Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Developing Materials for Language Teaching

The fall semester is flying by, and we have busy days ahead as we proceed towards final exams. Last week, our senior students displayed their inspiring language teaching materials. Here are some examples.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Approaches to Language Teaching

I asked my sophomore students to summarize what they had learnt in our first lesson. Here are some examples of their work (completed in about 20 min.).

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Teaching English to Children -Assignment

*Choose one of the topics given below and write a paper about that subject. 

*Write a review of the related literature.

*Give information about the web sites that a teacher can use related to this particular subject.

*Use at least 10 different references.

*Follow the APA format.

SUBJECTS (Please choose one)

1.      Classroom management for young learners

2.      Teaching grammar to children

3.      Teaching writing to children

*Length: 4-5 pages, (1,5 space, Times New Roman, 12-point font size)

*Deadline: April 12, 2016

*Please send your assignments to dicleelt@gmail.com

*Don't forget to write the subject of the mail (Subject: assignment-your name-your class number)

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

European Day of Languages -Plurilingualism in Europe

The European Day of Languages has been celebrated every year on 26 September since 2001. On  that day, 800 million Europeans in 47 member states of the Council of Europe are encouraged to learn more languages, at any age, in and out of school. The main idea is that linguistic diversity is a tool for achieving greater intercultural understanding across the continent.

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Online College Courses- Coursera, Udacity

It is now evident that the future of education will be directly related to computers and the Internet. I would like to introduce some web sites that offer online high school or college level courses to Internet users.

Coursera is a social entrepreneurship company that offers FREE online courses for anyone to take. The instructors are from the leading universities of the world. To learn more about the courses you may take, click here.

Similar web sites you may want to visit:

Sunday, February 10, 2013

4th International ELT Students Convention

The 4th International ELT Students Convention will be held between 6-8 May, 2013. The convention will be hosted by Çukurova University in Adana. All ELT students can participate in the convention free of charge. For more information click here.

Friday, November 9, 2012

Engaging in CALL

Workshop: Engaging in CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning)
PROF. JOY EGBERT - Washington State University
November 12-13, 2012,
9.00 :Education Faculty, Conference Hall 
10.30: Education Faculty, Computer Laboratories 

Friday, August 3, 2012

This morning, I was just surfing on the net. To my surprise, I saw an interesting video, prepared by our students (grade 3) on the classroom application of TPR. I think it was a microteaching session in one of their courses, and it's definitely very successful.
Click here to watch the video.