Supporting oral language in the classroom (On Demand)
In this webinar you will hear the latest research about how children learn language and how adults can support this amazing process.
You’ll come away with a clear understanding of what exactly is oral language and learn some easy, evidence-based ideas for what to do in the classroom to support it. This is ideal for busy teachers who want to easily embed oral language goals in their everyday teaching.
What you'll learn
- What is communication, oral language and the differences between speech and language
- Understand the latest research on how children learn language
- How you can easily practise and support oral language growth everyday in your classroom
Early childhood teachers and primary teachers in the Junior syndicate who want to understand more about oral language, how it underpins literacy and learning, and how they can support it in all their learners.
Catherine was amazing! She made the concept of oral language relevant, enjoyable and easy to understand. She helped me reflect on my own conversations with the children in my classroom, and how I can continue to improve. This was extremely worthwhile professional development. Sue, Early Childhood Teacher, Nelson
Originally broadcast on
19 February 2020