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2017 Fall Conference
Fredrick Stamps:
Experiencing Compelling Comprehensible Input

Thank you for attending my sessions at this year's COFLT Fall Conference!
I would appreciate any feedback on how I can improve.

Rationale for non-targeted, Comprehensible Input instruction

Stephen Krashen on language acquisition and Comprehensible Input
Ben Slavic: example of One-word Image character building in French
Tina Hargaden: example of One-word Image character building in Spanish
Senor Mississippi: example of One-word Image character building in Spanish
Collaborative Storytelling: TPRS (Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling) as an RPG (role playing game)

Images in the files below were found online with Google Images searches and were "Labeled for reuse" under "Usage rights" or are the original art of students.
Student Interview for Spanish
PowerPoint format from Mike Peto
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Student Interview for Japanese
PowerPoint format | Keynote format
Student Interview for ASL
PowerPoint format | Keynote format
One-word Image activities guide file for ASL
PowerPoint format | Keynote format
Includes character creation, story creation, film making, and role playing game (RPG)
Ms. Rain Bow: example of a One-word Image character created and drawn by students
Octavia Avocado: example of a One-word Image character created and drawn by students
Isu Riku: example of a character created and drawn by students using the One-word Image activity in Japanese with text added by the teacher later for students to read.
Kjøttbollen Nils: example of a character created and drawn by students using the One-word Image activity in Norwegian with text added by the teacher later for students to read.
Additional character examples with their backstories developed by students with ASL gloss added by the teacher.
The Story of Petunia Pants: example of a story created and drawn by students in a follow-up activity to the One-word Image character creation prior to acting out the story
The Unfortunate Case of Charley Chocolate Bar: example of a story created and drawn by students in a follow-up activity to the One-word Image character creation prior to acting out the story
Examples of One-word Image characters from the 2017 Comprehensible Cascadia Conference in Portland, Oregon
Ideas for RPG (role playing game) scenarios

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