Learn to Teach on English Club TV is an interesting series of presentations taken from the International House (IH) Directors Conference of 2012 held in Cape Town South Africa. International House is a worldwide organisation with a network of 154 language schools and teacher training institutes in 54 countries.
The programme aimed at teachers interested in teaching English online, feature presentations by teachers affiliated with International House and covers various topics. The presentations, all delivered from a teacher’s point of view. It addresses different aspects of teaching and English practice from Homework to being a beginner teacher making Learn to Teach a most unusual watch for teachers of English online.
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Speaking to the World on English Club TV’s Advanced or C1 level is a series of episodes featuring spontaneous interviews with English speaking individuals. These interactions are made purely on a random basis to ensure learners have the chance to listen to entirely impromptu responses from a cross section of London’s general public.
Random strangers are asked questions such as “What will London look like in 100 years” or “What makes Londoner’s different.” The answers to which are entirely candid in nature and spoken in natural English without hesitation. The spur of the moment spontaneity of ECTV’s Speaking to the World will help viewers improve their English speaking skills in a very innovative fashion.
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Presenting yet another in the Encyclopedia series on English Club TV, Encyclopedia – Paintings is a series on the C1 or Advanced level designed to improve English with art lovers in mind.
Each episode being dedicated to a world famous masterpiece from the art world describes its impact on history, its creator and the sometimes mysterious circumstances around its creation. The series is not only packed full with facts works of art but is also a refreshing way to learn English and improve one’s English vocabulary.
Each episode is narrated using easy to understand English and accompanied by stunning visual displays of the masterpieces, as well as their creators and their impact on history. The on-screen text display of interesting facts makes it a fascinating and enjoyable way to improve English and English vocabulary.
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Take a fascinating walk through history and explore the lives and achievements of the world’s most famous history makers! All while learning to improve English as well! Featuring stories of Pharaohs, kings, scholars and scientists, great minds and conquerors, learn all about dominant personalities who defined history’s most significant moments.
Each episode is based on one historic personality and follows, in detail, their achievements, discoveries, successes and even failures. Narrated in clear, easy English, the programme delivers a delightful mix of animation, images and actors to bring these famous personalities and their achievements to life.
Visually stunning video, excellent audio and fact-based content make the Encyclopedia – The Great one of English club TV’s most educational and appealing documentaries through which viewers can learn to improve English.
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The Encyclopedia series on English Club TV’s C1 or Advanced level, features Encyclopedia – Dogs. A series targeted specifically at animal lovers looking to learn easy English.
Each episode in the series showcases history, origins, defining characteristics, and other facts about the various breeds of dog. The programme gives a wonderfully informative look at all kinds of dogs from all over the world. It provides many factoids about various breeds of dogs while also giving you the chance to learn new words, terms and phrases in easy English.
The host describes each episode using clear and easy English, along with the accompanying visuals of dogs, as well as their history, makes Encyclopedia – Dogs and interesting way of learning easy English.
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The Week in Review is a series of English video lessons featured on English Club TV for registered customers of our site.
It is designed to assist students improve English by teaching fundamental vocabulary and pronunciation skills in the format of a weekly news round up.
The programme produced as a series of entertaining and educational episodes is refreshed week-by-week. The week’s most newsworthy stories are shown to viewers and narrated in clear and precise English by the host. Each episode features clear narration and a verbatim accompanying subtitle track that highlights the terminology used in each story.
The Week in Review is one of English Club TV’s best programmes for learning and improving listening and vocabulary skills. Each story in the English video lessons comprises of newsworthy content that ensures the program engages viewers full attention and focus on both content and English.
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Not your traditional morning talk show, Mojo Morning is a series of easy English video lessons available on English Club TV’s C1 or Advanced level. The focus of each episode is to help viewers improve their listening skills while learning about different topics each episode.
Hosted by a different host, each episode of the show focuses on various topics from yoga to wedding invitations to natural pharmacy! The show is designed to showcase two to three subjects per episode using easy English to ensure viewers have enough time to retain the information provided efficiently.
Viewers can improve their English via the text displays on the screen that highlight new words while spoken in easy English.
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ECTV Extreme is a fresh, new programme features on English Club TV’s Advanced or C1 level of English lessons online. The show provides a unique take on learning English and entirely focused on extreme sports and explaining American slang terminology.
A native host who shares extreme sports clips while explaining the various slang language hosts each episode. The accompanying subtitles make it easy for students to understand the pronunciation, meaning and uses of these slang terms. A post-show summary of the slang terms used ensures that the pupils understand the new words.
All in all ECTV Extreme is a real unique series that provides a fresh take on learning English by being the worlds’ first series of Extreme English lessons online!
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Art lovers rejoice! You can now learn English as a second language with a Dash of the Brush on English Club TV.
A fascinating look at world famous artists and the masterpieces they created as well as the mystery and intrigue surrounding them. The programme features interesting facts about various artworks from around the world and describes interesting facts about both their creation, as well as their creators.
Each episode with subtitles enables Advanced or C1 level students to follow the words spoken and understand all the terms and phrases used. Designed specifically for art lovers and history enthusiasts, Dash of the Brush is an excellent means to learn English as a second language while indulging in one’s passion.
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Labour of Love is English Club TV’s latest English video series on its C1 or Advanced level. A documentary-styled series that features videos uniquely designed to be entertaining and educational while providing English lessons online.
Each episode follows the work of several artists of various disciplines from all around London. The programme features interviews with these artists who explain their beginnings and passion for their chosen form of expression or their Labour of Love.
Following artists ranging from bespoke tailors to fabric artists from the London art scene, the series travels to locations such as Soha and Vyner Street. The series is an ideal programme for learners interested in art who are also looking for English lessons online.
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English Club TV features many programmes targeted towards learners studying English for business. Standing out amongst these unique programmes is Business Words, a programme dedicated to the improvement of viewers Business English vocabulary.
The show narrated by a native speaker features a very colourful glossary of words in the form of an animated Rolodex. She introduces new, business-related words, terms, phrases and even idioms, pronounces them clearly and then explains their meaning and use.
Viewers are then tested on their understanding by way of a quick question at the end of each segment. It makes Business Words a uniquely entertaining and informative way to learn English for business and gives that extra boost to one’s business English vocabulary.
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Worth Seeing is the latest series of English lessons online offered on English Club TV’s C1 or Advanced level, which teaches vieweres to understand and learn English as spoken.
The show is a series of English lessons based on a tour guide format. The host or guide directs tourists to famous destinations and landmarks while delivering interesting facts about each locale. With the salient points of each location being highlighted via graphic subtitles, viewers are also asked multiple-choice questions (via the subtitles) as the episode progresses.
The guide also shares facts of both historical & trivial interest with the tourists and viewers. Viewers are also asked questions on these points of trivia to ensure they have heard and understood the guide and by that improving their listening skills.
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