graded Quiz22m
Week
4
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5 horas para completar

Teaching Phrasal Verbs and Collocations

In the final week of the course, you'll learn about teaching phrasal verbs and collocations. This tricky grammar also causes problems for students even at higher levels. You'll get one more chance to create an effective activity for students to practice this grammar and to create a video demonstrating your teacher talk....
Reading
5 videos (Total: 23 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
Video5 videos
Commentary on Teaching Phrasal Verbs and Collocations5m
Phrasal Verbs Relay7m
What's Your Alibi Part 16m
What's Your Alibi Part 24m
Reading5 lecturas
Grammar Videos for Students30m
Check Yourself2m
Interactive Activities10m
Handouts30m
Learn More10m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz18m
Graded Quiz20m
4.6

Principales revisiones

por AAJan 3rd 2017

I think that this course is easy to learn and to practice the theory on the assignments, which were given. Thank you very much!

Instructores

Tamy Chapman

Instructor, International Programs
University of California Irvine Division of Continuing Education

Helen Nam

Instructor
International Programs, UCI Extension

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Acerca del programa especializado Teach English: Intermediate Grammar

This specialization is for ESL teachers and future ESL teachers who want to make their classes more effective and fun. You will learn how to use online videos and activities that ESL teachers at University of California, Irvine created to teach intermediate ESL learners. You will review language-learning pedagogy and best practices for using these resources effectively. This specialization will give any ESL teacher loads of creative ideas for their classrooms....
Teach English: Intermediate Grammar

Preguntas Frecuentes

  • Una vez que te inscribes para obtener un Certificado, tendrás acceso a todos los videos, cuestionarios y tareas de programación (si corresponde). Las tareas calificadas por compañeros solo pueden enviarse y revisarse una vez que haya comenzado tu sesión. Si eliges explorar el curso sin comprarlo, es posible que no puedas acceder a determinadas tareas.

  • Cuando te inscribes en un curso, obtienes acceso a todos los cursos que forman parte del Programa especializado y te darán un Certificado cuando completes el trabajo. Se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes auditar el curso sin costo.

  • You will need a way to make videos of your teaching. You can use a video camera, a web cam, or a smartphone. You may also need some video editing software.

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