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Using ICT to Enhance Teaching and Learning in MFL:

Using ICT to Enhance Teaching and Learning in MFL Esther Hardman ICT Links into Languages Conference 12-13 th February 2011


Contents Why develop ICT at your school? What the students are doing Key developments in MFL at Weald of Kent A team effort What the students are saying Next Steps

Guess Who?:

Guess Who? Madonna Joe Dale Simon Cowell Prince Harry Ed Miliband Wayne Rooney Cheryl Cole Timothy Dalton (007) Woody (Toy Story) A B C D I F H G E

Guess Who?:

Guess Who? A B C D I F H G E 3. Simon Cowell 4. Prince Harry 1. Madonna 8. Timothy Dalton (007) 2. Joe Dale 6. Wayne Rooney 5. Ed Miliband 9. Woody (Toy Story) 7. Cheryl Cole

Primary Review – Rationale:

Primary Review – Rationale 3.44 Even now, a reasonable grasp of ICT is needed in education and employment, and it will become increasingly important to command ICT skills to prepare for technologies of the future. 3.45 To argue against the importance of ICT in the primary curriculum is to ignore the increasing digitisation of information worldwide. Note: Curriculum review due March / April 2011

Sixth Sense Technology :

Sixth Sense Technology

Primary Review – Our Inheritance:

Primary Review – Our Inheritance Pupils to use Twitter and blogs in primary schools shake-up – The Guardian: “The proposals would require: Children in England to leave primary school familiar with blogging, podcasts, Wikipedia and Twitter as sources of information and forms of communication. They must gain "fluency" in handwriting and keyboard skills, and learn how to use a spellchecker alongside how to spell.” Guardian 25 th March 2009

Web 2.0 Statistics:

Web 2.0 Statistics Twitter: 1,111,991,000 – number of Tweets 22 Feb 2010 29,700,500,268 – number of Tweets 06 Nov 2010 29,707,133,130 – number of Tweets 31 Jan 2011 See an up to the minute count here Blogs: 133,000,000 – number of blogs indexed by Technorati since 2002 346,000,000 – number of people globally who read blogs Wikis: 684,000,000 – the number of visitors to Wikipedia in the last year

VLE Survey:

VLE Survey Find out what students know about Web 2.0 technologies. Educate students re Web 2.0 technologies Provide a platform for student voice.

What The Students are Doing:

What The Students are Doing Not

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How Can I Improve My Listening Skills?:

How Can I Improve My Listening Skills? Download podcasts for free through iTunes: One Minute French, German, Spanish Coffee Break French Coffee Break Spanish News in Slow Spanish Native recordings in various languages See more links on our MFL blog: German Podcast: French News for French students in France

Slide 20: Need an online verb table? Want to find some revision websites? Want to find some language learning podcasts? Want to find out the latest news in the MFL department? Look under the country flags for sites applicable to your language

Slide 21: “CALLING ALL BLOGGERS” Like blogging? / Want to learn how to blog? Want to be part of our Language Leader programme? The MFL dept is looking for “Blog Reps” for each class. Interested? Please contact your class teacher / Miss Hardman

Blogs – Summary of Uses:

Blogs – Summary of Uses TEXT T add key learning points / homework from lesson P review of exchange trip in TL P review of own work Peer assess via comments Student feedback on learning PODCAST Examples of pupils’ work – peer assess possible Potential for FLA outreach FLA / Teacher recordings for homework. POWERPOINTS Examples of pupils’ work Teacher presentations / resources WEB LINKS Online language learning resources Exam board web links Online podcast links (L&S)


Wikis Definition A website that allows multiple users to create, modify and organize web page content in a collaborative manner. Rational “Redraft their writing to improve accuracy and quality” – New Secondary Curriculum, Key Processes 2.2h

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Possibilities for personalised learning

Symposium & Logolab:

Symposium & Logolab Definition Students listen to language stimulus (audio / visual), while being monitored from a central console.  Students listen and respond, or record their own responses in comparison to a model and do written exercises. Rational “Listen to, read or view a range or materials, including authentic materials in the target language, both to support learning and for personal interest and enjoyment” – New Secondary Curriculum for Languages, Curriculum Opportunities 4.f

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Student centred learning Peer to peer correction Collaboration

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Using the technologies that they use at home.

What The Students are Saying - MFL:

What The Students are Saying - MFL

ICT in Practice:

ICT in Practice We need to give time to pupils to learn these technologies in order to then use them to facilitate learning When pupils’ ICT skills grow, their focus will switch to learning via the tool , i.e. the tool now enhances the learning Teachers too! teaching teachers teachers’

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Networking / Research

Team Effort:

Team Effort

Team Effort:

Team Effort

What The Students are Saying – Blogs/Podcasts:

What The Students are Saying – Blogs/Podcasts General: videos of where you are stuck with H/W teachers could post work during school closures a blog per subject to help catch up / go over class notes / find out homework podcasts would make cover work easier on snow days Science: videos of experiments done at home Technology: Videos of cake making to see different techniques Languages: videos of teachers from foreign schools teaching some language Drama: write a review of a play you went to see Maths: video of how to work out the circumference of a circle P.E.: Virtual notice board / links to match locations / videos of performances

What The Students are Saying - Wikis:

What The Students are Saying - Wikis General: projects with several people whilst at home or when scattered around the school site History: Write down timelines and students add information to it. English: Wiki wars – battling with critiques over literature pupils involved in the drafting process Drama: Collectively add lists of what needed for production & who to bring what pieces of clothing

What The Students are Saying – Social Networks:

What The Students are Saying – Social Networks General: ask friends across school/in other schools for help specific subject based sites for online tutorials ask friends what you missed from class / homework info set up study groups ask quick fire questions English asking where quotes are in a book ask someone to finish the sentence Maths: ask for help with a problem if you get stuck History: talk to a historian and make notes Geography: contact people from different places RE: contact people from different faiths


Resources Web 2.0 notinwords Twitter in Plain English Social Networking in Plain English RSS in Plain English Blogs in Plain English Wikis in Plain English Social Media in Plain English Podcasting in Plain English Or search for “notinwords” or “in Plain English” on YouTube

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