School: Institucion Eductiva Tecnica Empresarial el jardin. Type of school: public Located: Ibagué-Tolima Zone: urban Number of students: 1100 Grades: kindergarten to eleven grade Class size: 45
Strata: 1-2 Educational Background 70% primary 20% some grades of secondary school. 10% bachelor degree Group: step or extended families Jobs: informal or employeed
My students’ age range are 12- 16. 7th grade Low English proficiency level They live in the surroundings of Institución Educativa Técnica Empresarial El Jardin.
Willing to participate Prefer communicative activities Take risks Dependent learners Irresponsible with homework No time management.
Work in groups or by pairs. Role plays. Communicative games. Singing Saying tongue-twisters Making posters Few writing and listening activities.
A t.v set One projection screen and two video beams, 2 lap tops, 2 speakers and 2Two tape recorders microphoneswith low sound
Worksheets: designed by teachers individually Quizzes and texts made by teachers Copies of activities are taken from different books. Dictionaries brought by students
Textbook Audiovisual material Internet connectionReason: institutional policies due to students’ are from 1 and 2 strata.
At least a taperecorder while the Internet connectionlap is gottenAt least textbook as a English lab andguide includes standards software
Incorporate standards for English Language as Ministry of Education Policy into the syllabus.