Learn the English Alphabet as Easy as A, B, C!

With American Vocabulary for Pronunciation Practice
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  • Lectures 29
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

This is a course for students who want to begin learning the English alphabet with American English pronunciations. Each letter of the alphabet gets special attention in individual video lessons that present picture dictionary placards with specially chosen vocabulary words to help students learn each of the letters' sounds. Each placard includes the Chinese, Spanish, French, German, and Russian equivalents of the vocabulary words, and the complete picture dictionary is available for download within the course! Additionally, each letter's video includes the American Sign Language icon for that letter and the upper and lower case print versions of that letter. Numbers 1 - 10 are included throughout and as an added review lesson.

What are the requirements?

  • No special knowledge or software is required, but a pair of headphones is suggested.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Pronounce long and short American English vowel sounds.
  • Pronounce hard and soft American English consonant sounds.
  • Recite the English alphabet.
  • Learn numbers 1 - 10.
  • Use the American Sign Language Alphabet!
  • Print each letter of the English alphabet in both upper and lower cases.
  • Learn English vocabulary words to help with each letter's pronunciation.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is appropriate for students who want to begin learning the English alphabet and American English pronunciation.
  • The vocabulary is appropriate for all ages.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
01:13

This video will help you learn how to use the materials in each of the letter videos. The downloadable e-book can be used as a vocabulary guide and follow-along resource or as review materials.

  • Each lesson covers one letter and its sounds.
  • Each video includes equivalent vocabulary in Chinese, French, Spanish, German, and Russian.
  • Numbers 1-10 are incorporated into the lessons.
  • Each letter slide includes the American Sign Language icon for that letter.
  • There are 3 - 6 vocabulary words per letter to help you practice and learn each letter's sounds.
  • Listen and repeat to learn the sounds and recall the vocabulary words.


Section 2: The 26 Letters of the Alphabet
The Letter A
Preview
02:16
01:07

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter B while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:46

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter C while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:16

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter D while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

02:42

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter E while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:47

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter F while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

02:05

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter G while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:46

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter H while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

03:12

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter I while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:36

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter J while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:28

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter K while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:29

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter L while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:24

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter M while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:47

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter N while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

03:05

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter O while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:17

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter P while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:18

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter Q while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:29

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter R while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:26

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter S while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

02:15

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter T while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

02:49

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter U while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:45

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter V while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:37

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter W while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:42

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter X while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:48

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter Y while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

01:32

Learn to pronounce, print, and sign the letter Z while learning vocabulary to help you remember the sounds this letter makes!

Section 3: Review
Now I Know My A, B, C's
00:58
Now I Know My 1,2,3's!
01:24

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Instructor Biography

Amy Lynn Hess, Assistant Professor of English

Amy Lynn Hess is an Atlanta area poet, painter, potter, publisher, professor, and dramaturg. She holds a B.S. in Theatre and Interpretation from Central Michigan University, an M.A. in Theatre History and Criticism from Ohio University, and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Naropa University's Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics. She has published three chapbooks of poetry and a textbook about sentence diagramming, and she is the editor-in-chief for her small poetry publishing company, Gypsy Daughter. She has been an English and General Education Professor since March of 2008, having previously held jobs as an administrative assistant, bookkeeper, sales clerk and product expert at an art supply store, librarian, high school teacher, tutor, properties manager, costumer, make-up artist, and managing director at a non-profit playhouse.

You can read more of Amy Lynn's work on her blog, Gypsy Daughter Essays, or see her work online on Etsy.

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