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Presentational Communication in Pre-AP World Languages and Culture

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.

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