Savannah, Georgia– Saturday, September 15th. “My Perfect Year Demo Day”. Mike Peto will demonstrate fundamental comprehensible input activities that make up his perfect year. Highly adaptable to beginners through advanced students, this demo day includes easy CI routines for raw beginners, working with student created images, class management techniques for a safe & creative classroom, co-creating narrative vignettes with your students, visual storytelling, Mike’s unique comprehensible music activities, book talk activities and tips for making the best of your classroom library, demo of movie talk & using telenovelas as anchor texts in both beginner and advanced classes. Participants who sign up by August 15th receive a free copy of Mike’s book, Activities for a Perfect Year.
Coffee and bagels available at 8:30 am, workshop lasts from 9 am to 4 pm.
Please bring your own bag lunch.
$45 until August 15th
$55 after August 15th
About Mike Peto:
Mike led his department to transition to CI methods and, with the collaboration of his team, they enjoy a 100% pass rate on AP and IB exams. Known for his blog documenting his teaching, My Generation of Polyglots, Mike is also the editor of a collection of essays for teachers of heritage learners of Spanish, Practical Advice for Teachers of Heritage Learners, and the author of several novels for language learners. He has given workshops on CI methods around the world and is a well-known presenter at national and regional conventions for language teachers. His essays have been included in seminal publications on comprehensible input methods such as Fluency Through Reading and Storytelling (7th edition) by Blaine Ray and Contee Seeley and A Natural Approach to the Year by Tina Hargaden and Ben Slavic. Mike is also a founding member of The CI Posse.