Presentational Communication in Pre-AP World Languages and Culture

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In this workshop for middle and high school teachers, you will gain concrete strategies for developing the skills and knowledge students need at the Pre-AP® level in the Presentational mode. You will also examine the AP Achievement Level Descriptions and World Language Performance Levels from the Curriculum Alignment Guide and the Standards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century.

Length: 1 day

Learning outcomes

After attending this workshop, you will be able to:

  • Implement strategies for developing students’ oral and written Presentational Communication, including: building vocabulary; scaffolding instruction; teaching cohesive devices; implementing a writing process; and developing students’ self-correction techniques.
  • Incorporate the AP Achievement Level Descriptions, the World Language Performance Levels in the Curriculum Alignment Guide, and the Standards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century into classroom instruction.
  • Transfer new strategies to classroom practice.