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


Date: 28-29 November 2015

Presenters: Dr Anne Margaret Smith & Anastasia Metallinou

Venue: Mediterranean Palace Hotel      Address:  3, Salaminos str. Thessaloniki, 54626, Greece

Organised by English Sounds Fun & International Publishers Exhibition


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.


Duration of the workshop: 12 hours (2-day weekend)


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.


Saturday 28 November 2015

11.00 – 14.00: Seminar 1: Introduction to dyslexia and language learning

Find out more about dyslexia and the other SpLDs, and how they impact on language learning.

14.00 – 15.00: light lunch

15.00 – 18.00: Seminar 2: 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, explore the different components and try out the Preliminary Lessons.

Sunday 29 November 2015

10.00 – 13.00: Seminar 3: Using the English Sounds Fun programme

Get to grips with the Core Lessons and have a go at micro-teaching some of the activities.

13.00 – 14.00: light lunch

14.00 – 17.00: Seminar 4: 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.

PRICE: 310 euros

Special offer (310) includes:

  • 12 hours workshop
  • FREE English Sounds Fun materials package worth 240 euros*
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Access to additional on-line teaching resources
  • 6 coffee breaks
  • 2 light lunches


*FREE English Sounds Fun materials package worth 240 includes:

  • teacher’s book
  • student’s book
  • magnetic alphabet letters (3 sets)
  • 148 flashcards
  • access to interactive audio-visual materials for every lesson
  • songs
  • 15 miniboards
  • whiteboard pen
  • a pack of wikkistix
  • power e card
  • access to teacher training videos
  • access to extra online resources

Please fill in the registration form

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