- TEACHING AND STRATEGIES FOR EAL LEARNERS
January 24, 2018
12:45 pm - 3:30 pm
WHY IS THIS TRAINING FOR YOU?
You want to understand what it means to be bilingual and its impact on children’s learning
You want to develop your understanding of how language is learned and to plan for EAL learners within the classroom
Develop you knowledge about different classroom strategies to support not only EAL pupils, but for the benefit of all pupils
You are relatively new to teaching or teaching pupils with English as an Additional Language
WHAT WILL THIS ENTAIL AND WHAT WILL YOU LEAVE WITH?
Develop a greater understanding of what bilingualism and EAL means and why it is important to know what it might look like in your class
Look at planning activities for pupils moving through from new arrivals to advanced bilingual learners
You will get the opportunity to observe good practice, watching a lesson which utilises a range of EAL strategies so you can maximise pupils’ learning opportunities
To leave having identified some quick wins and long term goals for an individual pupil, your class and possibly school too!