Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Natural ppt
UNIVERSIDAD PEDAGÓGICA EXPERIMENTAL LIBERTADOR INSTITUTO PEDAGÓGICO DE CARACAS DEPARTAMENTO DE IDIOMAS MODERNOS PROGRAMA DE INGLÉS CÁTEDRA DE LINGUISTICA DIDÁCTICA DEL INGLÉS Professor: Nahir Aparicio Participant: Pérez, Veruska Caracas, November 2011
MAIN REPRESENTATIVESTracy Terrell and Stephen Krashen They agreed that in the Natural Approach, there is an emphasis on exposure, or input, rather than practice; optimizing emotional preparation for learning.
Some principles: Language is view as a vehicle for communicatingmeanings and messages. The nature of language emphasizes the primacy ofmeaning. Students need to understand input language. Formula “I + 1” Natural Approach assumes a lingusitic hierarchy ofstructural complexity. The Importance of vocabulary is stressed.
THEORY OF LEARNINGa) The Acquisiton/Learning Hypothesis (unconscious process)b) The Monitor Hypothesis (conscious process)c) The Natural Order Hypothesis (predictable order)d) The Input Hypothesis (exposure to language)e) The Affective Filter Hypothesis (attitudinal variables)
“ Natural approach is primarily designed to develop basic communication skills – both oral and written”