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Using Voice Commands to Engage ELL/ESL Learners

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Would you like an engaging way for your language learners to practice and improve their English language speaking and comprehension skills? Have you considered using voice assistants? Students can use voice commands with their mobile devices or virtual home assistants to help them practice their English, assist them with their translations, provide them with correct pronunciations, play interactive learning games, and more. Join Shelly Sanchez Terrell as she discusses various voice assistants and shares different activities using voice commands to help your language learners. Come discover some great ways to help them continue their language learning outside the classroom.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: ESL / ESOL
Last aired on: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 @ 4:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: ESL/ELL, Response to Intervention (RTI)
Tags: ELL, ESL, ESOL, language learners, voice assistants, voice commands

Reviews (58)

Thanks for the resources. I like the idea of students obtaining immediate feedback when speaking to the voice assistant. I love the idea of voice commands being wonderful resources for building background knowledge and improving word choice.
Great info, thank you!
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Good info. Thanks!
Basic Member
I enjoyed this is full of many fun ways I can engage my students not only digitally but also away from school. Loved it!
Full Member
Good resource for EL students.
Thank you!
Basic Member
Very informative!
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Great information!
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