**TPR/TPRS Summer 2011 workshop for FL and ESL teachers


DATES: July 25-29, 2011
PLACE: Paul Martin Honors bldg. room 106
Middle Tennesse State University
Murfreesboro, Tn. 37132
TIME: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
COST: $25 non-refundable fee to reserve place.

An e-mail must first be sent to shthomas@mtsu.edu with title

"Registration request for TPR/TPRS workshop". In your e-mail state : 1) name 2) language you teach 3) school.

There is limited space so your registration request will be placed on a waiting list. When your payment is received, you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

Deadline: June 30

Payment: Make all checks out to: CALA / Shelley Thomas

Send to: Honors College PO box 267
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Contact: Dr. Shelley Thomas [shthomas@mtsu.edu/ 615-898-5757]

****TPR- Total physical Response: uses whole body movement while learning concrete nouns and verbs that need no translation. TPRS - Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling: scaffolds grammatical structures onto concrete vocabulary and cognates as the teacher poses questions that lead students into creating a story with their own responses.

For more details see: http://www.acceleratedacquisition.com