Abstract: This study is aimed at the investigation of effective ways to improve primary school English teaching A common phenomenon is that pupils' interest in English learning is decreasing as their English level goes up.and many young learners of English become more and more passive in English class. Based on the findings of some related studies, it is pointed out that learning interest is a good teacher for pupils to learn a foreign language, and it is an important task for primary school English teachers to arouse students' interest at present. In this paper, some specific methods directed at the improvement of primary students' interest in English learning are illustrated. Some suggestions are proposed concerning the ways to activate primary school students' learning interest and some important guidelines are also listed for conducting classroom activities.
Key words: primary school English teaching； interest； methods