SKKU TESOL POSTER

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The SKKU TESOL Certificate Program is one of the best TESOL programs in Korea, especially renowned for its practicalitly.  It does not mean that the courses for theory and methodology are weak, rather what we learn from this program is much more beneficial for the real teaching situations.  What message we are tyring to convey in the poster is that anyone who wants to go across the bridge to sucessful English teacher needs to get the piece which is SKKU TESOL certificate program.

I worked with Jong : http://jssonn73.wordpress.com/

Wordcloud for an essay

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Wordcloud for an essay

The most frequent words in my essay and its synonym.

  1. Pronunciation : no alternatives
  2. learners : students
  3. English : X alternatives
  4. American : X alternatives
  5. monitoring : observing
  6. learn : master 
  7. get : become or have
  8. communicative :  X alternatives
  9. fluency : ability to delivery messages quickly

Scanning and Skimming; Starbucks menu and Bus time table

Standard

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Starbucks’ menu in English

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Starbucks’ menu in Korean

  1. Topic : Let’s order a drink at Starbucks!
  2. Skill : Reading Skill
  3. Level : intermediate+
  4. Objectives : Students will be able to read the menu at Starbucks so that they can order what they want to drink properly.  Students will be able to explain to friends about the menu.
  5. How to use : This is for skimming and scanning practice using restaurant’s menus. The first one is Starbucks’ menu in English and the second one is in Korean. Give the students time to read the menus. And let the students find the differences and common things.

Lesson plan

1. Engage : Do a short awareness raising session by asking them about their experience related to Coffee shops like if they like to drink coffee or talk with friend there, etc.

2. Activity : Give students questions following. You can do it as a competition giving points students who reply first or fill out a worksheet as a group or individually.

Scanning questions

                • What is the cheapest drink in both Starbucks?
                • What is the most expensive drink in both Starbucks?
                • What is the common drink in both Starbucks’ menu?
                • What is the unique drink in each menu?
                • What’s their favorite drink? Is it on the menu? Where is it, on Korean menu or English menu or both?

Skimming questions

  • Which one has English menu?
  • Which one has more menu than the other?

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1. Topic : Bus time table

2. Skill : Reading skill

3. Target level : intermediate+

4. Objectives  : Students will get reading skills focusing on scanning.

Lesson plan

  1. Engage : Ask students their experience about traveling by bus.
  2. Activity : Give students questions following. You can do it as a competition giving points students who reply first or fill out a worksheet as a group or individually.

Skimming Questions

  • Which one has more bus running?
  • Are there any differences between week days and weekend?

Scanning Questions

  • What time is for the bus to Murray field Drive?
  • What time is for the first bus to 봉화?
  • What time is for the  last bus to the broad walk?
  • What time is for the last bus to 영주?