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Session Descriptions: Day 2 PM Block: Canion

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Delivering Vocabulary through Classroom Discourse
August 9, 1:00-2:30pm
Mira Canion, Author, Speaker, Educator, Photographer

  • ELA, Reading, World Languages, 5-12
  • Audience cap: 33
  • Participants are required to bring the device of their choice (tablet, iPad, or laptop) for this session

Keeping classroom communication lively and meaningful makes learning language enjoyable. Connecting classroom discourse is key. Storytelling provides a consistent framework to organize and maintain comprehensible input that leads to proficiency gains. Participants will gain the tools of creating basic stories and personalized questions.

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