Interest is the driving force of learning. Now, how can Beijing foreign
teachers share their children's interest in learning English?
Use various means to attract children's attention
When children learn English, they must be attracted by vivid and vivid
things, such as objects, pictures, simple strokes, etc. audio and video can also
be borrowed. For children, they are more sensitive to bright colors and vivid
sounds. They like colorful cartoon pictures and animations; they like children's
songs with happy rhythm; they like teachers with sweet voices. Parents can use
the above methods when learning English with their children. Of course, it is
better to cooperate with exaggerated voice and body movements.
Changing scene, learning time should not be too long
It's easy for children to lose their mind when they are learning English.
It's not easy for them to focus all the time. Many children have one thing in
common when they are learning English: the heat is only three minutes, when they
start to learn, their interest is high, and soon they will wilt. It is suggested
that the learning time should not exceed 20 minutes, otherwise the children will
be tired of learning. Children can learn English in various forms. Interactive
games, picture book reading, scene performance, children's songs, handmade and
so on are all good ways to mobilize the atmosphere.
Develop children's imagination and interest in learning
Children are always full of interest in the world around them. Curiosity is
also their nature. As parents, it is very important to tap their interest and
imagination. For example, when parents accompany their children to read story
books, they can read them in several days and teach them to use the words they
have learned to describe the things in the books. You can also try to let the
children use their imagination to guess the next story development after reading
the story content of the day. When reading the whole story book, let the
children tell the story to other children in narrative way, and exercise their
Appropriate use of incentive mechanism
Children always like to be praised and rewarded. Appropriate rewards can
make them more confident and stimulate their interest in learning. But we must
pay attention to moderation, do not let children's learning become "purposeful".
Children over 5 years old gradually began to have a sense of competition. For
them, the reward star is not only a symbol, but also a prize for learning and
speaking English loudly, which represents recognition for themselves. It is
suggested that in the process of learning, you can agree on a reward in kind,
and you can also express your affirmation to them by clapping or thumbing up.
These small actions will satisfy the child's self-esteem and form a positive