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Approx. 17 hours to complete
English

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

The Swing of the Pendulum: A Brief Look at ESL History

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Video 1: Purpose, Content, and Technique5m
Video 2: The Time Machine: Visiting 8 Teachers throughout History4m
Video 3: The Angel and Devil Debates3m
Video 4: The Pendular Swing of ESL History4m
Video 5: Summary2m
3 readings
Welcome Guide to the Teach English Now! MOOC10m
Blank Graphic Organizer (Historical Approches)10m
Critical Thinking: A Skill for BOTH Teachers and Students10m
4 practice exercises
Welcome Guide30m
Checkpoint 130m
Checkpoint 230m
Module 1 Review Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

A Study in Contrasts: The Grammar Translation and Direct Approach

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 37 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
7 videos
Video 2: Angel and Devil Debate: Grammar Translation3m
Video 3: What have we learned?: Grammar Translation4m
Video 4: Back in Time: Direct Approach6m
Video 5: Angel and Devil Debate: Direct Approach4m
Video 6: What have we learned?: Direct Approach5m
Video 7: Summary5m
1 reading
The Berlitz Method10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint 130m
Checkpoint 230m
Module 2 Review Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

A Study in Contrasts: The Reading and Audiolingual Approach

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 39 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
7 videos
Video 2: Angel and Devil Debate: Reading Approach4m
Video 3: What have we learned?: Reading Approach4m
Video 4: Back in Time: The Audio-lingual Method6m
Video 5: Angel and Devil Debate: The Audio-lingual Approach4m
Video 6: What Have We Learned?: The Audio-lingual Approach6m
Video 7: Summary5m
1 reading
The Navajo Code Talkers10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint 130m
Checkpoint 230m
Module 3 Review Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

A Study in Contrasts: The Cognitive and Affective-Humanistic Approach

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 40 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
7 videos
Video 2: Angel and Devil Debate:The Cognitive Approach5m
Video 3: What Have We Learned?: The Cognitive Approach7m
Video 4: Back in Time: The Affective-Humanistic Approach7m
Video 5: Angel and Devil Debate: The Affective-Humanistic Approach3m
Video 6: What Have We Learned?: The Affective-Humanistic Approach4m
Video 7: Summary5m
1 reading
Role Playing in the Classroom10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint 130m
Checkpoint 230m
Module 4 Review Quiz30m

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