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  1. Ann Tollefson and Lily Bueno- Total Participation Techniques: Actively Engaging ALL Students ALL the Time: Part 1

    This multimedia production was developed for the STARTALK 2015 Fall Conference by Ann Tollefson and Lily Bueno. Loading the player... Instructional Resource(s):  Student Proficiency Level(s):  Novice Intermediate Advanced Teaching Experience:  Beginning E ...

    08/02/2017 - 9:46am

  2. STELLA Modules

    To provide further support to STARTALK programs, STARTALK Central collaborated with the Teacher Effectiveness for Language Learning (TELL) Project to develop a framework called the STARTALK TELL Alignment, or STELLA for short. Click the link below to acce ...

    03/24/2016 - 11:53am

  3. Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles

    Designed to support professional learning in STARTALK teacher development programs, professional development in STARTALK student programs, as well as independently by any language teacher, these resources address instructional topics found in STELLA modul ...

    04/22/2016 - 4:11pm

  4. STARTALK Multimedia Workshop- Student-Centered Language Classroom through Cooperative Learning

    Consortium of Texas Chinese Language Institutes Student-Centered Language Classroom through Cooperative Learning aims at guiding teachers to be effective in facilitating student-centered learning using engaging and creative cooperative-activities that max ...

    04/07/2016 - 3:31pm

  5. STARTALK Multimedia Workshop- Staying In The Target Language

    Concordia Language Villages Staying in the Target Language highlights both reasons and strategies for continuous use of the target language in the world language classroom. A conversation with Dr. Carol Ann Dahlberg, co-author of Languages and Children Ma ...

    04/07/2016 - 3:45pm

  6. STARTALK Multimedia Workshop- Chinese Immersion: Lesson-planning in the Content-based Classroom

    Global Village Academy Chinese Immersion: Lesson-planning in the Content-based Classroom provides hands on professional development for K-12 immersion teachers on how to develop lesson plans that include both content and target language learning. Particip ...

    05/10/2016 - 12:07pm

  7. STARTALK Multimedia Workshop- The Haya! Project

    National Capital Language Resource Center (NCLRC) Haya! is short for Hayya Nudarris Ma'ayeer Ta'allum Al-'Arabiyya, or Standards-based Arabic Teaching. The project is funded by STARTALK and implemented by the National Capital Language Resou ...

    04/07/2016 - 4:12pm

  8. STARTALK Multimedia Workshop- NOVASTARTALK Online: Technology-Enhanced Language Instruction

    Northern Virginia Community College/NOVASTARTALK NOVASTARTALK Online is a web-based resource designed to help teachers use technology tools and 21st century language pedagogy in the official STARTALK languages. With this resource, instructors of less-comm ...

    04/07/2016 - 4:20pm

  9. Russian and Chinese Instructional Modules

    With a 2014 STARTALK Infrastructure Building grant, Concordia Language Villages created ten instructional modules in both Russian and Chinese. Using themed cultural topics, each module is comprised of 3 lesson plans providing three or more hours of lesson ...

    05/10/2016 - 12:06pm

  10. STARTALK Hindi Audio-Visual Module Project

    The STARTALK Hindi Audio-Visual Module Project introduces 36 thematic modules, which are based on real life situations with varied linguistic, social and cultural contents. The modules include situations in urban and rural locations with native speakers o ...

    04/21/2016 - 3:24pm

  11. Engaging Language Learners- Video

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Instructional Resource(s):  Student Proficiency Level(s):  Novice Intermediate Advanced Material Type(s):  Video Instruction Grade Level(s):  K-2 3-5 6 ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:23am

  12. K-5 Word Frequency Dictionary for Chinese L2 Learners

    The Word Frequency Dictionary can help to: Predict L2 student’s reading comprehension by grade Provide vocabulary guidelines for textbook writing and reading material selection Inform the development of assessments The principal goal of the Mandarin Insti ...

    04/12/2017 - 4:42pm

  13. NOVA STARTALK e-Tower

    The NOVASTARTALK eTower is a research-based and literacies-focused OER-- an open, web-based educational resource designed to help Chinese students begin and/or continue their language studies when face-to-face options are not readily available. The techno ...

    04/04/2017 - 4:29pm

  14. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Exploratory Practice Module

    Introduction to this Exploratory Practice Module In this module, the concept of Exploratory Practice (EP) is introduced and a model for the implementation of Exploratory Practice in the STARTALK classroom is presented. Exploratory Practice is a framework ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:12am

  15. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Exploratory Practice Module- Workshop Video

    Watch in the following video as Dr. Corinne Crane works with a group of critical language teachers to get them started on their EP projects. In this workshop, she discusses the importance of reflective practice, introduces the concept of puzzling, and exp ...

    08/24/2016 - 2:51pm

  16. Dari Infrastructure Building Project

    The principle goal of this project is to provide teachers of Dari, in particular, and all other novice teachers, in general, with resources to teach courses at the Novice-Mid to Intermediate-High levels of proficiency. Each course comprises 60 contact hou ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:09pm

  17. Dari Course 2- Listening/Speaking

    Return to Dari Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Afghanistan and participating in Nowruz festival Grade 2 – 3 Proficiency Level Novice High Targeted Performance Level Intermediate Low Theme: “Trip to Afghanistan and participating in ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:07pm

  18. Dari Course 3- Listening/Speaking

    Return to Dari Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Afghanistan and participating in Nowruz festival Grade 4 – 5 Proficiency Level Intermediate Low Targeted Performance Level Intermediate Mid Theme: “Trip to Afghanistan and participati ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:08pm

  19. Dari Course 4- Reading/Writing

    Return to Dari Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Afghanistan and participating in Nowruz festival Grade 6 – 7 Proficiency Level Intermediate Mid Targeted Performance Level Intermediate High Theme: “Trip to Afghanistan and participat ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:08pm

  20. Dari Course 4- Listening/Speaking

    Return to Dari Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Afghanistan and participating in Nowruz festival Grade 6 – 7 Proficiency Level Intermediate Mid Targeted Performance Level Intermediate High Theme: “Trip to Afghanistan and participat ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:08pm

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