Workshop Costs
Standard Booking Fee
£595.00

A late booking surcharge of £100 will be applied to all bookings made 10 days or less in advance of a workshop

About this Workshop

The Language ab-initio Cat.1 workshop is designed for teachers who have very little experience or are new to the Language ab-initio programme. During this workshop participants will get the opportunity to:

  • Develop and understanding the IB’s mission and philosophy, and the DP´s features, structure and components
  • Examine and reflect on the impact of the IB Learner Profile, International- mindedness and Academic Honesty on the Language ab initio course
  • Understand of the role and significance of TOK and CAS for the Language ab initio course and create opportunities for these components of the DP Core in Language ab-initio courses.
  • Analyse the optimal course sequence to allow for the design of an effective lesson plan
  • Become familiar with the assessment objectives and requirements for the different assessment components of the Language ab-initio course: Reading and listening (P2), Writing (P1), Oral.  
  • Reflect on what it is required for the development of skills that ensure success in all the assessment components
  • Become familiar with IB resources to support teachers in lesson design and teaching, as well as sharing resources and good practices for teaching of language ab-initio courses.
Workshop Details
30 Sept - 2 Oct 2020
IBICUS LIVE INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

Timings:
Day 1
Pre-workshop set up
08:30 - 08:55 UK time
WORKSHOP inc. breaks
09:00 - 13:30 UK time

Day 2
WORKSHOP inc. breaks
09:00 - 13:30 UK time

Day 3
WORKSHOP inc. breaks
09:00 - 13:30 UK time

This workshop will be delivered via ZOOM.
Workshop Leader(s)
Concepcion Allende-Urbieta
Concepcion Allende-Urbieta
Concepcion was born in Barcelona but now lives in Scotland. She started teaching in Mexico and then in the national system in Spain and Equatorial Guinea. In 1996, she started teaching the IBDP (groups 1 and 2) at the UWC in Norway .…

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