Our "Drama-Based English Language Course for Teachers and School Staff" is designed to help educators and school administrators at the basic English language level (A2) enhance their language skills through drama. This five-day program, offers an accessible and engaging approach to language learning. In this course, we will use drama as a central component for teaching and learning English. This course incorporates theatrical techniques, role-play, and storytelling to enhance language acquisition and communication skills.
Led by experienced native-speaking English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers, this course focuses on practical communication skills in English. Instead of traditional methods, we use drama-based activities, role-plays, and improvisations to make language acquisition a dynamic and enjoyable experience. Whether you are just starting to learn English or want to reinforce your foundational language skills, our course caters to your specific needs. It provides a solid foundation in English grammar and vocabulary for beginners, while more experienced learners can refine and expand their language abilities.
This course fosters a collaborative and supportive learning environment where you'll interact with fellow educators and administrators from diverse backgrounds. Through shared experiences and cooperative activities, you'll practice language skills and engage in cross-cultural exchanges. We invite you to explore this engaging language learning experience, where drama serves as your gateway to basic English proficiency. Whether you are new to English or seeking to solidify your foundational skills, this course provides a welcoming and supportive platform for your language journey.
Please note: This course is designed for participants with a basic level of English proficiency (A2). Participants should have a basic understanding of English vocabulary and grammar to fully benefit from the program.
Improved Practical Language Skills: Participants will develop practical English language skills, enabling them to engage in everyday conversations, understand and communicate effectively in English-speaking environments, and perform tasks related to teaching and school administration in English.
Enhanced Fluency and Confidence: Through drama-based activities and interactive exercises, learners will gain increased fluency and confidence in using English, both in spoken and written communication. They will be better equipped to express themselves clearly and engage in discussions and presentations.
Effective Communication Skills: The course will focus on participants' listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, empowering them to communicate effectively with students, colleagues, and partners in an English-language context.
Collaborative Learning: By engaging in cooperative activities and exchanges with peers from diverse backgrounds, participants will improve their ability to work collaboratively in English-speaking environments. They will practice language skills in a supportive community of learners.
Language Adaptability: Learners will acquire adaptable language skills that can be applied in various professional and personal settings. They will be better prepared to adapt to different communication scenarios and audiences.
Presentation and Public Speaking Skills: The course will help participants refine their presentation and public speaking skills in English, enabling them to confidently deliver lessons, speeches, and presentations in an educational or administrative context.
Language Learning Strategies: Participants will acquire effective language learning strategies and techniques that they can apply beyond the course, allowing for continued language development and self-improvement in English proficiency.
Classes take place Monday to Friday in the morning
Day 1: Introduction and Language Basics
Welcome and Course Introduction
School Presentations and Ice-breaking Activities
Needs Assessment: Individual Language Goals
Basics of English Grammar and Vocabulary
Group Activities: Everyday English Conversations
Day 2: Drama in Language Learning
Introduction to Drama-Based Learning Techniques
The Role of Drama in Language Learning
Drama Techniques for Language Acquisition
Practical Drama Activities: Role-plays and Improvisation
Group Discussion: Sharing Insights on Drama in Language Learning
Day 3: Building Confidence and Fluency
Developing Confidence in English Speaking
Interactive Language Games
Group Work: Creating and Performing Short Dramatic Skits
Day 4: Cross-Cultural Communication
Understanding Cultural Nuances in Language
Communicating Effectively Across Cultures
Role of Cultural Sensitivity in Language Teaching and Administration
Group Activity: Cultural Exchange and Language Practice
Day 5: Language Application and Closing
Practical Application: Using Drama in Language Teaching and Administrative Tasks
Final Group Presentation: Applying Drama Techniques
Course Reflection and Feedback
Closing Remarks and Certificate of Attendance
The 5-day course fee per participant is set at 400€, which provides comprehensive coverage for all aspects of the program. This fee includes the following:
Course Materials: Participants will receive all necessary course materials, including handouts, guides, and resources, to support their learning throughout the program.
Administrative Support: Participants will benefit from administrative assistance before, during, and after the course, ensuring a smooth registration process, timely communication, and any necessary follow-up support.
Monitoring and Mentoring: The course fee covers monitoring and mentoring services provided by experienced professionals who will guide participants throughout the program, offering personalized support, feedback, and guidance.
Coffee Breaks: Participants will enjoy refreshments during coffee breaks, fostering networking opportunities and providing a relaxed environment for informal discussions and interactions.
Other Inclusions: The fee also covers any additional services or resources required for the successful implementation of the course, ensuring a comprehensive and fulfilling learning experience.
We strive to ensure that participants receive exceptional value for their investment in the course, with the fee covering a wide range of services and resources that contribute to their professional development and overall satisfaction.