Welcome to
ESL Printables, the website where English Language teachers exchange resources: worksheets, lesson plans,  activities, etc.
Our collection is growing every day with the help of many teachers. If you want to download you have to send your own contributions.

 


 

 

 

ESL Forum:

Techniques and methods in Language Teaching

Games, activities and teaching ideas

Grammar and Linguistics

Teaching material

Concerning worksheets

Concerning powerpoints

Concerning online exercises

Make suggestions, report errors

Ask for help

Message board

 

ESL forum > Techniques and methods in Language Teaching > teaching vocabulary    

teaching vocabulary



terry72
Turkey

teaching vocabulary
 
hi everybody,
I need to have different and easy ways of teaching vocabulary in the class.please help me because it īs a bit difficult for young learners to learn and memorize the new words.
thanks a lot

3 Apr 2013      





dutchboydvh
Singapore

I īve found that it īs really about repetition.  Show them the object or a picture and have them say the name.  Repeat...  many, many times over many many days and weeks.  Make up different games using the pictures.  It īs really about getting the word into their long term memory. 
 
After they have the vocabulary, then you can start adding the words to a sentence.  For example,   "Banana.  I like to eat a banana."  Or "Cucumber.  I do not like cucumber." or "Car.  The car is blue." Etc.
 
Cheers!
 
-Dar

3 Apr 2013