Thursday, 6 March 2014

ALEA Tas North Workshop Professor Judith Scott

Contact: Prue Sturgess, ALEA Tas North
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Date: Wednesday 26 March          Registration due by Friday 21 March
Location: Launceston

Intended Audience: Primary Teachers

Scaffolding Vocabulary Learning in a Word Conscious Classroom

This session is presented by Professor Judith Scott, University of California at Santa Cruz.

In this presentation Judith will present a framework for exploring word consciousness, facilitating learning about words and the language used in academic settings. She will detail research and present a variety of ways to integrate vocabulary learning into classrooms.