COD 2023 - S710

Face to face - Exploring writing at C1 & C2

Teachers with varying degrees of experience at C1 & C2 level

1 sessions, start: 19-Apr

Course detail

Year: 2023
Level: Secondary
Language: English
Status: Ended
Lugar: ESSARP - Deheza 3139, CABA
Facilitator/s: Ms. Nancy Johnstone
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Sessions Dates Start Finish
1 19 April 2023 05:30 pm 07:30 pm


Nancy Johnstone

Nancy Johnstone is a graduate teacher of English (I.N.E.S en Lenguas Vivas “J. R. Fernández”) and Licenciada en Inglés (UNL). She holds a Specialisation degree in Education and Constructivism (FLACSO), and is currently working on her master’s thesis. She has always taught English at bilingual schools, teacher training colleges and the School of Engineering - UBA, where she is the Head of the Languages Department. She has been a Cambridge Speaking Examiner since 1995 and an Examiner Trainer and Coordinator/Team Leader since 2008.
She was awarded the IATEFL Cambridge English Peter Hargreaves Scholarship in 2016.
Teachers with varying degrees of experience at C1 & C2 level
To build confidence in preparing learners for the C1 Advanced & C2 Proficiency Writing paper
To understand what the exam tasks reveal about learners’ language knowledge and ability
To understand how to exploit exam task types in class to promote learning
To understand how to work with writing assessment criteria
To explore teaching ideas and classroom activities to prepare learners for the exam
Format and assessment objectives of the writing paper
Assessment scales
Classroom activities
Presentation of assessment criteria
Analysis of sample answers
Discussion or teaching ideas
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