$325.00
 
Unleash the Power of the AIM for Teaching Languages!

Date: Friday, January 11th, 2019 and Saturday, January 12th, 2019 in Louisiana.

    • Workshops for Beginner AIM French and Spanish teachers

This interactive and practical workshop will give you the opportunity to discover and try some of the AIM’s innovative techniques. Learn the unique tools and strategies used in an AIM classroom.

There will be a live demonstration of the methodology with students for both French and Spanish teachers!

Location

Academy of the Sacred Heart
Ash Rosary Campus
4521 St. Charles Ave,
New Orleans, LA
70115

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Date & Time

This is a two day workshop. The days are: 

Day 1: FridayJanuary 11th, 2019  Time: 9:00am-3:00pm

This interactive and practical workshop will give you the opportunity to discover and try some of the AIM’s innovative techniques.
You will learn how to:
• Get your students speaking the target language and use gestures to establish painlessly!) a French-only classroom environment from the very first day of classes
• Encourage language production from all students at all levels
• Scaffold activities to ensure maximum student confidence and success
• Use music and choreography to create an active and engaging classroom environment
• Work with AIM plays at the beginning levels and utilize the effectiveness of a story-based approach
• Introduce basic language manipulation activities

Day 2: Saturday, January 12th, 2019   Time: 9:00am-3:00pm 

The facilitator will continue to focus on the unique tools and strategies used in an AIM classroom.
Topics covered will include:
• How to maximize use of gestures and have students speaking with you at all times
• How to implement story retelling and story extension activities
• How to correct work with an emphasis on error analysis as a way to refine grammar knowledge in context

Registration

Friday, January 11th, 2019  8:00am-9:00am

Facilitator: Wendy Maxwell & Kem Opperman-Torres

Meals:

Lunch is included in the workshop price and coffee & tea will be provided each morning.

Hotel Recommendation:

Hampton Inn Garden District
3626 St. Charles Avenue  
New Orleans, LA 70115
TEL: +1-504-899-9990

Standard King/Double Queen $149/night