2.3.B. Selecting & Adapting Online Materials For The Interpersonal Mode of Communication-ST Summer 2021

Watch the following video presented by Dr. Bobby Hobgood from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte selecting and adapting online materials for the interpersonal mode of communication.

Discussion Assignment:

Most of you have been teaching languages online, one of the challenges is to foster interpersonal communication during the online instruction.  a) please relate to any obstacles  you (may) have encountered that during online teaching; b) name at least one strategy that you want to incorporate to overcome your obstacles; c) review and comment on at least 3 peer posts.

Discussion Assignment

Please address the following prompt after watching Dr. Hobgood’s video:

1. Relate Dr. Hobgood’s discussion to any obstacles you (may) have encountered while teaching online.
2. Name at least one strategy that you want to incorporate to overcome your obstacles.

To successfully complete this assignment:

  1. Respond to the prompt
  2. Review and comment on at least 3 peer posts.

Note: The discussion forum below is a combined one for Topics 2.3.A. & 2.3.B. You’ll need to have viewed the video in the prior topic, 2.3.A. to answer the additional questions that appears in the actual discussion forum. Topic 2.3.A. also links to the discussion forum.

To Continue

Once you’ve taken the time to reflect on what you’ve learned here, use the Navigation tab to continue to the next section, 2.4 – Strategies for Teaching in the Target Language.


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