MITF Professional Teaching Development - January 2019

3. Dr. Janina Kahn Horwitz

The Secrets of Reading in EFL

Abstract: This workshop will address the building blocks of learning to read and write in English as a Foreign Language. Participants will experience activities that promote the following components: phonemic awareness, letter-sound and sound-letter correspondence, combining word reading and writing with vocabulary acquisition. Case presentations will be followed by group discussion regarding effective intervention. 

Presentation

Word Files 

Group 1 cards with consonant blends - English explanations

Group 2 cards with consonant blends - English explanations

Group 3 cards with consonant blends - English explanations

Group 4 cards with consonant blends - English explanations

Phonological awareness training - practical ideas