Saturday, 26 March 2011 - 9:30am GMT
Hawaii 11:30pm (Fri), Los Angeles 2:30am, New York 5:30am, London 9:30am, Paris 10:30pm, Dubai 1:30pm, New Delhi 3:00pm,
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Second Life is screenshared in Adobe ConnectPro
NB Visit the locations in advance of the meeting to get maximum visual benefit. This rich and beautiful environment takes several minutes to download on the first visit.
Meet in Arcachon’s 50s schoolroom http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Arcachon/236/213/26
for a brief overview of how Helen has used SL (1) for personal language development (2) as a resource to support classroom-based French lessons (3) as a real space for teaching.
Then follow her to the beach houses http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Arcachon/78/202/21to observe a re-enactment of a scene presented with native speakers ‘live’ to her 15 year olds last week, selecting a holiday home. You can join in at any level – beginners can enjoy the authentic ambiance, learners can repeating the words and phrases or volunteer to ask questions. Cyber Placebo (RL Edith Paillat) will support pedagogically and technically!