Facilitating Acquisition with CI-based Instruction:
Learn key principles of second language acquisition and how they influence instructional practices. Experience CI-based strategies / acquisition-driven instruction firsthand via a live demonstration in a less commonly taught language. Reflect as a student and dissect the process as a teacher and discover the secret to sustaining interaction in the target language and ultimately facilitating acquisition. Helping student develop communicative competence IS possible! Learn how!
Learn and practice how to sustain interpersonal communication using a variety of CI-based approaches. Discover the power of reading for enhancing acquisition and how to refine input to make it comprehensible, engaging and conducive for language acquisition. Learn how to naturally provide repeated exposure to language structures through multiple contexts and a variety of acquisition-driven approaches, including guided reading, reading activation strategies, Modified MovieTalk, and differentiated questions.
Presenter: Carol Gaab
- CI Training at The Academy of Charter Schools
January 24, 2018 - January 25, 2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
11800 Lowell Blvd.
Westminster, CO 80031