GSE Materials and Methods Week 10
Cbi Quiz • (English) “language for specific purposes” includes teaching English for a specific job field or academic discipline (T/F) • In CBI, teachers want students to only master the English language. (T/F) • The Whole Language Approach is a top-down, meaning over form, method of treating a language holistically. (T/F) • Graphic organizers are a kind of journal students write to express their feelings. (T/F) • Scaffolding of the language lesson is not done in CBI. (T/F) Bonus: If you could be a CBI instructor, which subject would you want to teach using English as the medium of instruction?
Types of Specialized Language Courses • English for specific purposes • For a specific technical field (pilots, restaurant workers, etc.) • English for academic purposes • Learning the English, study skills, note-taking skills, etc. necessary for academic success in a K-12 school or college • Competency-based instruction • Survival English skills for adults (filling out a job application, etc.)
Sheltered instruction observation protocol (SIOP) • There are 30 criteria for SIOP, which are arranged under: • Lesson preparation • Building Background knowledge • Comprehensible Input • Strategies • Interaction • Practice and Application • Lesson Delivery • Review and Assessment
Pretend you are planning your own cbi class • Pick your content objective(s) • Pick your language objective(s) • Look through the 30 criteria and think about what you would do
CBI, TBL, PA & CL Comparing the next three methods +1 innovation to language learning (CL)
3 methods + 1 innovation • We will look at the next three side by side and compare them • I hope this will help you as your decide which techniques to include in your essay • The next three quizzes questions will be taken from this sheet