Recorded on May 27, 2020
Oral interactions promote the development of conceptual understandings and language proficiency. Ensuring young English Learners have multiple opportunities to practice language and discuss grade-level content is essential.
In this archived webinar, teachers will learn effective questioning techniques that can be used to design activities for distance learning environments that promote text-based discussions.
The following topics are addressed in this webinar:
- Introduction to oral language development and its importance for English Learners
- Strategically designing questions to support language development using grade-level texts
- Increasing opportunities for student talk in distance learning environments
This is the fifth of a 13-part webinar series designed to support English Learners in distance learning settings.