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Strategies to enhance students' use of oral language in the primary years is a Course

Strategies to enhance students' use of oral language in the primary years

Starts Mar 25, 2020

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Full course description

Date and time

Thursday March 26 2020, 9.30 am to 3.30 pm

Audience 

This learning event is right for you if you are a primary teacher of any language

Description                                       

Participants in this program will be supported to reconsider and refocus their language teaching to facilitate students becoming confident language users through having opportunity to:

  • focus on research and strategies for supporting quality language teaching and learning, particularly focusing on oral language development in the Primary years.
  • view film clips showcasing innovative languages programs in Victorian schools
  • consider opportunities for applying innovations in their own context
  • explore sample units of work, including activities and resources for supporting quality language learning
  • plan their own unit to support oral language development, using a planning template created to support implementation of Australian Curriculum: Languages (note this can also be used by schools implementing the Victorian Curriculum or other curriculum frameworks)

This is a very practical session incorporating a range of effective classroom strategies that incorporates a range of recently released resources.

Key takeaways                

  • high impact teaching strategies for language learning
  • resources/templates to support planning
  • sample units of work

Presenter information

Kylie Farmer                      

Kylie Farmer is a Languages Education Consultant and an experienced primary teacher of Japanese. Kylie has managed and worked on a range of projects relating to Languages Education at a national and state level. She provides consultancy service and facilitates professional learning and networks to support the quality teaching of Languages.