To celebrate the launch of our new book, Teaching Online (from Delta Publishing), Lindsay Clandfield and I decided to write a guest post on each other’s blogs. Our posts each describe six of our favourite teaching online activities.
Here are my six favourite (online) activities. They are aimed at language learners, but with a bit of tweaking they can be easily made to fit other contexts, such as teacher training.
"Reading is reading. By understanding that letters make sounds, we can blend those sounds together to make whole sounds that symbolize meaning we can all exchange with one another. Without getting too Platonic about it all, reading doesn’t change simply because you’re reading a text from another content area. Only sometimes it does. Science content can often by full of jargon, research citations, and odd text features. Social Studies content can be an interesting mix of itemized information, and traditional paragraphs/imagery..."
By, Camille Gamboa, PR, SAGE US - Follow @CamilleGamboa While it may have taken some time for many in academe to take seriously the informal, unpredictable, and undiscriminating world of social media, sites like Twitter, Facebook, WordPress, Tumblr,...
UuSpeakers: Nicky Hockly, Agnes Kukulska-Hulme plus guest speakers Learning is changing, language is mobile and the way that our students expect to approach their own learning experience is evolving dramatically. This panel discussion will consider the reality of how Mobile Learning is affecting different aspects of education: from language to pedagogy and to investigating the environment that best suits its delivery. The panel discussion invites you to join practitioners who will share their valuable lessons as we consider the effects and opportunities mobile learning is already providing and will continue to provide in the future.
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