Visit us, view the latest Spanish & Portuguese language books and meet the publishers! Each friendly Marketing Team and several of our publishers will be on hand and happy to help you at. There will also be a separate section for language learners including picture books, Schemes of Work for KS2, CDs, DVDs and much more!
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As a visitor you’ll be able to sample the latest language products, experience different cultures and customs and discover a wealth of opportunities to enrich your language skills. There’s an incredible line-up of speakers and exhibitors, more classes and seminars than ever before and networking opportunities to satisfy every language enthusiast
Highlights will include:
13:00 – 13:30
Bertsolaritza – singing your heart and mind out. Listen to amazing bertsolaritza, the improvised sung poetry of the Basque Country manifesting people’s feelings, political views, happiness and struggle. Speaker: Xabi Paya
13:00 – 13:30
A new approach to Spanish, for teachers and children By John Bald and Duero, Spanish courses in Tordesillas, Valladolid. Duero Formación and The Learning Trust (Hackney) have collaborated to develop courses that meet the specific needs of English speakers who are new to Spanish, whether adults or children. This session presents key ideas from these courses, and an introduction to the rich and historic culture of Castilla y León. Speaker: Valladolid Tourism
15:00 – 15:45 Keep Fit Languages. Physical activities in French, brain-gymnastics in German, action songs in Spanish! Top fun ideas that will make your students WANT to USE a foreign language.
17:00 – 17:45
Bertsolaritza – singing your heart and mind out. When people of the Spanish Basque Country want to manifest their feelings, political views, happiness or struggle they sing! Discover bertsolaritza – improvised, sung poetry, come up with a topic and hear the song about it on the day. Speaker: Etxepare Basque Institute
12:00 – 12:45
The Sociolinguistic Situation in the Basque Country, A brief introduction to the history and the current situation of Basque language. Speaker: Etxepare Basque Institute
13:00 – 13:45
Motivate and reward your language learners- FCSE. Find out more about this nationally recognised qualification which can help foster the uptake of MFL in KS4 and has recently been revised and updated. Principal Moderator Gianna Baxter will take you through the structure and the benefits that this qualification provides for students and teachers and explains how you can get started. Speaker: AQA
14:00 – 14:45
Spanish, Live It in Salamanca! Salamanca is THE CITY to Learn Spanish Enjoy a free Spanish class with us!!! Speaker: Salamanca, Ciudad del Espanol
11:00 – 11:45
How to Teach English as a Foreign Language, A mini foreign language lesson followed by a short introduction to teaching English as a foreign language. Speaker: International house London.
15:15 – 15:45
Darker shade of Fado. Let the time stop for a moment and enjoy the beauty of Portuguese Fados with sensual contemporary dance, live music, steamy narrative and soul-bearing song? Speaker: Nuno Silva
Schedule: Fri 19 Oct – 10am – 6pm / Sat 20 Oct – 10am – 6pm / Sun 21 Oct – 10am – 5pm
Venue: National Hall, Olympia London W14 8UX