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But I Don’t Speak Spanish! Helping Our Spanish-Speaking Students (Even Though You Don’t Speak Spanish) Grades K-12 **IN PERSON** presented by Amy Benjamin – 8:30-2:30pm

January 25, 2023 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This workshop will demonstrate best practices to address the needs of English Language Learners in the general classroom. Topics will include:
• the basics of second language acquisition,
• the relationship between English and Spanish,
• what to expect as Spanish speakers transition into English,
• how rhythm and physical movement can help to learn a new language, and
• how knowing Latin word roots will help Spanish speakers as well as native English speakers to learn academic vocabulary. Eligible for 6 hours CTLE credit. Can use 1 Consortium seat. If district pays, district approval must be confirmed prior to start of session.


January 25, 2023
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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