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  • Using Postcards and Photographs in the Languages Classroom

    Postcards and photographs can be included in the general ‘culture box’ relating to the target culture/s. They can be collected by students as well as by teachers in the school.

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  • Topic- based ‘Can Do’ Checklists (CEFR pre-A1 and A1)

    The A1 topic-based checklists of can do descriptors can serve as planning tools for teachers or goal setting and self-assessment tools for learners, particularly at Junior Cycle. Topics included in this section: Numbers and the Calendar, Food and Shops, Colours, Weather and Holidays.

    To download them, click here.

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  • Digital Dialects

    Free online games helping you to learn or revise key vocabulary in many languages.

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  • WebQuests

    Advantages, structure and design of a webquest.

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  • Padlet

    Make beautiful boards, documents, and web pages that are easy to read and fun to contribute to. This site is a fantastic way to help create the languages portfolio for students taking the Junior Cycle MFL qualification.

    Click here to access.

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  • Using Apps in Drame

    Introduction to planning and writing a sketch in Spanish, practicing scenes, videoing and editing footage, and presenting a final product using iPads. This CPD is particularly useful for making the learning in your classroom more task based.

    By Bernie O’Shea, Mounthawk, Tralee.

    Click here.

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  • VIDEO: Learners teaching learners

    This is an introduction to an on-line revision tool. First year Italian students describe developing resources for their peers on the topics of clothes and colours.

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    Lietuvių Kalba 5-6 Klasėms

    Lithuanian language for Lithuanian school 5-6 graders.

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    A Distance Learning Module in Lithuanian

    A distance learning module for beginners. It comprises 10 social themes of everyday life.

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    Kalbosnamai.lt

    Various publications and databases of the Institute of Lithuanian Language for people who use Lithua 

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