Language Demands (Science) by Andreas Freisinger (Language Skills…
by Andreas Freisinger
What vocabulary will students need?
How will the teacher provide the vocabulary?
Pre-teach vocabulary with short exercises
What language skills are the students using?
What's the aim?
Students need to know what they should do
List all the aims and give vocabulary
Students should make a prediction what's going to happen.
What functional language goes with the activities?
How will the teacher support their
identifying CALP vocabulary
pre-teaching CALP vocabulary
identifying functional language of CALP
identify language demands and needed support
What thinking skills should students use?
Chose the right language
Interpersonal Communication skills
Cognitive Academic Proficiency
academic language of the content lesson
needed in order to listen carefully