AIM and Assessment

AIM and Assessment By Wendy Maxwell The goal of the Accelerative Integrative Methodology is: To engage students in rapid development of language proficiency, promote a love of language acquisition, leading to awareness and appreciation of cultural diversity As the school year comes to a close, many of us turn our attention to assessment! In order…

Fun, Creativity, Cooperative Learning, Thinking Skills and Oral Proficiency Development!

Oral story retelling is an essential AIM activity that leads to development of creativity and proficiency. This activity: ➸ is an opportunity for students learn to put a story they know well into their own words ➸ develops the ability for circumlocution to find alternate words/ways to communicate the same idea. ➸ teaches students to realize there…