Presentation on theme: "DEBRA S. PETERSON, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA AMY SMITH, UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS ROD WINTERS, WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY EVA BOEHM, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA."— Presentation transcript:
DEBRA S. PETERSON, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA AMY SMITH, UNIVERSITY OF ST. THOMAS ROD WINTERS, WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY EVA BOEHM, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA Elementary Academic Language: Vocabulary and Beyond
What is Academic Language? Academic Language is: the language used in the classroom. the language of text. the language of assessments. the language of power.
Discussion Topics 1. Preparing teacher candidates to teach content specific utility words- Debra Peterson 2. Instructional planning and writing language objectives- Amy Smith 3. Cross-disciplinary co-teaching to support Academic Language- Eva Boehm 4. Authentic audiences and the language of power- Rod Winters
Contact Information Debra Peterson firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Amy Smith firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Rod Winters Rwinters@winona.edu Rwinters@winona.edu Eva Boehm firstname.lastname@example.org@umn.edu