How you can help

This page tells you about some projects with which you can help and which will increase the impact of linguistics in schools:

The UK Linguistics Olympiad

An academic competition in which school children try to work out, from limited data, how part of a language works. Already a great success. If you’re a school-teacher, please consider entering some of your pupils. More …

Grammar across the curriculum

How can L1 English and Foreign Languages support each other in the teaching of grammar? This project arose out of the LAGB session on the same topic in September 2014. It is supported by a page of material including the presentations from that session.

The glossary of grammatical terms for use in schools

A glossary of terms agreed by a working group linked to the LAGB. More …

Linguistic starters

One by-product of the Olympiad is the idea that we might create a supply of five-minute puzzles to start a lesson. More …

 

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