Knowing my
Students
An overview
by
Nives Torresi
Student Analysis
O Preparing to Teach
a particular subject
like English as a
Foreign language
also entails
understanding w...
Free online tests…
O http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/test-your-
english/
O http://examenglish.com/leveltest/grammar_lev
el...
Paid online Test
O When I need to create groups within a
school or organization then I rely on a
paid for online reliable ...
Now I have their results and
the students are divided into
groups or levels…
so now I need to know
their ‘needs’
Student Analysis Form
O There are many available on Internet and
in some text books, I have used the
following for Busines...
Needs Analysis Form
Transcribing the info into
numbers…
Turning it into a graph…
English Level
A1
A2
B1
B2
Links
O Alex Case :
http://www.onestopenglish.com/business/teac
hing-approaches/needs-analysis/needs-
analysis-part-1/1445...
Thank you, you can visit my blog and leave
your comment, all welcome!
http://english4blogging.wordpress.com
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Getting to know your Students is important for you as an Educator, this is how I do it.
I prepared this for my Task 2 Week 3 in the Moodle Practice during the MM4 in the M4B section.

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Knowing my Students by Nives Torresi

  1. 1. Knowing my Students An overview by Nives Torresi
  2. 2. Student Analysis O Preparing to Teach a particular subject like English as a Foreign language also entails understanding what English level your student is… O How ? O Step one use an effective placement test O Step two hand out a Student Analysis Form O Create a basis for understanding your students
  3. 3. Free online tests… O http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/test-your- english/ O http://examenglish.com/leveltest/grammar_lev el_test.htm O http://examenglish.com/leveltest/listening_lev el_test.htm O The above are ones I have used with my students, I ask them to take a print screen of their result and send it to the class email acount or upload to Google drive.
  4. 4. Paid online Test O When I need to create groups within a school or organization then I rely on a paid for online reliable test. I purchase the Online Placement Test at the Oxford English Testing website. The price and quality are exceptional. O https://www.oxfordenglishtesting.com O Plus I can follow their results in the LMS (Learning Management System) and create groups accordingly.
  5. 5. Now I have their results and the students are divided into groups or levels… so now I need to know their ‘needs’
  6. 6. Student Analysis Form O There are many available on Internet and in some text books, I have used the following for Business Students. O Alex Case says “we can only start teaching a student when we know what their needs for the language are”. O Then you need to create a data base and analyse the results.
  7. 7. Needs Analysis Form
  8. 8. Transcribing the info into numbers…
  9. 9. Turning it into a graph… English Level A1 A2 B1 B2
  10. 10. Links O Alex Case : http://www.onestopenglish.com/business/teac hing-approaches/needs-analysis/needs- analysis-part-1/144573.article O Needs Analysis form for Business students: O http://fdslive.oup.com/www.oup.com/elt/teach ers/busresult/needsanalysis/br_needsanalysis .pdf O http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/sites/teache ng/files/needsanalysis.pdf O http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/article/desig ning-business-english-programmes-1
  11. 11. Thank you, you can visit my blog and leave your comment, all welcome! http://english4blogging.wordpress.com

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