Web Applications for Language Teaching
As society becomes increasingly multi-cultural, never before have language skills and tools for simplifying learning concepts been so essential. Web Applications for Language Teaching is a free online course from ALISON that introduces learners to a handful of web based applications that will serve as invaluable aids for teaching foreign languages as well as other subjects in a fun and accessible manner. This course is ideal for teachers, students, or anyone else seeking new ways to augment the traditional classroom learning experience.
Improve your English by using effective online applications to practise
Upon completion of this course you will be able to use and upload content to the Listen and Write dictation website helping you improve your English by using articles, video and much more. You will understand how to use the DVolver website to create dialogues and animations. These interactions will help you to develop your language skills effectively. You will have a good knowledge of the Lingro website, your will be able upload a web page to the site, which turns it into a clickable page. This allows you to click on any words you do not understand and get a full explanation and translation. You will understand how the website records the words you have used and even put the words into games to further enhance your learning experience. You will understand how to use and download the Magnet application on your computer and you will be able to create words to help you form sentences in an easy step-by-step manner.