Summer CI Workshops

  Summer CI Road Show
with Ben Slavic and Tina Hargaden

 

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Note:  Price for two-day workshops  increases June 5!
$200 prior to June 5 and $275 after

Two and Three Day Workshops

* Foundational CI Skills – Learn to use your body, voice, visual aids, and L1 to make your speech comprehensible no matter what CI delivery method you choose.

*  Visual Storytelling – Learn to use traditional tales, folktales, nonfiction passages, and stories to provide pure comprehensible input to your students in a low-stress environment.

*  One Word Images – Learn a simple method for building unique and creative characters with your classes.  These characters may be used to launch stories or as a stand-alone activity.

*  Stories with the Invisibles – Learn how to create engaging stories with characters that your students create.

*  Working with Scripts – Learn how to use story scripts to co-create stories with your students.

*  Write and Discuss and Reading Options – Learn how to create texts with your classes that are engaging and easy to understand, because they come from the class’ experience.  Learn 20 Reading Options to provide excellent follow-up literacy work.

*  Assessment without Judgement – Learn how to assess your students in a way that builds up their self-concept and guides them to develop as listeners, readers, and writers.

Tentative Schedule (Subject to Change):

Day One:  9 AM to 5:30 PM

Demo of Visual Storytelling
Discussion and modeling foundational skills to make SL comprehensible
Coaching on SL
Demo of One Word Images (OWI)
Discussion and modeling the skills necessary for making OWI go smoothly, including student jobs
Demo of Write and Discuss
Demo of Some Reading Options
Coaching on OWI

Day Two:  9 AM to 5:30 PM 

Demo of a Story with OWI
Discussion and modeling the skills necessary for making stories go smoothly, including student jobs
Demo of Write and Discuss
Demo of More Reading Options
Coaching on Stories
Assessment – Interpersonal Communication, Retell in L1, Reading and Writing Habits, How to Do Freewrites, How to Do SSR
Short Demo of Scripted Story
Discussion and modeling skills needed for a scripted story
Coaching 

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Note:  Price for two-day workshops  increases June 5!
$200 prior to June 5 and $275 after

Registration Links Below

Note:  Exact locations TBD and posted/emailed to registered participants as soon as they are available.  If you have a space we can use, please email workshops – at – benslavic – dot – com.  If you can host us in a classroom for free, you will receive lifetime membership to Ben’s online PLC, the Big CI Book in e-format, A Natural Approach to Stories in e-format, and a soon-to-be-released collection of seven Bite-Size Books on various CI skills.

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop July 10-11 Philadelphia, PA  $200 (until June 1)

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop July 13-14 Silver Spring, MD  $200

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop July 17-18 Charlotte, NC  $200

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop July 20-21 Atlanta, GA  $200

Register Here for Three-Day Workshop July 24-26 Little Rock, AR  $300
Register Here for Three-Day Spanish Language Camp in Little Rock, AR $30
(For kids ages 9-14 in the fall)
Pay Here for Language Camp

Register Here for Two- or Three-Day Workshop July 27-28 Chicago, IL  $200
Optional Saturday Workshop on Starting the Year and Cycles of Instruction/Assessment ($90 with workshop registration, $125 for just one day)
Pay here for the Saturday workshop with the three-day discounted price.
Pay here for the Saturday workshop as a one-day workshop.

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop July 31-August 1 Ann Arbor, MI  $200

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop August 14-15 Portland, ME  $200

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop August 17-18 Tucson, AZ $200

Register Here for Two-Day Workshop August 21-22 Greater Minneapolis, MN $200
NOTE:  Price is $200 through June 30 for this location.