Nagoya JALT:

Using Authentic Video for Language Learning

Date: Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Speaker: Chris Stillwell

In this session, we will explore a range of practical techniques for making effective use of movies and television programs in the language classroom, including:

  • asking questions that facilitate strategy development;
  • assigning simple tasks to make difficult video accessible;
  • empowering students to use video programs for autonomous learning;
  • preparing for the unpredictable: authentic English vs. textbook English;
  • making use of additional authentic materials.

Organization: Nagoya Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Nagoya JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1,000 yen

Venue: Nagoya International Center / Kokusai Center, 3rd Fl. Lecture Room # 3

Location: Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan


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