Throughout my career, I needed help! How many of you need help? How many of you in your first year of teaching know you will want help quickly and from experienced educators in the field? How many of you would like this quickly while you face problems such as classroom management, communicating with parents effectively, or integrating new technology you were never trained in effectively? Throughout your career you will face many problems and like the Beatles say it is great to get a little help from our friends!
Content and LanguageIntegrated Learning:Blend Language Learningwith ScienceShellyTerrell.com
Planning Lessons with the 4Cs•Content- How can we make the materialmore accessible to our language learners?What might they already know about the topic?•Communication- What vocabulary willstudents need to use? What grammarstructures will they use?•Cognition- What thinking tasks will they do?Classifying, identifying, etc.•Culture- What cultural considerations can youmake?
ThingLink.com•Create interactiveimages•Create rich imageswith music, video,sound, text
CharacterTexts•Students get in pairs•They chose characterthey want to be•They text to each othera conversation theyimagine the 2 characterswould have now•Take screen shots, poston blog & discussTeach Science through Comics