2 day workshop THESSALONIKI, GREECE, 28-29 November 2015 11948070_10204998756465187_2069442998_n ATHENS, 13 February 2016

Date:   Sunday 01 October 2017   

Presenter: Anastasia Metallinou (co-author of English Sounds Fun)

Time: 09.30-17.00

Venue: President Hotel
43 Kifissias Avenue, Athens, Greece

Who it’s for:

English language teachers (EFL / EAL / ESL) especially those who teach learners with dyslexia and other SpLDs (Specific Learning Differences).

You don’t need to be experienced or specialised in SpLDs to attend the seminar.


Why you should attend the workshop:

  • Find out how to use ESF in practice. The authors themselves are there to answer any questions you may have. You’ ll have the chance to participate in activities related to the book using memory strategies, various hands-on materials as well as other up to date and innovative techniques.  


  • Learn about Specific Learning Differencesunderstand how learners with SpLDs experience the world and how they are affected when it comes to learning English.


  • It’s great value for money. You get the ESF materials package worth 240 euros for free. 


  • Get a certificate of attendance.


  • ESF is an up to date innovative teaching method based on latest research evidence.


  • Meet other colleagues with the same interests and join our online community.



What teachers say about ESF’s workshop:


“ We cannot adjust the wind but we can adjust the sails.”

Sophia Papadeli



“Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat! Fantastic work. Can’t wait to start using it!”

Flora Michti



“Thank you for a great inspirational course. I will try to apply all the methodologies and strategies and put them into practice with my dyslexic students. Thanks.”

Gwen Vekinis



“This excellent job you’ve done is an inspiration to us all!  So great to have such an opportunity!  Wishing the greatest along your paths!”

Feny Papachristou


“We may all have come on different ships but we’re in the same boat now.  Congratulations!!”

Angela Georgaki


ESF:  Every Student  Floats above the sea of dyslexia.”

Anna Vasilokonstantaki



 “Happy to be part of this educational trip.  Keep on the good work. We’ll all follow.”

Sissy Tircha


ESF: Every Star Finds its own way!   I feel I have a very efficient and valuable ‘tool’ in my hands to help pupils with learning difficulties.”

Christine Potamianou



“Great Job! So glad to be here…  So motivating for teachers! Thank you for this program…”

Comment from the survey monkey research after the workshop.


“I think this is a very innovative approach to teaching dyslexic students and the hands-on materials are great.”

Comment from the survey monkey research after the workshop.

ΕSF Workshop Programme, Athens

Presenter: Anastasia Metallinou

Sunday 01 October 2017

09.30 – 10.00 

Registration and coffee

10.00 – 11.30  

Introduction to the English Sounds Fun method of language teaching

Learn how the ESF programme enables all students to make secure progress in learning English and explore the different components of the method.

11.30 – 11.45  

Coffee break

11.45 – 14.00  

Using the English Sounds Fun programme

 Get to grips with the Core Lessons.

14.00 – 15.00  

Light lunch

15.00 – 17.00  

Getting the most out of the English Sounds Fun programme

 Gain an understanding of the Review Lessons, the Show-off Time and the grammar activities, as well as the additional on-line materials. See how easy it is to monitor the progress your students will make with the ESF programme.


The workshop includes:

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  • English Sounds Fun book 1 package worth €240
  • 5.5 hours training
  • Coffee breaks
  • Light lunch
  • Certificate of attendance


Total cost: € 300


English Sounds Fun workshop  01 October 2017

English Sounds Fun materials package worth 240 includes:

  • a teacher’s book and a student’s book (for teacher’s use only)
  • magnetic alphabet letters (3 sets); font and colours match the esf method
  • about 150 flashcards
  • online access to interactive audio-visual materials for every lesson
  • online access to songs
  • 15 miniboards & a whiteboard pen with eraser
  • a pack of wikkistix; colours match the esf method
  • power e card
  • access to teacher training videos
  • access to extra online resources

VENUE: President Hotel
ADDRESS: 43 Kifisias Av. – ATHENS – GREECE 115 23


Postponement, cancelation and refunds


  • 14 days or more prior to the Workshop will attract a 5% cancellation fee.
  • less than 14 days prior to the Workshop will attract a 50% cancellation fee.
  • less than 2 days prior to the Workshop are non-refundable.


We reserve the right to postpone or cancel a Workshop (e.g. due to insufficient registrations) in which case we will offer you an alternative Workshop date or a full refund of all Registration Fees.

 Please fill in the registration form

STEP 1: choose payment method

STEP 2: fill in the booking form below

Bank Account

Alpha Bank

IBAN: GR36 0140 5940 5940 0210 1048 747

Anastasia Metallinou