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Language Learning Strategies and Multimedia Language Learning Presentation by Laura Lochore at AFMLTA conference Sydney 2009

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Language Learning Strategies and multimedia language learning

  1. 1. Lang uag e le arning s trate g ie s in multime dia le arning Laura Lo c ho re WestOne Services
  2. 2. WestOne Services Develop curriculum resources for: • K-12 • VET • Careers in CD-ROM, print and DVD formats.
  3. 3. K-12 Languages products Languages products:  Indonesian  Italian
  4. 4.  Language learning and com unication m strategies  Collaborative learning strategies  Literacy strategies  Thinking skills  Strategies for engaging learners  Strategies for using digital resources.
  5. 5. Strategies? Do I do strategies?
  6. 6. Strategies: Why? •Strategies facilitate learning •Challenges to learning area “Languages are all very well, but we have to focus on literacy”.
  7. 7. Literacy  Functional literacy  Critical literacy –Intercultural understanding – http://w w w fp.education.tas.gov.au/English/critlit.htm  Task design –Literacy strategies –Thinking skills –Collaborative learning strategies
  8. 8. W are our learners and howdo they ho learn?  Read the instructions  Discovery learning  Social learning  Viewing Metacognition: Knowhowyou learnt something so you can do it again.
  9. 9. Strategies to engage learners
  10. 10.  Boys “ rejected and resisted alm all school ost literacy practices … but w eager to ere em brace highly sophisticated literate practices outside school… ”  They rejected hom ork as “ ew boring, stupid, w to easy” ay .  They w anted to “ w they learn” use hat .
  11. 11. Online gam or language teaching ing strategies?  Challenge (supported) and purpose  Get straight in (learn by doing)  Risk-taking and reward  Interact, com unicate m  Learn from peers & see others learning  Awareness of progress  Develop identity –“I’m an Indo ne s ian s pe ake r”
  12. 12. Incorporating strategies into tasks  Task: create a video-clip (real/animated) in the TL demonstrating the use of strategies.
  13. 13. Strategies for using digital technologies  Beware IT fatigue  Vary delivery/mode/media –individual, sm group, w all hole group –screen, discussion, paper  Teach IT strategies –W eb-searching in TL, advanced searching, evaluating validity of sites.  Navigation
  14. 14. School Products Coordinator Claire Dawson: claire.dawson@det.wa.edu.au T (08) 9229 5328  Laura.lochore@ det.w a.edu.au  Laura.lochore@ gm ail.com  http://delicious.com/lauralochore  Tw itter: bulolol

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