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Learn English with Harry Potter over a whole school year

If you are between 11 and 13 years old and have a passion for Harry Potter but English is not your native language, this course is for you.

All the basics of English will be covered as stated in CERCL for A1/A2. The four linguistic skills will be practised.

Of course, it will be even more enjoyable with friends... Bring them along!

Extra information

Have a notebook, pen, colour pencils, glue stick, your laptop ready and embark in a new adventure.

Location

At student's location: Around Oxford, United Kingdom
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

English:
English as a second language (esl), School

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)

Student level:

Beginner

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, French, Latin

About Me

As a teacher, my approach is progressive, meaning I am more a guide through a learning journey than an authority. I am careful to help my students to build up skills that will make them autonomous learners and value long-term learning opposed to short-term (learning for tests) learning. When teaching languages, I do my best to develop topics the students are interested in, therefore I listen to them carefully, take notes of their interests and find ways to pair linguistic notions with wished topics.
Usually, my lessons are built in the way that every students will be able to produce some work and then the improvement will come from my feedback.

Education

Bachelor with honours in Literature

Experience / Qualifications

I am teaching French and Literature, English ESL, Latin and History since 2010 in French State schools, in international schools like IBS and LIL in Wembley, in British Sports programme like BSA.
Whatever your needs in French, I am here to help you! Get in touch and we will discuss a plan that will make the lessons effective and enjoyable.
This is a nice way to sharpen your linguistic skills, deepen your cultural knowledge, broaden your horizons. All four linguistic skills are covered in this course : reading comprehension, listening, writing and speaking in various activities. If you like dystopian fiction such as The Hunger Games or The Giver, this course is for you, and you will discover other stories in the shape of novels, series, films, poetry, music and art. Key notions : expressing the future, picture description and analysis, global warming and environment issues, if clauses, critical thinking, introduction to poetry, introduction to translation, creative writing and thinking
If you are interested in Roman Times, archaeology, languages, this flexible course is for you. Away from classical boring way of learning Latin, you will travel in Time to better understand the present, you will use Latin as a lingua franca. The course will be adapted to the audience in terms of age range and previous knowledge. I can also help you preparing your GCSE and A-Levels. I am using different resources from Minimus to Orberg, Ecce Romani, Cambridge Latin course, my own.
This course will be fun and creepy to follow with a bunch of friends. It is design for 13 to 15 years old learning English as a foreign language. The key notions are : present tense, preterit and present perfect, gothic fiction vocabulary, picture description and analysis, creative writing, storytelling
If you want to follow the French curriculum for secondary school, get in touch. I can take in charge the whole secondary curriculum and teach it in one to one lessons or with a group up to 10. Contact me so we can tailor your needs. aaaaaa

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If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

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