The Functional model of language in Hamstead Hall Academy Trust. What is a functional model of language?

The Functional model of language in Hamstead Hall Academy Trust. What is a functional model of language?

Academic Language in every subject Hamstead Hall Academy Trust Thursday 29th September 2016 “an intelligent approach to language development to ensure sustainable whole school improvement.” (HMI verbal report January 2016) Programme Overview A day’s course exploring the following; What does EAL mean to you? What is literacy? What are the challenges for us as teachers? The Functional model of language Academic language The register continuum A Teaching and Learning Cycle to scaffold language and literacy…

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