Emily Bryson ELT


Sketching Sounds: Graphic Approaches to Teaching Pronunciation


Power up your pronunciation teaching! Explore innovative ways to support your learners to gain success with sounds, phonics, stress and intonation. Pronunciation guru, Gemmar Archer, and I share visual templates, container activities and other graphic approaches to support learners in developing internationally intelligible speech. Notional time 2 – 3 hours. Tons of practical, minimal prep teaching ideas. Includes access to slides with printable templates and teaching notes.

Power up your pronunciation teaching with innovative graphic facilitation activities! In this course, pronunciation expert, Gemma Archer, and I share creative ways to teach intonation, phonics, sounds and all things pron! We also explore the wonderfully inclusive world of accent diversity and ELF (English as a Lingua Franca) Pron where intelligibility is the key to success. Sign up now to view tons of practical teaching ideas and access a multitude of visual teaching tools and ideas. Course outline:
  1. Introduction
  2. Course Overview
  3. Benefits of Graphic Facilitation for teaching pronunciation
  4. Ways to graphically facilitate classes.
  5. Visual capture sheet – expressing feelings towards pronunciation
  6. Visual storytelling – sharing pronunciation journeys
  7. What is global pronunciation?
  8. A visual template to explore pronunciation
  9. Making word stress visible
  10. Making intonation visible
  11. Visual tools to clarify meaning
  12. Visualising articulation
  13. Further viewing
All participants will receive access to a PDF of templates, tools and activities.. Each participant has access to an exclusive Facebook group and can contact me any time for feedback or support throughout the course. Notional time: 2 – 3 hours.