Learning in the Broader Context: Creating Ted Talk based English Lessons

Monday 13 May | Tuesday 14 May | Wednesday 15 May | Thursday 16 May | Friday 17 May

Wednesday 15 May

TRACK 1:
W O R K S H O P
Learning in the Broader Context: Creating Ted Talk based English Lessons ,
Ms. Anna Vargova, Academy of Performing Arts (VŠMU), Slovakia
Place: Room F304

Time: 10.30 – 12.00
Description: In the language teaching today it is vital to integrate the important current topics and thus broaden the vocabulary, clarify the grammar structures as well as show the students the broader context or perspectives to ponder upon, to develop their critical thinking and inspire them. This workshop will provide the participants with sample Ted Talk based English lesson and will further assist them in creating their own lesson based upon selected short Ted Talks. The workshop will be interactive with short Ted Talk samples and group exercises.