Gifu JALT:

Tailoring Digital Music Material for the EFL Classroom

Date: Saturday, January 17th, 2015 Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Speaker: Steve Quasha (Sugiyama Jogakuen University)

One major challenge for teachers using music in EFL classes is choosing appropriate material to both stimulate student interest while serving as a worthwhile linguistic activity. In this workshop, the presenter will introduce a four skills approach utilizing a smartphone app that helps make music more comprehensible. Additionally, participants will learn about extension activities for songs that support cooperative learning.

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

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

Venue: Gifu JR Station, Juroku Plaza

Location: Gifu City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan


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