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Unit 1: Learning Circles
Watch these videos and learn some English words and phrases to help you with everyday life

Session 1

What is a Learning Circle and how can you run one?

Watch the trainer's guide and do the first Learning Circle, School, here!

Sessions in this unit

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    Activity 4

Ayesha and Samina's better conversation

This time Ayesha and Samina have a better conversation. Watch the video to see what Samina says when Ayesha says "Hello".

Watch the video and complete the activity

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Ayesha
Hello.

Samina
Oh. Hello.

Ayesha
I’m Ayesha. What's your name?

Samina
My name's Samina. Nice to meet you.

Ayesha
Nice to meet you, too. Is that your son

Samina
No. That's my son His name’s Hasan.

Ayesha
He's in the same class as my daughter. Her name's Mariam.

Samina
Would you like to come to our house for a cup of tea?

Ayesha
That would be very nice. Thank you.

Discuss these questions with your group:

  • Do you like meeting new people? (Why/Why not?)
  • Do you often invite people to your house? (Why/Why not?)
  • Do you have any friends from other countries? (Where are they from? How did you meet?)
  • What do you like to do at home?

To do

Try this quiz to work out what Samina did.

School: What did Samina say?

3 Questions

Can your group answer these questions about the film?

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