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Future ATESOL ACT events

Functional Grammar: Making language come alive for English language learners
Presented by Libby Baker Literacy Consultant, ACT

Saturday 28th August 2021, 1:15pm to 4:30pm

Venue: Online via Zoom – Details to be sent to registered participants after bookings close

Photo Credit: Libby Baker

 

 

Have you ever wondered how to help your English language learners understand the way English works according to its grammar, but wanted to make this structure come alive for your students? Libby is a passionate literacy educator and will present a functional perspective on the grammatical structure of English, demonstrating these components in authentic literature and strategies to support students from Kindergarten to Year 12.

1:00pm: Registration opens
1:15pm: Session 1 – Welcome, Research base of strategies, Components of the clause, Exploring clause parts in texts
2:45pm: Break (Refreshments available)
3:00pm: Session 2 – Identifying the noun group, Examples of classroom use and practice, Questions
This is accredited for 3 hours of professional learning with TQI using the following Australian Professional Standards for Teachers:

Professional Knowledge: 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.5
Professional Practice: 3.1, 3.2
Professional Engagement: 6.3

$20 for ATESOL ACT 2021 members, $40 for non-members
Bookings and Prepayment ESSENTIAL by COB Tuesday 24th August 2021

Get a copy of the flyer HERE

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ACTA International Conference 2021 – OUR national conference! ACTA Conference 2021 Banner with logos

Due to COVID-19 uncertainty, the planned 2020 ACTA International Conference has been rescheduled to 2021.

QATESOL will host the next ACTA Conference in Brisbane from 28 – 30 September 2021.
The Conference theme is: Pushing the Boundaries.

Conference website: actaconference.com/

And follow the Conference Facebook page to get updates leading up to the Conference: facebook.com/ACTAConference/

ATESOL ACT members register at the ‘Member Rate’.  Contact the ATESOL ACT Secretary to register as a member (must be a current 2020 member) at secretary(AT)atesolact.org.au


Please let us know if you have any suggestions or ideas for future professional development, or would like to offer to present for us – see CONTACT page.


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