WIDA Face to Face Workshop: Purposeful Lesson Planning for Language Learners/Workshop Full-Waitlist available

WIDA Face to Face Workshop: Purposeful Lesson Planning for Language Learners/Workshop Full-Waitlist available

May 16, 2017 – May 17, 2017 all-day
Hampton Inn Conference Center
Lower Mountain View Dr
Colchester, VT 05446
$120 for 2 day conference

Purposeful Lesson Planning for Language Learners/Workshop Full-Waitlist available

Amy Faust Fraser, WIDA Professional Development Outreach Specialist

 Dates: May 16 & 17, 2017    Hours: 8:30 registration   9:00-3:30  (light breakfast and lunch included)

Target Audience: General classroom teachers, ELL teachers and Instructional Coaches who lesson plan for ELLs
This 2-day learning opportunity will enhance participants’ lesson planning processes. Specifically, participants will focus on creating contexts for meaningful language use within settings that integrate content and academic language learning. Throughout this process, participants will explore elements of the WIDA Standards Framework in depth as they design instruction that promotes students’ content learning and language development.
Participants will be able to:
· Explore and connect lesson planning considerations for ELLs to your instructional context/materials and discuss ways to implement in your context
· Discuss ways to create meaningful contexts for language use connected to content concepts and skills
· Describe how the components of the WIDA Framework for Language Development Standards can support your lesson planning process
· Discuss the influence of sociocultural context and identity on student language learning
· Identify the strengths as well as language development and learning needs for groups of students
· Identify the academic language demands of teaching and learning in the content areas while considering student needs
· Develop language objectives connected to content learning

*Please bring to the Lesson Planning Workshop:
· A lesson plan you have taught or will be teaching
· 2012 ELD Standards book – Spiral-bound or available in the Download library at www.wida.us

***Note***  Follow-Up Extension Webinar after the Face to Face Workshop:  90 min to 2 hrs  Date & Time TBD later

 Webinar Description:  Participants will engage in an interactive learning experience where they deconstruct the tenets of the workshop in action. Webinar will include examples of differentiation in action.  Participants will engage in question and answer sessions, application and practice and exploration of additional resources. – More info at face to face workshop

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