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Promoting the take-up of languages and student mobility

Dealing with new GCSE and A-Level Urdu Specification

Date: 
Thursday, 18 July, 2019 - 09:00 to 15:00
Event Type: 
Conference
Region: 
North West
Location: 
Abraham Moss Community School Hall

A unique opportunity for Urdu Language teachers to know about the New GCSE and A Level Urdu specification with the help of specimen papers and information available on exam board websites and the documents available in public domain

Aims and Objectives

•Understanding of key skills needed for GCSE and A level

•Deliver speaking test for GCSE

•Understanding the skills required for writing

•Taking help from headings, statements and key words for reading test

•Understanding questions and emotions to tackle listening

•Entering students for Higher or Foundation and why?

•Understanding text, films and research based questions for A level

•Understanding A level themes

•Developing skills for A level translation

You can book your free place here:

http://www.abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk/index.phtml?d=631679

or email m.safraz@abrahammoss.manchester.sch.uk

 

Programme: 

Time

Session

Speakers

09:00-

09:30:

 

Welcome registration, Introduction, tea and coffee

Head teacher/Assistant head teacher/Abraham Moss Community School

09:30-

10:00:

 

Speed dating

H.Issa

Abraham Moss Community School

10:00-

10:30:

 

Use of data in planning lessons and differentiation.

Raza Hussain

Beckfoot Upper Heaton School Bradford.

10:30-

11:00:

Reading strategies and writing aspects of Urdu language.

 

Abdul Musaib

Oasis Academy Lister Park Bradford

11:00-

11:15:

 

Break

11:15-

12:00:

 

Urdu drama in language teaching.

Basir Sultan Kazmi, MBE

Urdu writer & Poet

12:45-

13:15:

Maximizing your pupils listening

M.Sarfraz

Abraham Moss Community School

 

13:15-

14:00:

 

Lunch and prayer time

14:00-

14:30:

 

Understanding of A level themes and (SAM)sample assessment material.

Masood Hashmi

Parrs Wood High School

14:30-

14:45:

Importance of Urdu language in 21st century.

Consul General of Pakistan: Mr Muhammad Aamar Aftab Qureshi

Community Welfare Attaché:

Mrs. Fizzah Niazi

14:45-

15:00:

Presentation of certificates, goody bags