Motivating Primary Learnerss

Motivating Primary Learners

Explore new ways to engage young language learners by incorporating fun and creativity into your teaching.

This course is designed to assist educators who teach languages to primary school learners.

Motivating Primary Learners will provide an overview of the latest methodologies in teaching this age group, an opportunity to explore new materials and how to make creativity a cornerstone of your teaching practice. You will work on some lesson materials personalized to your own teaching context which will be presented at the end of the week.

Course Content

  • Find out about the latest methodologies in language learning.
  • Evaluate digital materials that can be used in the primary classroom in a few simple steps.
  • Discover new techniques to encourage production of key language.
  • Learn how to incorporate creativity into all aspects of your language lesson.
Key Facts
Minimum level of EnglishB1 on the CEFR
Location of CourseGalway
Accommodation OptionsSelf-catering Apartment or Host Family (subject to availability)
DatesDownload the 2023 Calendar HERE
Download the 2024 Calendar HERE
Who is it for?Primary School Teachers
Fact SheetDownload 2024 Course Fact Sheet HERE

We offer the following accommodation options for a 7-night stay (Saturday to Saturday) in Galway.

Below you can find more details about them. Please access the ACCOMMODATION page on the menu for further information.

Self-Catering Apartments

Accommodation in exclusive self-catering shared apartments

  • Single/twin/double rooms
  • Standard/comfort (en-suite) rooms
  • Fully-fitted kitchen, including utensils
  • Wi-Fi or cable Internet available
  • Common areas (living room/kitchen/bathroom)
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • From Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Saturday

Host Family

Home-stay accommodation with friendly and welcoming local host families.*

  • Enjoy a full immersion in Irish culture
  • Warm, welcoming Irish families
  • Various locations in Galway
  • Half-board – Monday to Friday
  • Full-board – Saturday and Sunday
  • From Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday

*Travel time can range from 25 to 50 minutes depending on location.

Still have questions about the course?

If you would like to get more information about this course or ask about any of our other language courses, please get in touch with us today.
We’ll help you to find the perfect course to match your personal and professional goals.