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1-1 and Small Group Lessons – Details

Key Facts
Levels available Beginners (Pre-A1) to Advanced (C1/C2)
Maximum number of students per class 1 (1-1) 4 (Small Group)
Start date Every Monday
Course length Minimum 1 week
Number of lessons per week Flexible
Time of course Throughout the day from 09:00 to 16:30 Evenings from 17:00 - 20:00
Age range 4 - 17
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  Course Description:

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Our Junior 1-1 and Small Group courses are designed for individual or small groups of children and young people who want to increase their opportunities in education by studying English.  Courses can be taken on their own, or in combination with one of our standard or online courses.  The lessons are designed to work on any areas of weakness you have, and to enable you to make rapid progress in the language.  They will help students develop confidence and fluency in their use of English.

  Our Small Group Courses are designed for groups of 2, 3 or 4 students with the same level of English who have similar needs and goals in English.

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We can offer courses in General English, Exam Preparation, Business English or English for Specific Purposes - in fact, anything you want.

We can also offer classes in specific subjects taught in English using a Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) approach

Classes are divided by level of English and age group, and all staff at Burlington School have training in safeguarding of children, and our Welfare and Safeguarding policies are followed at all times.

  Course Content:

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The classes use a range of methodologies and activities to help students learn and use the language.  The private nature of the classes means that teachers can focus on specific areas to help students make progress as quickly as possible.

The classes are designed to be fun, supportive and motivating, and will develop children’s language and communication skills and prepare them for the world of education, leisure and work.

Please click here for a sample timetable for our Junior 1-1 and Small Group course.

  Outcomes

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Students who successfully complete our Junior 1-1 or Small Group course…

  • are more confident in their use of English.
  • are better able to communicate effectively and spontaneously with others.
  • are able to work and socialise in a cross-cultural environment.
  • can participate in discussions relating to their field and areas of interest.
  • are closer to achieving their language goals.

These descriptors are summarised from the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).  For more information please see: www.coe.int/t/dg4/linguistic/Source/Framework_EN.pdf

Examinations:

It is a good idea to take an internationally-recognised examination to prove your language skills to employers or academic institutions.  The following English Language Examinations are suitable for people who have taken one of our Junior 1-1 or Small Group courses:

General English Examinations

  • Trinity Graded Examinations in Spoken English (GESE) All levels.  Trinity's GESE exams test the English speaking and listening skills of people whose first language is not English. They focus on building motivation and confidence in using English and enable students to chart their progress from beginner to proficiency.
  • Trinity Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level A2 - C2.  Trinity's Integrated Skills in English (ISE) is a contemporary four skills qualification intended for young people and adults - typically at school, college or university.  Preparing for ISE builds real-life English skills and transferable skills required for academic study and employability.
  • Cambridge English: Starters (YLE Starters) Level Pre-A1.  Cambridge English: Starters is for children who are just starting to learn English.
  • Cambridge English: Movers (YLE Movers) Cambridge English: Movers is a great way to help children build on their language skills and make further progress in English.
  • Cambridge English: Flyers (YLE Flyers) Level A2.  Cambridge English: Flyers can act as a path to other Cambridge English exams
  • Cambridge English: Key for Schools (KET for Schools) Level A2.  Cambridge English: Key for Schools is targeted at the same CEFR level as Cambridge English: Key (KET), but with content aimed at school-age learners rather than adults.
  • Cambridge English: Preliminary for Schools (PET for Schools) Level B1.  Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools is targeted at the same CEFR level as Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) but with content aimed at school-age learners rather than adults.
  • Cambridge English: First for Schools (FCE for Schools) Level B2.  Cambridge English: First for Schools is targeted at the same CEFR level as Cambridge English: First (FCE) but with content aimed at school-age learners rather than adults.

Academic English Examinations

  • IELTS Level B1 and over.  IELTS is designed for young people aiming to work or study in an English-Speaking environment.
  • TOEFL Level B1 and over.  TOEFL is designed for young people aiming to work or study in an English-Speaking environment.

Business English Examinations

  • Cambridge English: Business (BEC) Preliminary Level B1.  Cambridge English: Business  Preliminary is designed for people aiming to work in an English-Speaking environment, or who are currently studying a business course.
  • Cambridge English: Business (BEC) Vantage Level B2.  Cambridge English: Business Vantage is designed for people aiming to work in an English-Speaking environment, or who are currently studying a business course.
  • Cambridge English: Business (BEC) Higher Level C1.  Cambridge English: Business Higher is designed for people aiming to work in an English-Speaking environment, or who are currently studying a business course.
  • TOEIC Level A2 - C2.  TOEIC is a Listening and Reading test designed for people aiming to work in an English-Speaking environment, or who are currently studying a business course.
  • TOEIC Bridge Level A1 - A2.  TOEIC Bridge is a Listening and Reading test designed for people aiming to work in an English-Speaking environment, or who are currently studying a business course.

  What next?

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After finishing your Junior 1-1 or Small Group course, try doing these:

  • Focus on expanding your vocabulary
  • Speak to people in English
  • Watch films or TV shows in English
  • Write in English on social media
  • Take one of our online courses
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