H TO ESOL
W APPROAC
A NE
E LIBRARY
R N I N G IN T H
LEA

S
SMOTHERS / HARRY GLAS
NIKEISHA
ER, NY
RY ADULT LEARNING CENT
QU...
INTRODUCTIONS

If the group is small

1. Name
2.Where you are from
3.What you would like to learn today
COMMUNICATIVE APPROACH TO ESOL

•4 SKILLS: L/S / R/W LISTENING/SPEAKING / READING/WRITING
•5 : C/C CONTEXT/CULTURE
•6 : T ...
WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY?
TECH·NOL·O·GY

NOUN   TEK-ˈNÄ-LƏ-JĒ

• THE USE OF SCIENCE IN INDUSTRY, ENGINEERING, ETC., TO INVENT US...
TECHNOLOGY TIMELINE
AGE

TIME

INVENTIONS

AGRARIAN

4000 BC – 1700 AD

WHEEL
PAPYRUS, PAPER
MACHINES: PRINTING PRESS

IND...
WHY TECHNOLOGY?

•SCIENCE

•CULTURE

•UBIQUITOUS
CCSS REQUIRES NEW SKILLS TO BE DEVELOPED
Explicit Skills:
Critical Thinking
Global Communication
Collaboration
Information...
EXERCISE 1
• TAKE TWO MINUTES AND LIST
TECHNOLOGY THAT YOU USE IN THE
CLASSROOM RIGHT NOW
• SHARE
APPLICATION 1
Blended Learning
Computer Usage instruction
ESOL instruction
APPLICATION 2
Student Centered

Flipping the Classroom
[ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4a7NbUIr_iQ teaching for tomorrow:...
EXERCISE 2
• TAKE TWO MINUTES AND LIST TECH
TECHNIQUES THAT YOU USE IN THE
CLASSROOM RIGHT NOW THAT YOU
ARE PROUD OF
• SHA...
EXAMPLES
Websites that I use
1.http://esolclass142.weebly.com/
2.http://www.easyworldofenglish.com/
3.Others suggested by ...
THANK YOU
Nikeisha Smothers

nikeisha.smothers@queenslibrary.org

Harry Glass
harry.glass@queenslibrary.org
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Adult ESOL learning can be enhanced by using computers/tablets/mobile-phones in and outside the library. More practice hours can be attained by using tools outside of class and practicing with these tools needs to happen in class.

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A New Approach to ESOL Learning in the Library

  1. 1. H TO ESOL W APPROAC A NE E LIBRARY R N I N G IN T H LEA S SMOTHERS / HARRY GLAS NIKEISHA ER, NY RY ADULT LEARNING CENT QUEENS LIBRA
  2. 2. INTRODUCTIONS If the group is small 1. Name 2.Where you are from 3.What you would like to learn today
  3. 3. COMMUNICATIVE APPROACH TO ESOL •4 SKILLS: L/S / R/W LISTENING/SPEAKING / READING/WRITING •5 : C/C CONTEXT/CULTURE •6 : T TECHNOLOGY TH TH
  4. 4. WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY? TECH·NOL·O·GY NOUN   TEK-ˈNÄ-LƏ-JĒ • THE USE OF SCIENCE IN INDUSTRY, ENGINEERING, ETC., TO INVENT USEFUL THINGS OR TO SOLVE PROBLEMS •A MACHINE, PIECE OF EQUIPMENT, METHOD, ETC., THAT IS CREATED BY TECHNOLOGY -- MERRIAM-WEBSTER DICTIONARY
  5. 5. TECHNOLOGY TIMELINE AGE TIME INVENTIONS AGRARIAN 4000 BC – 1700 AD WHEEL PAPYRUS, PAPER MACHINES: PRINTING PRESS INDUSTRIAL 1700 AD – 1960 AD MOTORS: CARS, AIRPLANES ELECTRICITY: TELEGRAPH, TELEPHONE ELECTRONICS: TV, RADIO, COMPUTERS INFORMATION 1960 AD -- INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: PC, CELLPHONE INTERNET
  6. 6. WHY TECHNOLOGY? •SCIENCE •CULTURE •UBIQUITOUS
  7. 7. CCSS REQUIRES NEW SKILLS TO BE DEVELOPED Explicit Skills: Critical Thinking Global Communication Collaboration Information Literacy Information Management Media/Technology Literacy   Inherent Skills: Global Empathy Questioning Problem Solving Creativity and Innovative Thinking Self-direction
  8. 8. EXERCISE 1 • TAKE TWO MINUTES AND LIST TECHNOLOGY THAT YOU USE IN THE CLASSROOM RIGHT NOW • SHARE
  9. 9. APPLICATION 1 Blended Learning Computer Usage instruction ESOL instruction
  10. 10. APPLICATION 2 Student Centered Flipping the Classroom [ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4a7NbUIr_iQ teaching for tomorrow: flipped learning] Teacher Centered [industrial age] [information age]
  11. 11. EXERCISE 2 • TAKE TWO MINUTES AND LIST TECH TECHNIQUES THAT YOU USE IN THE CLASSROOM RIGHT NOW THAT YOU ARE PROUD OF • SHARE
  12. 12. EXAMPLES Websites that I use 1.http://esolclass142.weebly.com/ 2.http://www.easyworldofenglish.com/ 3.Others suggested by the audience:  http://www.esl-lab.com  http://www.agendaweb.org
  13. 13. THANK YOU Nikeisha Smothers nikeisha.smothers@queenslibrary.org Harry Glass harry.glass@queenslibrary.org

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