Are you looking to elevate your English language teaching and learning strategies? Discover the key to enhancing all four crucial language skills in your students through the American TESOL Institute’s upcoming webinar on “Dictation: The Magical Tool to Build All Four English Skills.”
Dictation is a language learning and teaching technique where one person (usually a teacher or speaker) reads aloud a passage, a sentence, or individual words, and the learners or students write down what they hear. The purpose of dictation is to improve various language skills, including listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Here’s how it works:
Listening: Students listen carefully to what the speaker dictates, which helps them enhance their listening and comprehension skills. It can be a great way to practice understanding spoken language in a real-world context.
Speaking: When students engage in dictation, they can also improve their speaking skills. This is because they may need to repeat what they hear or clarify with the speaker, leading to improved pronunciation and oral communication.
Reading: Dictation exercises often involve written passages, so students are exposed to correct spelling, grammar, and sentence structure. This can help improve their reading skills by providing them with well-structured written content.
Writing: The act of writing down what is dictated allows students to practice spelling, grammar, and sentence structure. It encourages accuracy and precision in their writing, which is essential for language development.
Why Attend? The practice of dictation holds a remarkable power, offering versatility as a teaching tool to enhance listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in learners of all levels. Whether you’re an ESL teacher or a language enthusiast, this webinar opens doors to a more effective and engaging English learning experience.
What You’ll Uncover: Explore the art and science of dictation techniques. How dictation fosters listening and speaking proficiency. Methods for improving vocabulary, spelling, and grammar through dictation. Strategies to inspire and engage your learners. Real-world success stories and best practices
Who Should Participate? This webinar is tailored for English teachers, ESL instructors, language learners, and anyone keen on enhancing their English language skills. It’s an opportunity to gain invaluable insights and practical tools for boosting language proficiency in an enjoyable and interactive manner.
Why Choose ATI? The American TESOL Institute is a globally recognized leader in teacher training and professional development. Our expert trainers and resources are at the forefront of language education, equipping you with the skills needed for success.