Supporting Children with English as an Additional Language (EAL)
SKU: Pre-recorded video with follow up surgery
This in-depth pre-recorded training video will be available upon request to watch any time.
This training will enable you to explore the essential knowledge and tools to support families and children for whom English is an additional language.
Communication and Language Surgery Dates
Following completion of this training, the Start Well Communication and Language Development Team invite you to attend one of the Communication and Language Surgeries (online drop-in) to access further support and consolidate your learning. Please come along ready to discuss any communication and language elements you would like further clarification around or support with.
You must watch the training video prior to attending one of the above surgery dates.
What will I learn?
This training delivers essential knowledge and activities to support your understanding of how children learn additional languages and will enable you to support EAL learners and their families in setting.
In this workshop, you will:
Learn about how children acquire additional language/s, the brain development and processes involved;
Learn about key messages and strategies to support EAL learners and their families;
Gain an awareness of resources to support EAL learners;
Find out about how to create a welcoming environment and establish a good working relationship with multilingual families; and
Devise an action plan to support the implementation of strategies within your setting and facilitate sharing this learning with colleagues.
Delivered by: Bolton Start Well Service, Communication and Language Development Team
Who is the workshop for?
Suitable for all practitioners working with children throughout the early years.
This course will be delivered using a blended learning approach and includes an in-depth pre-recorded YouTube video and an interactive online surgery.
Access to the interactive online Communication and Language Surgery is via Microsoft Teams. Booked separately.
Once you sign up for the course, you will be sent a welcome email with a link to view the pre-recorded element of the training, and any supportive pack appropriate to the training. Should you need to, you will be able to pause the presentation while you view it or view it again using the same link. This link is intended for you only and should not be shared, copyright applies.
Max Availability: 100
Roles: All Early Years Practitioners Practioners working with children learning English
Categories: Communication and Language Development