What do you know about the following 'humanistic' or 'alternative' approaches?
The Silent Way
Total Physical Response
Community Language Learning
The Natural Approach
(see the post-session reading from Humanistic Language
Teaching for references.
Please read up briefly and familiarize yourselves with these before the session.
This is a practical session where you will experience first-hand the learning experience of the above approaches.
If you miss the session, please read up further on the above approaches.
Write a brief paragraph on each in your journal and check your understanding of them with your mentor.
Decide on the approach you are going to use in your Experimental Practice Assignment.
Draw up a first draft lesson plan procedure and check it with your mentor.