Level 1 - 2 Day Training - Beginner French Immersion (Grades K-2)
with Ann Chiasson, author of our new Immersion Teacher's Guides in our Immersion Kit

    Cost: $415.00 per teacher (Includes 3 months' access to AIM Teacher Training Modules) or you can bundle with our 1-Day AIM Specialty Sessions for $575.00.

    July 17 & 18, 2023 (Two six-hour days of training)
    Times: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PST / 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST


    PLENARY 8:00 am-8:30 am PST / 11:00 am-11:30pm EST

    Day 1
    Classroom Routines and Oral Language development

    In these sessions, we will focus on:

    • developing oral language skills through the extensive use of the Gesture Approach
    • learning gestures and how to use them to effectively helps students develop oral language skills
    • simplifying the language so that you may engage exclusively in the Target language with students
    • implementing effective AIM Routines for engagement and successful classroom management
    • using Transition songs develop language skills and create a sense of security and predictability

    Day 2
    Centre Activities!

    In these sessions, we will focus on:

    • the continued development oral language skills
    • how to model activities so that students may effectively engage in centre activities exclusively in French
    • how to ensure that students engage in French only in all activities
    • AIM activities that develop written language skills
    • a variety of concrete activities that take the AIM philosophy into the teaching of social studies, math, science, art and language arts

     1-Day AIM Specialty Sessions (Regular Price $205.00)

    Each session will be 75 minutes long. You will receive a link to each of the 5 live sessions, and can attend whichever ones you likeSince some of these sessions will overlap, you will receive recordings of the sessions to view at your leisure for 90 days!

    Date: July 21, 2023

    PLENARY 7:15 am-7:30 am PST / 10:15 am-10:30am EST

    Workshop details TBA



    Refund Policy: 
    Up to 2 weeks prior 90% refunded.
    No refunds two weeks prior to Summer Institute.