This course is designed to help the English language learners to gain skills and knowledge needed to achieve success in TOEFL speaking section.
The course is created by English Language Project "Enlight". The course will be taught by one of the project's team members English Language Teacher Helen Voskanyan. Participants from Armenia as well as from all over the world can be enrolled in the course. All the lessons are going to be held only in English.
The course will be held from 30 March - 18 April, 2016.
During this time you will have 6 Online lessons and 12 Tasks.
You can join Online lessons in Webinars section, the tasks will appear in Tasks section.
1st Online Lesson - 30.03 / 20.00 PM (armenian time)
Task 1. Independent speaking question. Due 31.03/21.00 PM
Task 2: Independent speaking question, Report. Due 01.04/21.00 PM
2nd Online Lesson - 02.03 / 20.00 PM ( audiotracks for the lesson )
Task 1. Report, Describe. Due 03.04/21.00 PM
Task 2: Watch Video Lesson, Summarize . Due 05.04/21.00 PM
3rd Online Lesson - 06.04 / 20.00 PM ( audiotracks for the lesson )
Task 1: General topic, Summarize, Compare . Due 08.04/21.00 PM
4th Online Lesson - 09.04 / 20.00 PM
Task 1. Learn "Linking words" and use them. Due 10.04/21.00 PM
Task 2. Read the text. Use linking words in speech. Due 11.04/21.00 PM
Task 3. BONUS .Video lesson, vocabulary, tasks. Due 13.04/21.00 PM
5th Online Lesson - 13.04 / 20.00 PM
Task 1. Paraphrase the given passages. Due 14.04/21.00 PM
Task 2. Report the passage. Due 15.04/21.00 PM
6th /Last Online Lesson - 16.04 / 20.00 PM
Task 1. Have a timer set on 45 seconds and record your answer. Due 17.04/21.00 PM
Task 2. Have the timer set on 60 seconds. Record your answer. Due 18.04/21.00 PM
Task 0. Course Feedback Survey. Due 19.04/21.00 PM
After completing this course the participants will have a full set of skills and knowledge required for getting the highest score in Speaking section. All the do's and don'ts will be discussed and studied by means of various exercises and tasks.
The course is also targeting vocabulary, timing and paraphrasing skills. It is designed to help you to go deeper into vocabulary and structure of this section. You will learn useful tips, use the gained knowledge during the lessons and complete various tasks. There will be no more than 5 participants in one group which allows every student to actively participate in the lesson not only by writing but also by speaking. You will get teacher’s detailed feedback for each completed task as well.
Participants will work under teacher's control, but will also have the chance to work independently. After each completed and sent task the participants will get grades along with feedback. Thus the participants will realize their weak and strong points. The grades and feedbacks will play an important role in getting a course completion certificate.
Note: You will only get the Certificate after participating in all the online lessons and completing all the tasks.
If you still have questions, ask them in Discussions section, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.