CELTA Graduates at LTTC

Lexis TESOL Training Centres finished its spring part-time CELTA course last week on the Sunshine Coast. Over the past 10 weeks, trainees have worked hard at coming to grips with the intricacies of the English language and discovered new and varied ways to make the language accessible for students. All trainees performed admirably and all…

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CELTA Week 7

Our CELTA trainees had another interactive day at Lexis TESOL Training Centres’ Sunshine Coast campus. Now in week 7 of their course, the trainees tackled Phonology 2, Functions, and Modal verbs today in their sessions. As always, the sessions were interactive with lots of peer teaching, group work, and pair work. Great work guys!  

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Teaching Pronunciation

Our trainees worked hard at coming to grips with the phonemic alphabet in their pronunciation session this past weekend. They learned the symbols to represent the sounds of the English language, and how using the script in class can help English learners better understand English pronunciation. The trainees will go on to learn about various…

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Teaching Past Tenses

  Lexis TESOL Training Centres’ CELTA trainees got down to some peer teaching of past tenses this weekend at our Sunshine Coast campus. Trainees were given various past structures to analyse and then present to their colleagues. They even got to take advantage of the lovely sunny weather and prepare out on the balcony! The…

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Teaching Listening

Our Sunshine Coast TESOL candidates started off today with a session on teaching listening, where they looked at the crucial elements of a successful listening lesson. The trainee teachers experienced a demo listening lesson which consisted of: A lead in – to set the context and raise interest Pre teaching vocabulary – to identify possible…

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CELTA Week 2

Week two saw our CELTA trainees delve deeper into the world of TESOL at LTTC’s Sunshine Coast campus. Today’s sessions included Presenting Language, Teaching Reading, Analysing Lexis, and Checking Understanding. Presenting Language gave the trainees a look at the various ways in which grammar and vocabulary can be introduced to students in an engaging and…

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