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    I have a class of 14-year-old ones who have difficulty learning English. They didn't learn much during their first and second class ( Dutch system). Do you have any idea how I can help them?

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    Have you identified the reasons for the lack of success over the last two years?

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    By a few of them , I guess, it is the fact that they have quite a low IQ. Still I think it is possible to reach quite much when regarding Speaking skills. Unfortunately, they can't make one sentence in English without any mistakes. Others have learnt only words and Reading texts. Nothing else. After so many hours of studying they can't say "She goes to work..... He walks etc."

    I really don't know what to do. The Dutch system is also wrong as they have to translate non-stop.....

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    Is the management aware of this or are they expecting them to reach the standards required for this year?

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    Iam One Of Them The New Studenties I Have Been Looking For Long Time Period How I Can Learn Engilsh But So Far Iam Still Nathing Gain, So Is There Any One Here Who Can Help Me?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Is the management aware of this or are they expecting them to reach the standards required for this year?
    I have mentioned it quite a lot of times, but nothing so far. Next week we have a meeting and I will explain that this is not working. There are requirments and some pupils may have to leave this level ( also because of unsufficient mark in my subject) if they have too many bad marks. It is not their fault and I am struggling....

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    Default Re: Difficult learning pupils

    Still, I am looking for ideas of how to help difficult learning children to learn a bit of English.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yoanna77 View Post
    Still, I am looking for ideas of how to help difficult learning children to learn a bit of English.
    actually i think the best way for learning childrens english language is to make them do something fun ,like collecting easy english words buzzle,speaking easy language with each other and so on..... i can see teachers do something like that in the british councils

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    Suggestions will be in blue.

    Quote Originally Posted by leban View Post
    Iam One Of Them The New Studenties I Have Been Looking For Long Time Period How I Can Learn Engilsh But So Far Iam Still Nathing Gain, So Is There Any One Here Who Can Help Me?
    I am one of the new students. I have been looking for a long time now. How can I learn Engish? Is there anyone here who can help me?
    First, don't capitalize every single word. Capitalize words at the beginning of sentences and proper nouns.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yoanna77 View Post
    Still, I am looking for ideas of how to help difficult learning children to learn a bit of English.
    I am still looking for ideas on how to help children with difficulty learning to learn a bit of English.

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