Video & Video Guide: Complex Oral Language
This resource illustrates:
4A) High-quality and extended talk; 4C) Repeat and expand children’s talk; 6C) Reading, writing, listening, and speaking in both languages
This video emphasizes the importance of immersing Multilingual Learners in an environment with high-quality and extended talk in each language. Teachers can ask questions to elicit complex oral language from children. The accompanying guide suggests moments in the video to pause to notice teachers’ practice, along with prompts for reflection and discussion.