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Rob Waring's presentations

Here are some handouts from some of my presentations. There are some still to add.

Date Conference Notes
2017-02 17 18
CAMTESOL 2017
Why extensive reading should be part of all language programs


How to set up and run an extensive reading program


by Vuong Ho - The effects of extensive reading on reluctant EFL learners' reading proficiency


by Doreen Ewert - No Excuses! Getting extensive reading into your curriculum


by Ryan Thompson - Building the ladder: Extensive reading in the classroom and in the curriculum
2017-02-04
JALT Hokkaido
How ER doubles your students' vocabulary
2016-11-26
JALT
Stories for Kids - Classic Readers
2016-11-26
JALT
Getting your kids to read more
2016-10-21
Sanata Dharma University
The Missing piece of the puzzle
2016-06-27
Tokyo International University
The Inescapable case for ER in all language programs
2016-5-23
PANSig Okinawa
Selecting Interesting Reading Materials for Kids.
2016-5-21
PANSig Okinawa
Motivating Reluctant Readers
2016-5-4
Taiwan
Missing piece of the puzzle
2015-11-23
JALT National Shizuoka Ins and outs of making a wordlist
2015-11-22
JALT National Shizuoka
ER-Central - Online ER and vocabulary learning for all
2015-10-25
JALT Sendai
What do we mean by Extensive Reading?
2015-10-24
Kobe City University
Extensive Reading, What? Why? How?
2015-10-11
KOTESOL 2015
What is Extensive reading?
2015-10-2
LTP Tokyo TESOL 5 Principles of Vocabulary instruction      TESOL 6 Managing an ER program
2015-09-20
ERF Third World Congress, Dubai What exactly is Extensive reading?
2015-09-19
ERF Third World Congress, Dubai
The Poor Cousin?  Extensive Listening
2015-09-13
JALT Vocab Sig  Osaka
Time for Multi-State-Models of Vocabulary Acquisition?
2015-08-26
International Conference at Maha Sarakham Rajabat University, Thailand Getting Thais to Read
2015-08-27
International Conference at Maha Sarakham Rajabat University, Thailand
Asian Mindsets in Education
2015-06-21
JALT ER Seminar, Kita-Kyushu
Update on ER-Central.com
2015-04-12
JALT Tottori
Workshop on Extensive Reading
2015-02-08 NUCB Balance in Language teaching
2014-12-13 KOTESOL English Expo How_to_get_your_child_interested_in_reading
2014-12-13 KEERA English Expo Doing ER with Adults and teens - Practical tips
2014-12-12 KEERA English Expo ER_Going_places_in_Korea
2014-12-05 Gangwon Inescapable case for ER
2014-11-24 JALT Writing_Online_Graded Materials_JALT_2014
2014-11-22 JALT Defining_ER_JALT_2014 with Stuart Maclean
2014-11-22 JALT Building_reading speed and Fluency (for _Compass).
2014-7-28 LTP Tokyo TESOL 5 Principles of Vocabulary instruction

