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Peace Corps World Wise Schools offers authentic,exciting, multimedia resources that are free and based on Peace Corps Volunteer Experiences.

Peace Corps World Wise Schools offers authentic,exciting, multimedia resources that are free and based on Peace Corps Volunteer Experiences.

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    Using Authentic, Exciting , Multimedia Resources to Boost Motivation and Achievement Using Authentic, Exciting , Multimedia Resources to Boost Motivation and Achievement Presentation Transcript

    • Using Authentic, Exciting , Multimedia Resources to Boost Motivation and Achievement Dominican Republic Uganda Paraguay Mongolia
    • Your classroom is a mini United Nations What are your students’ countries of origin?
    • Where do Peace Corps Volunteers Go?
    • Outcomes for ELLs Standard 1: English language learners communicate for social, intercultural, and instructional purposes within the school setting. Standard 2: English language learners communicate information, ideas, and concepts necessary for academic success in the area of language arts. Standard 3: English language learners communicate information, ideas, and concepts necessary for academic success in the area of mathematics . Standard 4: English language learners communicate information, ideas, and concepts necessary for academic success in the area of science . Standard 5: English language learners communicate information, ideas, and concepts necessary for academic success in the area of social studies .
    • Listening Speaking Reading Writing Four Core Skills Lesotho
    • A Fifth Core Skill?
    • Global Awareness
      • What is it?
      • Why is it important for ALL of today’s students?
      • How can you teach to it with an already “full plate”?
      Panama Morocco
    • “ The most critical challenge before schools in this century will be giving students both the skills and the ethical dispositions to invent a future that enhances human well-being in an age of globalization. The response to this challenge is global education.” -Dr. Fernando Reimers, Ford Foundation Professor of International Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education Niger Mongolia
    • Four Core Skills TESOL Curriculum Frameworks World Wise Schools Resources Global Awareness
    • How can World Wise Schools help? Integration into subject areas: English, social studies, science, math… Mongolia
    • Resource Exploration
      • How can WWS resources :
      • Help you teach to the standards?
      • Help you teach the four skills?
      • Help you build global competency while capitalizing on your classroom’s “natural resources”
      Mauritania Micronesia
    • Let’s Explore Some Resources Palau
    • Stories Lesson Plans Videos Slide Shows Publications Educational Game
    • Building Bridges for Young Learners
      • series of five lessons and accompanying e-books
      • audio narration and photos from Peace Corps countries
      • implemented as a whole unit or as stand-alone
      • standards-based lessons
      • most e-books contain short, adaptable teaching suggestions that build cross-cultural awareness, respect, and communication in the classroom
    • Choose resources strategically Choose resources that represent your students’ countries of origin Encourage that student to share more about his country (skill practice) Request an RPCV visit Appoint a student “ ambassador ” Request a PCV match for your classroom Slideshows – use with pictures – students make up sentences to match (skill practice) Ideas for TESOL Morocco
    • Enroll Online Correspondence Match Speakers Match E-newsletter
    • www.peacecorps.gov/wws