Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Grammar and creativity reading conference


Published on

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Grammar and creativity reading conference

  1. 1. More than words-Grammar and Creativity Friday 28th February, The Piggott School, Reading Isabelle Jones, Head of Languages, Alderley Edge School for Girls @icpjones A downloadable copy of the presentation slides for this training session will be available from: My Languages Blog How important is grammar? (Grammar and violence) Report after riots in France in 2005 Paroles, JacquesPrévert& Spectacle, Jacques Prévert Music resources: Ana Tijoux: Las horas Grand Corps Malade: Unverbe, aimer Le blues de l’instituteur’aitu as Soy una pizza Tout le monde ment (Massilia Sound System) me quitte pas (Jacques Brel), Karla y la banda (Spanish cover of “wrecking ball” and many more pop songs Origin of words Set phrases and expressions (mind mistakes and slang) pictures and make them speak) Podcasts and translation of English idioms Tongue-twisters, puns and jokes
  2. 2. Rhyming dictionaries and apps (fr-sp-Gr-it-En) Word Clouds and Word Art http://www.wordle.net Text-to-speech software Audacity free sound editing software Decide Now! App!/id383718755?mt=8 Storybird SITES FOR FRENCH/ SPANISH music & grammar resources (grammar points clearly stated) (grammar points stated) (grammar references) (lots of resources but no classified grammar points) Script-writing (Morph) (Simon’s cat) Oktapodi (subtitling software) School Tweeter Feed Reading support Lingro Pinterest for grammar