$179.00
 

Up Your Game! - New Training with AIM!

Our webinars have been updated and will include:
  • A new length and sequence for our Beginner/Refresher courses
  • More interactivity in every course
  • New 2-session topic-specific courses that will delve into one aspect of the methodology in-depth
  • We are providing certificates of attendance for teachers who attend and participate in sessions and who require proof of attendance in the course
We are excited to offer 2-session webinars and 4-session webinars to suit your needs!
Plus packages which allow you to personalize your training experience and SAVE!



Let's get started!

-For Beginners, choose one of the following Webinars (4 sessions each) for only $179.00:


OR

You can get BOTH Webinars PLUS our *Online Teacher Training, with our Personalized Live Online AIM PD Core/FSL Package: $399 (Save $69!) 

*Online Teacher training  (value $110), allows you to start training right away! Includes: Access to the self-paced OTT site for 1 year, with 11 in-depth self-paced modules that teach the theory behind the AIM, provide classroom videos for analysis, include quizzes, an AIM expert Forum and so much more.


For those who have taken our Beginner course and want to focus on a specific topic, check out our two-session courses. Only $99 per teacher!



4-Session Courses:

1. Let’s get talking in French!

Beginner/Refresher course / Cost: $179.00 per teacher
Tentative dates are: Tuesdays

August 25
September 8
September 22
October 6

In these four 75-minute sessions sessions, we will:

  • Review the key principles, strategies and techniques of the methodology
  • show how to accelerate the development of language proficiency through the Gesture Approach
  • demonstrate how to use gestures spontaneously to create authentic interactions and proficiency
  • show how rhythm, rhyme and music may effectively increase engagement and the development of language skills

 
2. Moving from Oral to Written
Beginner/Refresher course / Cost: $179.00 per teacher
Tentative dates are: Tuesdays

October 20
November 3
November 17
December 1

In these four 75-minute sessions, we will focus on how to:

  • effectively use the Partner/Group Activities Book
  • seamlessly segué from oral to written activities
  • model written activities so that students may effectively engage in partner/group activities exclusively in French
  • implement systems to help students monitor their exclusive use of the Target Language only



2-Session Courses

1. Oral and Written Story Retelling
For teachers of Core French or Immersion students (Grades 2 and up) and 
teachers who have taken the Beginner Foundations or live Beginner Training.
Dates: October 1st and 8th, 2020

In these two 60-minute sessions, we will focus on how to:

  • introduce the concept of story retelling
  • organize and assess oral story retelling and how to vary the activity to maintain engagement
  • model written story retelling and to promote awareness of spelling and grammar in-process
  • organize and assess student written retelling 


2. Classroom Management Strategies
For teachers of Core French or Immersion students (Grades 2 and up) and
teachers who have taken the Beginner Foundations or live Beginner Training.
Dates: October 7th and 14th, 2020

In these two 60-minute sessions, we will focus on: 

  • reviewing the AIM strategies and techniques designed to support your classroom management
  • introducing new strategies developed that have worked effectively such as 'le prof du jour'
  • sharing with each other additional systems and strategies that have been effective

 

3. Grammar and the AIM’s error correction process

For teachers of Core French or Immersion students (Grades 3 and up) and
teachers who have taken the Beginner Foundations or live Beginner Training.
Dates: January 21st and 28th, 2021

In these two 60-minute sessions, we will focus on how to:

  • work with the AIM’s inductive Approach to Grammar
  • use the error correction code to help students reflect on their learning
  • develop improved grammar understanding through targeted gesture reviews