Here you can watch video recordings of the two workshop sessions recorded on 13 June 2012. The link will take you to the University of Reading Mediasite where you will need to sign in as follows:

username: pdcinmfl

password: languages

The Mediasite system has translated the embedded videos into a series of still images. To access individual clips shown at the workshops, please scroll down below (no password is needed to view these).

Listening, Reading, Writing and Feedback Workshop presented by Professor Suzanne Graham

Oral Interaction Workshop presented by Professor Ernesto Macaro

Here are a selection of the video clips shown at the PDC in MFL workshops.

1. Students talk about the writing model 


2. Developing writing as a skill

Click here for transcript


3. Giving feedback on a writing task

Click here for transcript


4. Reading at a higher level – Le Dragon Toxique

Click here for transcript


5a. Practising French sounds

Click here for transcript


5b. Practising French sound-spelling links

Click here for transcript


6. Using strategies for communication

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7. Developing spontaneous classroom language 


8. Using the target language 


9. Producing extended spoken answers used as a listening task

(the caption in this video wrongly refers to year 9 – this is in fact a year 8 class) 


10. Becoming effective listeners


11. Using effective prediction in listening 


12. Using listening strategies 

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