by Begum Ece Yildiz |
Teaching Academic Vocabulary and Reading Online Using Online Tools
This lesson plan which focuses mostly on vocabulary development and improving reading skills is prepared for teachers/instructors teaching online who would want to spice up their lessons by utilizing some online tools/apps. This lesson plan also aims at arousing interest and increasing student talking time in class by trying to keep them active as much as possible.
Some online tools and apps such as Mentimeter, Padlet, Jamboard, Google Docs, and Zoom.
The focus of the lesson is mostly on improving reading skills by understanding and interpreting an academic text, learning new academic words, and transferring some of them into active vocabulary.
The students will have built confidence in reading and interpreting an academic text, recognizing the target words in the chapter, and transferring some of them into their active vocabulary.
Cambridge Online Dictionary
Macmillan Online Dicitionary
"My Favorite City" https://padlet.com/begumeceyildiz/vynxtsi36j2tt3o2
"What Makes Great Cities?" https://padlet.com/begumeceyildiz/tknbpy0kiu7l6tw4
"Livable Cities" https://jamboard.google.com/d/16BntkYMjO0sEeYcb51C6DmQgMazu42SvTG7RAwWzuiI/viewer?f=3
Reading And Vocabulary Focus 2 Chapter 3 Reading1 2.pdf