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In Unit 3 I've learned the following:
*Grammar- translation - Learning about language through finding equivalents in the students own language
*Audio - Lingualism - Learning is as a result of habit formation through conditioning. Not used often nowadays.
*Presentation Practice - Teacher presents language and demonstrates meaning and form of the new language. Effective for lower levels.
*Tasked based learning - Focuses more on the task.
*Communicative Language Teaching - Stresses importance of language functions - agreeing, inviting and suggesting.
*Community Language - Students sit in circle and decide what they want to talk about.
*The silent way - Teacher says as little as possible. Students discover the language themselves.
*Suggestopaedia - Focuses on the need for the students to be comfortable and relaxed.
*The Lexical approach - Words and phrases are far better building blocks.
*Components in the ESA process:
*Elicitation and Techniques - Real Objects, Flashcards, Drawings, Ask for the question, Gap-fill,
list, follow-on questions, Concept descriptions, Mime, Definitions.
*All ESA lessons should be comprised of the following:
Engage, Study and Activate - Types - Straight Arrow ESA Lesson, Boomerang ESA lesson, Patchwork ESA Lesson
*Various games or techniques which help engage students - Partner share, Fizz-buzz, I Spy, Memory games, Slow Pictionary, Anagrams, Consequences
Ideas for study phase - Hangman
Ideas for Activate phase
The importance of giving feedback and correction techniques. Ideas on correcting writing.
I learned the importance of lesson planning