Chinese Adventure Immersive Camp communicative language teaching elt

By Lottie Dowling

In the first week of school holidays in Victoria, Australia, I accompanied 25 young Victorians on a three-day holiday adventure camp – with a twist.  This camp had all the usual trappings of a school holiday camp: water-based activities, a campfire session with...

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What is communicative language teaching? communicative language teaching elt

By Dr Jeremy Koay

A limited view

When communicative language teaching (CLT) was first introduced, the term communication in CLT was often misunderstood as conversation. As a result, there was a noticeable focus on speaking activities in language classrooms. Although conversations are a form of...

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