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Co-host Hawaii Association of Language Teachers
At the Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel on Kuhio, Honolulu, Hawaii
Pre-conference Workshops, Thursday March 3
Conference Sessions March 4-5

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Friday, March 4 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Words with Friends: Vocabulary Acquisition for Proficiency

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What does learning vocabulary mean, how does it happen, and what leads to it? Having a pool of useful, usable, and personally meaningful words is a critical factor in students’ growth as language users. This session identifies critical aspects of vocabulary learning and explores connections to student engagement and motivation.

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Greta Lundgaard

WL Coordinator, Plano Independent School District, Plano, TX
I enjoy the process and conversations that take place around development of curriculum and assessment. I am on a never ending search for research based instructional strategies which lead to learner progress and proficiency!

Friday March 4, 2016 11:30am - 12:30pm HST
  Session (60 minute)