The Teaching Receptive Skills (TRS) course is focused on equipping teachers with the tools they need to better teach listening and reading comprehension.

The TRS is a 6-hour course, and its first edition will be offered as follows:

  • 100% online via Zoom*
  • Coming soon

*Sessions are recorded and the recordings are available to participants for 7 days (requires a Gmail account)

Course program:

Day 1

  • Receptive or passive?
  • The basics of teaching listening comprehension
  • Phonology for listening

and more.

Day 2

  • The basics of teaching reading comprehension
  • Extensive reading: getting students to read for fun
  • Teaching reading and listening using authentic materials

and more.

Course materials*:

All worksheets used in the course will be made available for participants via the course’s Google classroom. Some of the titles that underpin the course theoretically include:

  • How to Teach Listening, by JJ Wilson
  • Second Language Listening, by John Flowerdew and Lindsay Miller
  • Phonology for Listening, by Richard Cauldwell

Investment:

R$ 350, payable by:

  • bank transfers in up two payments
  • credit card (in multiple instalments via PagSeguro – fees apply)

R$ 250,00 if you are currently my CAE (C1 Advanced) or CPE (C2 Proficiency) student, or a current or former CELTee, payable by:

  • bank transfers in up two payments
  • credit card (in multiple instalments via PagSeguro – fees apply)

Registration:

Coming soon.