Presentation on theme: "What methods? EuroTalk (ICT-based method for adults) Michel Thomas Earworms LinkWord Cognates Interaction."— Presentation transcript:
What methods? EuroTalk (ICT-based method for adults) Michel Thomas Earworms LinkWord Cognates Interaction
Evidence Activity 1 Look at the following list of words and give each one a number rating 1-4 based on how well you know the word. Look at the VKS (Vocabulary Knowledge Scale) below: 1. I dont remember having seen this word before. 2. I have seen this word before but I dont know what it means. 3. I have seen this word before and I think it means…. 4. I know this word: it means……. (ref: Wesche M & Paribakht T.S. (1996) Assessing second language vocabulary knowledge: depth versus breadth, The Canadian Modern Language Review 53, 1:28)
Spanish word1-5English word dos siete trece tres cien ciento cero nueve seis dieciocho dieceseis doce cinco uno catorce Name: _____________________________
Spanish word1-5English word veinte diecinueve quince once cuatro ocho diez diecisiete Name: _____________________________
Review Do you know more now than at the start of this learning activity? Did you make more/less/your expected level of progress? What did/didnt you think was effective? What did you like/dislike about it? Did it increase/reduce your motivation to learn? Did it help you extend your concentration span?
EuroTalk method What is this method?This method is……. It uses……………. designed to help you learn. What do you know now that you didnt know before using it today? I know……… Rate your progress (better/less good/as expected)My progress using EuroTalk was………… What was effective/not effective?Something I found (not so) effective in this method was………. What did you like/dislike?I liked/ disliked……….. Did it increase/decrease your motivation? How?This method made me more/less keen to learn because…… Did it increase/decrease the length of time you could concentrate? I found I was (not) able to concentrate as I had hoped/expected. Maybe this was because…..