7 Steps to a Language-Rich, Interactive Foreign Language Classroom

7 Steps for the LOTE Classroom

When & Where:

August 20, 2020

9:00 am – 12:00 pm CST

Remote Learning via Zoom*

Presented by: Natalia Heckman

*Zoom links will be included in confirmation email

What it is:

Join us in learning how to integrate the 7 Steps, research-based strategies designed to increase comprehensible input and provide low-stress opportunities for language output and interaction, into remote learning this fall. These practical techniques provide an essential foundation that ensures students are motivated and engaged, while offering access points to any target language in a way that is easy to implement and comprehensively scaffolded. Great for teachers of all world languages and levels! 

 
In this 3-hour online workshop participants will learn: 
  • Experience-based classroom strategies (via simulations) in multiple foreign languages 
  • Innovative ways to use visuals and vocabulary as tools for building comprehension 
  • Easy-to-implement structures for speaking, reading, and writing in the target language 
  • Research-based, practical techniques from the book, 7 Steps to a Language-Rich, Interactive Foreign Language Classroom: Strategies for Teachers of Languages other Than English (LOTE)

Highly Recommended Companion Book

7 Steps to a Language-Rich, Interactive Foreign Language Classroom

Strategies for Teachers of Languages Other than English (LOTE)