Student reading a book.

This section focuses on language experience, an approach to literacy teaching which is quite well known in the field of ESOL.

  • A trainer notes sheet for the person leading the session
  • An activities sheet for participants to use during the session, while watching the DVD. This is to help people consider the issues raised in the films in more detail, and to then apply them to their own practice.
  • Notes for participants, to be read by the trainer before leading the session and given out to participants, normally at the end of the session. These give background information, expand on the theories referred to in the films and give ideas for follow-up, including a bibliography.

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