Language Acquisition

Language Acquisition

Movie Talk: Using Animated Shorts to Engage Students in Language Learning

Discover how to use animated shorts to engage students in language learning! Learn strategies for choosing the right short, preparing interactive lessons, and reinforcing comprehension through creative activities. Boost language acquisition with these innovative methods.

Unleashing the Power of Picture Talk for Language Acquisition

Discover the power of Picture Talk for language acquisition! Learn how to use compelling images, scaffolded questions, and engaging activities to create an interactive and fun language learning environment. Perfect for leveraging comprehensible input strategies.

Comprehensible Input: The Game-Changer in Modern Language Teaching

Discover the power of comprehensible input in language learning! Explore the theories of Krashen and VanPatten, and learn practical strategies for creating an engaging, effective classroom environment that fosters language acquisition.

Top 5 Strategies for Providing Comprehensible Input in a Multilevel Language Classroom

In today's video, we tackle the challenge of teaching in a multilevel language classroom. We dive into the top five strategies for providing comprehensible input, making your classroom a more inclusive, engaging, and effective place for everyone.

Balancing the Use of L1 and L2 to Provide Optimal CI

In this video, we'll be discussing how to balance L1 and L2 in the language classroom.

The Importance of Repetition in Comprehensible Input

In this video, I’ll be exploring the importance of repetition in teaching a language with comprehensible input. As language teachers, we all know the struggle of trying to make new concepts stick in our students' brains.