提升英語力

Improving English Proficiency

瘋棒球學英文系列活動 情境學習寓教於樂Play Ball Baseball English Promotion Program: Learning English with Fun

2017

2017年第四屆WBSC U12 世界盃少棒錦標賽於臺南市舉辦,來自12國的少棒國家代表隊在7月28日至8月6日為期十天的比賽中均展現了精彩的球技。臺南市政府積極推動英語為第二官方語言,期望將臺南打造為國際城市。適逢世界盃少棒錦標賽舉辦,市府第二官方語言專案辦公室特別於2017年4月至8月舉辦「瘋棒球學英文」系列活動,將棒球結合英語學習,以主題式教學及情境學習,讓臺南市的大小朋友能夠透過豐富的棒球英語活動享受學英文的樂趣。

The IV WBSC U12 Baseball World Cup was held in Tainan City in 2017 from July 28th to August 6th. National teams from 12 different countries had great games during the ten-day competition. Tainan City is promoting English as the second official language, hoping to make Tainan a truly international city. To better promote this policy, the Office of English as Second Official Language (OESOL) presented a series of baseball English promotion events before and during the Baseball World Cup. The Play Ball Baseball English Promotion Program incorporated baseball theme with English learning in various baseball English activities for citizens to enjoy.

 

「瘋棒球學英文」系列活動內容多元豐富,第二官方語言辦公室與富樂夢教育基金會、中信金融管理學院、空中英語教室等單位合作,推出限定南市國中小學生參與的「棒球英語刮刮樂」、親子可以同樂的「英語好棒棒」社區棒球英語課程、結合打棒球與學英語「全英語公益棒球體驗營」、暑期的英語品格營以及比賽期間趣味十足的場外遊戲攤位。為了讓所有市民朋友都可以學習棒球英語,更特別與空中英語教室共同編寫出版「瘋棒球學英文棒球英語手冊」,市民可以透過手冊學習棒球單字與術語,還有生活會話及臺南美食的英文,市府並貼心提供電子書及朗讀語音檔供民眾自由下載。透過提供免費學習資源及豐富的系列活動,讓許多臺南市的大小朋友在2017年度的棒球嘉年華盛會中,學習到實用的英語!

The Play Ball Baseball English Promotion Program was consist of six different parts, all of which were organized by OESOL with the assistance from Flomo Education Foundation, CTBC Financial Management College, Studio Classroom and many other organizations. Scratch and Win was one of the baseball English promotion events, which targeting students under 15. Let’s Play Catch, on the other hand, was baseball English classes designed for parents and children to learn together. In addition, the CTBC All-English Baseball Camp which combined baseball games with English learning, summer English camps, and game stand outside the arena during the World Cup were also very popular. OESOL even partnered up with Studio Classroom to publish the Baseball English Booklet which contains baseball vocabulary and terms, conversations, and Tainan Food Map for citizens to learn. The E-book version is free for download with audio files of the text reading by Studio Classroom teachers. With these resources and events, OESOl successfully let many adults and children alike have fun learning baseball English in this great baseball festival.

 

棒球英語手冊

由空中英語教室及臺南市政府第二官方語言專案辦公室共同編寫,收錄棒球常用的單字及術語,美國大聯盟最經典的棒球歌曲,實用的會話短篇以及臺南美食地圖!

Baseball English Booklet

Edited by OESOL and Studio Classroom, this booklet contains baseball vocabulary and terms, classic baseball song, conversations, and Tainan Food Map for citizens to learn English.

棒球英語刮刮樂

選出最常用的20個棒球單字與術語,只要學生能夠學會15個單字並且成功背誦,闖關成功就可以獲得特製的貼紙,以及一張刮刮卡。有10%的國中及國小學生幸運刮中市府準備的精美獎品!

Scratch and Win

Students who learned and memorized 15 out of 20 selected baseball vocabulary and terms earned special stickers and a scratch-and-win card. 10% of students from age 6 to 15 were lucky enough to win gifts from the city government.

英語好棒棒

2017年6月共辦理了16場社區棒球英語課程,吸引近600人參與。課程設計以親子共學為主,透過外籍教師活潑的教學,讓全家大小在遊戲互動中一起學習棒球英語。

Let's Play Catch

In June 2017, the OESOL held 16 sessions of baseball English classes for citizens, attracting about six hundred people to participate in the event. The classes were designed for parents and children to learn together with English native speakers. Through fun games and lively teaching, families truly enjoyed learning baseball English.

全英語公益棒球體驗營

由中信金融學院與第二官方語言辦公室合作辦理的全英語公益棒球體驗營,自4月到6月份共辦理8梯次,約300名國小學生參與。營隊規劃將英語教學及棒球比賽結合,參與的學員學到棒球單字後馬上就在全英語棒球賽中學以致用!

CTBC All-English Baseball Camp

Organized by CTBC Financial Management College and OESOL, this All-English baseball camp had 8 sessions held during April and June, with about 300 children joined. The camp included baseball English classes and all-English baseball games, allowing the students to use what they just learned in the baseball games.

英語品格營

暑假由空中英語教室、後壁國小、後壁高中、南光高中及鄰近區域學校共同辦理的雙語品格營,2017年特別將棒球及運動融入營隊課程,讓小朋友在大地遊戲及營隊教學中學習棒球英語。由教育局與威盛信望愛基金會辦理的ADVENT英語品格營也將棒球主題納入營隊活動中,讓2017年的營隊內容更加多元豐富。

Summer English Camp

In the summer of 2017, Studio Classroom partnered with Houpi Elementary School, Houpi Senior High School, Nan Guang Senior High School and other schools near Sinying to hold an English summer camp. The camp incorporated baseball English into games and teaching to let students learn baseball English with fun. ADVENT summer camp held by the Education Bureau and ADVENT Foundation also included baseball English to add different elements into it.

場外遊戲攤位

第四屆WBSC U12世界盃少棒錦標賽在7月28日熱烈開打,市府第二官方語言辦公室與富樂夢教育基金會合作,在臺南市立棒球場外擺設攤位,由受過訓練的英文講師與民同樂。攤位特別設置自製的大型彈珠台,以及大型球場道具,讓民眾玩棒球遊戲同時學英語,許多大小球迷及外國朋友都玩得不亦樂乎。

Game Stand outside the Arena

During the IV WBSC Baseball World Cup, OESOL and Flomo Education Foundation cooperated to set up a stand outside the Tainan Baseball Stadium and hired well-trained English teachers to play games with baseball fans. At the stand one can see a huge handmade pinball table and a baseball field layout for people to play with real baseball. People were able to learn baseball terms while playing games, and many local baseball fans and those from abroad enjoyed the games.