Post Date: 13 December 2019
Weeks of Webinars 2020
Junior Cycle for Teachers are hosting a series of elective webinars from March 23rd - April 23rd to support teachers across the junior cycle curriculum. Two webinars will take place each evening during the Weeks of Webinars: 6.15-7.15 and 7.30-8.30. Webinar recordings and all materials will be available on www.jct.ie after the event.
The MFL Webinar "Curious About Questions" will take place on March 26th from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.
Click on the link below to register. Once registered, a reminder e-mail will be sent to you prior to the webinar commencing.
MFL-Curious About Questions
Post Date: 10 March 2020
The digital story should demonstrate rich use of the target language ( French / German / Italian / Spanish), creativity and digital skills, to engage the audience and to tell a story. As part of the adjudication process, consideration will be given to the students' stage of language development. We look forward to seeing a range of digital stories from all year groups in junior cycle.
Please complete this form to submit your entry.
Closing date for submissions is March 28th, 2020.
Post Date: 24 February 2020
Below you will find resources as well as the link to the page where these resources can be found. Alternatively you can use the search function on our website, select "Modern Foreign Languages" and then from the dropdown menu entitled " Date uploaded" please select "last day/week/month etc." to find recently uploaded material.
Resources uploaded to our website on March 10th 2020:
Interview with Professor David Little
Resources uploaded to our website in January 2020:
Assessment Task Screencast
Link to Assessment Task Guidelines
Link to SEC Assessment Task Circular S96/19
https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/resources and https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops
MFL Digital Storytelling Resources including Posters, Flyers and templates for storyboarding, digital storytelling guidelines as well as a storyboard checklist.
Resources uploaded to our website on December 13th 2019:
Webinar Video CBA 2 The Student Language Portfolio https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops
TPN Conferences 2019 Folder:
GDI Conference Menti Results https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops.php
The following material was used in our recent workshops at the I love MFL Conference. They may support you further in developing student reflection, oral communication as well as the skills of reading and listening. They can all be found in the folder entitled: I love MFL Symposium on our Elective Workshops Page. https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops.php
MFL Presentation "Active Methodologies for Reading and Listening"
MFL Handout Active Methodologies
MFL Presentation "Embedding Oral Communication with Digital Tools"
MFL AudioNote App Tutorial Video
MFL Speech Recognition App Tutorial G Suite
MFL Speech Recognition App Tutorial Office
Resources uploaded to our website on December 4th 2019:
CPD Supports Folder
Materials used during our current cluster workshops: https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_workshops_2019_2020
Feedback Activity French
Feedback Activity German
Feedback Activity Italian
Feedback Activity Spanish
Elective Workshop Folder:
What's Your Story Elective https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops
Registration Link for Elective Workshops
Teacher Annotations Template CBA 2 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1uxUfeb6r4WLCdxWiqnRMYR6ct-AhMTpU/view?usp=sharing
Games in the MFL Classroom Folder https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/resources and https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops
Games in the MFL Classroom Booklet
Editable Board Game Template
Editable Dominos Template
Editable Taboo Template
Editable Top Trumps Template
Editable Stop the Bus Template
Resources uploaded to our website in November 2019:
Planning Resources Folder:
How To Screencast: Highlighting Aspects in Focus - https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/planning_resources
Black and White Learning Outcomes Poster - https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/planning_resources
Resources Folder and Elective Workshops Folder:
Supporting Student Reflection Poster - Portfolio Supports in https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/resources , https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops.php
Resources Folder: https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/resources
Embedding Oral Communication with Digital Tools - https://www.jct.ie/modern_foreign_languages/cpd_elective_workshops.php
How to Tutorials Folder:
Adobe Spark Tutorial
Enabling Speech Recognition in Google
Enabling Speech Recognitions in Microsoft