Scaffolding
In-house teacher training

This course is also available online

3-day

Course Length

Flexible

Lesson Days

10

Lessons

English

Language

B1

Minimum Level

Overview

Understanding cross-cultural communication is very important when teaching students from different backgrounds as communication involves an understanding of how students from a specific background in terms of “Cultures Speak” communicate and perceive the environment around them.

With our workshop “Scaffolding” you will understand in more details how to support second language learners by providing helpful hints to help students as they access challenging concepts. Introducing Scaffolding techniques as a method of teaching you will allow learners to take part in the complex process by assisting them to move beyond modifying lesson materials and teaching fundamental components of language.

Completing this course will help you:

  • Understand highly challenging task
  • Simplify language learning (vocabulary, grammar or length of utterance)
  • Use visual technique to facilitate the learning of the language
  • Use gestures to establish predictable routines
  • Reflect on which method will work best in specific context

Who is the course for?

For teachers who want to acquire knowledge of understanding in more details on how to support second language learners by providing helpful hints to help students as they access challenging concepts.

Course Sample programme

Week 1Course Content
Day OneIntroduce highly challenging task / Simplify language learning
Day TwoUse the visual technique to facilitate the learning of the language
Day ThreeUse gestures to establish predictable routines / Reflect on which method will work best in a specific context

*Please note that the course content may be subject to change due to latest methodology trends updates. 1 lesson=45mins

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