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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Classroom Management

    This video focuses on two key elements of classroom management — clear learning goals and clear expectations for behavior. This video highlights strategies for instruction and assessment that can be used throughout lessons to maintain control of the class ...

    08/23/2017 - 3:37pm

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. STARTALK 2016 Workshop Wikispace: Performance Assessment-Based Instruction for Hindi and Urdu Teachers

    This Wikispace classroom was designed to provide online support to STARTALK’s workshop on Performance Assessment-Based Instruction for Hindi and Urdu teachers held at Columbia University in March 2016 and is now public for other trainers to use. The Wikis ...

    09/13/2016 - 4:24pm

  14. 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

  15. Persian Infrastructure Building Project

    The principle goal of this project is to provide teachers of Persian, 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 ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:10pm

  16. Persian Course 1- Reading/Writing

    Return to Persian Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Iran and participating in Nowruz festival Grade K – 1 Proficiency Level Novice Mid Targeted Performance Level Novice Mid Theme: “Trip to Iran and participating in Nowruz festival.” ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:10pm

  17. Persian Course 1- Listening/Speaking

    Return to Persian Infrastructure Building Project Curriculum Title Trip to Iran and participating in Nowruz festival Grade K – 1 Proficiency Level Novice Mid Targeted Performance Level Novice Mid Theme: Trip to Iran and participating in Nowruz festival.” ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:10pm

  18. Persian Course 2- Reading/Writing

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

    04/25/2017 - 4:11pm

  19. Persian Course 2- Listening/Speaking

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

    04/25/2017 - 4:11pm

  20. Dari and Persian Infrastructure Building Project

    In order to support the long-term teaching and learning of Dari and Persian, the San Diego State University Research Foundation developed curricula (10 in each language) and lesson plans (200 in each language) for five courses in Dari and Persian at the N ...

    04/25/2017 - 4:10pm

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