Intoduction to English, from age 4

drawing cherry blossoms

Songs, games, crafts, and stories – there is no better way to introduce kids to the world of English than through some good playtime! Date and time: 23 to 26 April 2019 Age: 4 to 8 year olds Location: Chemin Tornay 1, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex Registration: Enrollment is now closed.

Classroom diaries: an unusual spelling quiz

  Class profile A mix of bilingual/trilingual young learners, some of whom are “traditional” EFL students, while others have been exposed to English-speaking environments through school, family, etc. Age range: 7 to 11. Goals Review unit vocabulary and challenge two learners (today’s Helpers) who are using a more advanced book. Conduct group activities notwithstanding age … Read more

Multilingual is the new homogeneous!

Teaching English as a foreign language (EFL) in Geneva, Switzerland Switzerland distinguishes itself from many countries with its four national languages (French, German, Italian, and Romanche), and dare I say, tongue-in-cheek, an unofficial fifth one (!!) if we add English to the equation. Nearly two-thirds are speakers of German, and the remaining third is split … Read more