Integration of the four skills in a socio-constructive environment

Author: María José Fuenzalida Palomino 

Year: 2009 

Title: Integration of the four skills in a socio-constructive environment 


Summary: This study discusses Piaget’s and Vigotsky’s main ideas in order to come up with their application to the EFL classroom. The pedagogical proposal is designed for fifth-graders of a subsidized school, but it is open to modification. The main aim of this proposal is to encourage children to enjoy the process of learning English in a more relax and cheerful way always with the teacher’s support. 


Key words: Piaget, Vigotsky, portfolio, social constructivism, ZPD, zone, proximal, development, family, portfolio. 

Library barcode: FUE 428.8