Session 1 discusses what “second language acquisition” means. We also discuss the learner’s attitudes about learning a new language and include a general overview of language development in reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Outcome: The learner will understand the term “SLA”, or Second Language Acquisition. The student will better understand the four skills involved in learning and how they each must be developed in learning a new language.

 

Step One: Watch the Videos

Step Two: Download the Lessons and Complete the Activity

The written lesson contains the material you need to know to complete this lesson.  At the end of the PDF, there’s an activity you should complete.

Step Three: Take the Quiz

Before you can move on to the next lesson, you must pass the quiz.

What does “SLA” mean?