How to design your Task-Based unit with beginners

When you start off with beginners, the following points must be taken into account when you are designing your unit:

  • Here and now: concrete description
  • A lot of visual support
  • High level of redundancy
  • Low information density
  • Short length
  • Short simple sentences
  • Explicit and clear structures


With beginners, it is recommended to do end products like games, tricks, handicrafts, experiments, live performances, annotated pictures, …


  • Bear in mind the 2 points above when you are designing a TB unit for beginners

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