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Approx. 22 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Spanish, Arabic

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

42%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

16%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 22 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Spanish, Arabic

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

5 hours to complete

Overcoming Reading Difficulties: Dorothy in the Land of Oz

5 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 62 min), 5 readings, 5 quizzes
9 videos
Video 1: Dorothy and 3 Types of Readers5m
Video 2: The Scarecrow Reader6m
Video 3: Tips for Scarecrows: Meet Ignorance with Information11m
Video 4: The Tin Man Reader8m
Video 5: Tips for Tin Men and Women: Meet Isolation with Involvement6m
Video 6: The Lion Reader5m
Video 7: Tips for Lion Readers: Meet Apathy with Intrigue7m
Video 8: Summary Video6m
5 readings
Just a Note10m
Welcome Guide to the Teach English Now! MOOC10m
Reading on Whole Language vs. Phonics10m
Frequency and Academic Word Lists10m
The Wizard of Oz: Reading Activity Ideas10m
4 practice exercises
Welcome Guide10m
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Graded Checkpoint (10 Multiple Choice Questions)20m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Reading Strategies: The Tortoise and the Hare

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 35 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Video 2: Extensive Reading Techniques9m
Video 3: Meet Coach Tortoise6m
Video 4: Intensive Reading Techniques6m
Video 5: Summary Video5m
2 readings
Reading: Excerpts from 100 TESOL Activities10m
The Tortoise and the Hare: Reading Activity Ideas10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Graded Checkpoint (10 Multiple Choice Questions)20m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Overcoming Writing Difficulties: Hansel and Gretel, or How to Literally Get Out of a Jam

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 31 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Video 2: Process Writing: Leaving Breadcrumbs7m
Video 3: Recursive Writing: Think Outside the Gingerbread House2m
Video 4: Allowing Revision and Avoiding Appropriation6m
Video 5: Breadcrumbs Followed2m
Video 6: Summary6m
2 readings
Excerpts from 100 TESOL Activities: Writing Strategies10m
Hansel and Gretel: Writing Activities Ideas10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Graded Checkpoint (10 Multiple Choice Questions)20m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Writing Techniques: Aladdin and the 1,000 Arabian Nights

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 43 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Video 2: Good Writing Is...8m
Video 3: The Student Becomes the Master10m
Video 4: Strategies for Writing to an Audience, but for Yourself7m
Video 5: Summary Video9m
3 readings
How to Create Voice in TESOL Writing10m
Example Outline10m
Writing Activities Ideas: Aladdin and the 1,000 Arabian Nights10m
3 practice exercises
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Checkpoint Quiz (5Q's)10m
Graded Checkpoint (10 Q's)20m

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