VALRC: Digital Literacy for Multilingual Learners Webinar Series, Session 3: Virtual Instruction for Beginning Multilingual Learners
November 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Do you facilitate online classes for learners who are just beginning to develop their English skills? How can you create language learning opportunities for learners using technology AND English for the first time?
This webinar is designed to provide effective and engaging strategies for English practice during online classes. Participants will discuss features of communications platforms, presentation software, specific apps and websites that can support language learning opportunities in the online classroom. They will collaborate to choose activities for different parts of a lesson plan.
This webinar is meant for online instructors of beginning level multilingual learners. They will receive resources for use with online classes including recommended Open Educational Resources (OER) from CrowdED Learning and Skillblox.
- Understand basic features of communications platforms
- Discuss presentation software, and a selection of apps and websites
- Collaborate to create a an effective lesson plan for beginners supported by a variety of resources