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G. assessing the work produced from a reading exercise). In both cases, the information gained will be used to inform the teacher of a number of things. For example: • • • the extent to which the learning objectives have or have not been met; the action that may need to be taken by the teacher to address any issues arising from this analysis; the feedback that may need to be given to individual pupils to inform them about specific aspects of their learning. 2 Focus on a lesson / series of lessons that you are soon to teach and plan in detail the way in which you will assess the learning that you want to take place.

When they go to the bakery in their home town, for example, they are aware of the sort of language they are going to hear and use. When they go to the bakery in a French town, they will probably rehearse the language they are going to use on the way to the bakery and predict the sort of language they are going to hear; visual clues (facial expression; body language; pointing) will also be available to support understanding and communication. How can we move more towards providing pupils with the scaffolding they need to succeed in and enjoy listening activities?

Kim’s game Visual aids are displayed; one is removed; pupils have to identify which one. Powerpoint and the OHP can be used here. • I went to the market Pupils take turns to add to the list of new lexical items, which have to be remembered and repeated in order, within a sentence. This works well with shopping vocabulary, and the structure J’ai acheté/ich habe . . gekauft, but should not be restricted to this topic. , 2001) Who wants to be a millionaire? Computer software is available for this, although it can also be played using cards.

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