Samuel WHITTAM

Samuel WHITTAM

Samuel WHITTAM

Sam Whittam currently works for UES (Unlimited Educational Services) as a teacher trainer and educational consultant. For the past seven years he has been working in Turkey as a teacher, examiner and editor.

He has worked with all levels from kindergarten to high school in private colleges as well as university students and adults in Turkey.

Before coming to Turkey, he taught primary and middle school students in South Korea where he lived for a year and a half after graduating from Buckinghamshire University in England. He studied English Literature and Creative Writing at university, his passion for literature can often be seen in his teaching as he believes stories to be a cornerstone of any good education.

Sam is TESOL qualified and frequently attends workshops as a teacher and a trainer to better himself in every area of his occupation. He also has experience as an examiner for Primary School exams.

Teaching vocabulary effectively(Secondary and Pre-Adults)Join at 12:00

Teaching Vocabulary Effectively Vocabulary is one of the cornerstones of teaching and unfortunately it can be one of the most difficult. Have you ever learned a language and thought to yourself, ‘I know the word for that but I can’t remember it now?’ In this session we’ll be looking at some tips and tricks for fun and interesting vocabulary activities so that your secondary and pre-adult students will leave the classroom feeling more comfortable with their understanding of words and more confident when it comes to using their English in a natural way. We’ll be using all of the naturally occurring resources in the classroom as well as taking examples from our daily lives to enhance our students knowledge and vocabulary range.

Teaching vocabulary effectively(Secondary and Pre-Adults)Join at 14:00

Teaching Vocabulary Effectively Vocabulary is one of the cornerstones of teaching and unfortunately it can be one of the most difficult. Have you ever learned a language and thought to yourself, ‘I know the word for that but I can’t remember it now?’ In this session we’ll be looking at some tips and tricks for fun and interesting vocabulary activities so that your secondary and pre-adult students will leave the classroom feeling more comfortable with their understanding of words and more confident when it comes to using their English in a natural way. We’ll be using all of the naturally occurring resources in the classroom as well as taking examples from our daily lives to enhance our students knowledge and vocabulary range.