TESOL 6 Managing an ER program

2014-5-24 JALT KitaKyushu Principles of vocabulary acquisition - how well do textbooks do?
2014-5-17 LET Kansai Workshop - Dealing with Vocabulary in the Foreign Language curriculum
2014-5-10 Matsuyama JALT Principles of Vocabulary
2014-02-24 JALT Tokyo The Future of Extensive Reading
2014-02-22 Temple University Japan Distinguished Lecturer talk. on Extensive Reading
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2013-09-14 WC2 - Seoul Reading Oceans
2013-09-14 WC2 - Seoul Writing Online Graded Materials
2013-09-14 WC2 - Seoul A Free Crowd-Sourced Website for the ER Community
2013-09-13 WC2 - Seoul The Future of ER: Going Places
2013-07-29 Shimonoseki Balance in Language Teaching
2013-06-29 JALT Vocabulary Sig What kind of vocabulary is in course books and graded readers?
2013-06-02 ER-Seminar Online Free Crowd Sourced ER
2013-05-26 Hiroshima JALT Writing Graded readers
2013-05-11 JALT Kitakyushu Online Reading and Vocabulary Environments – present and future
2013-03-16 TESOL Arabia The Missing Piece of the Puzzle
2013-03-15 TESOL Arabia The Online Graded Text Editor  w.. Charlie Browne
2013-02-23 JERA Kansai Writing Graded Readers - the Story from the Inside
2012-12-08 Nagoya University of Foreign Studies Managing an Extensive Reading program (37MB)
2012-12-.01 KOBE Story telling conference How does reading online change the reading experience?
2012-11-24 Okayama JALT Framework for assessing online vocabulary resources
2012-10-20 KOTESOL Framework for assessing online vocabulary resources
2012-10-20 KOTESOL Set your compass for reading  (commercial)
2012-10-20 KOTESOL An ocean of reading (Commercial)
2012-10-20 KOTESOL ER in Korea 10 years.
2012-10-20 KOTESOL  ER SIG Online Extensive Reading Resources
2012-10-20 JALT KOTESOL ER-Central.com Introduction
2012-10-13 JALT KOTESOL Introducing the Online Graded Text Editor
2012-10-13 JALT  ER SIG Online Extensive Reading Resources
2012-07-08 LTP Tokyo TESOL 11 Balance in language teachingHandout

TESOL 12 Getting the most out of your materials.  Handout

2012-07-07 LTP Tokyo TESOL 5 Principles of Vocabulary instruction  Handout

TESOL 6 Managing an ER program  Handout

2012-07-01 ER Sig Nagoya Graded Reading Online. What's out there? With Charlie Browne
2012-06 PAN-Sig Maximizing_Vocabulary Development with Online Resources  With Charlie Browne
2012-06 JALT Balancing Language Teaching - the case for ER
2012-04-06-7 Tokyo Principles of Vocabulary instruction

Managing an ER program

2012-03-03 Hiroshima University A framework for selecting appropriate online vocabulary learning environments
2012-02-18 LibertLit Meiji Gakuin University Why most EFL teachers do not teach literature. And what can we do about it?
2011-12-10 Nagoya University of Foreign Studies The How and Why of Extensive Reading
2011-11-25 Jeju SETA Balance in Language Teaching.  6.7mb
2011-11-20 JALT Story Story Story - Writing a great graded reader  and

Making a graded reader - issues for authors

2011-11-20 JALT The Culture of the One Correct Answer - its implications
2011-10-29 LET Osaka Extensive Reading. What Why and How.
2011-10-16 KOTESOL The Culture of the One Correct Answer - its implications
2011-9-5 ERF World Congress, Kyoto Writing Graded Readers - the inside story
2011-9-5 ERF World Congress, Kyoto A Highly-integrated Complex ER/EL Program: Problems and Prospects (with Stephen Shrader)
2011-9-4 ERF World Congress, Kyoto Announcing MoodleReader Version 2 (with Tom Robb)  No handout.
2011-9-4 ERF World Congress, Kyoto What Knowledge Do Learners Need Before Starting Extensive Reading?
2011-9-4 ERF World Congress, Kyoto Introduction to the ERF Online Self-Placement Test (with Mark Brierley)
2011-8-13 TESOL Asia Cebu The Missing piece of the puzzle.   PPT  article
2011-5-21 PAN Sig Shinshu (Plenary) Rugby players and fairy stories  (ppt)
2011-5-20 PAN Sig Shinshu Graded Readers: Directions and Surprises  (ppt)
2011-5-14 KOTESOL National conference, (web seminar) The inescapable case for Extensive Reading   Details
2011-2-13 ERJ Seminar, Okayama (Plenary) Extensive Reading in school in Japan (Ppt 14MB)
2011-1-22 KAPEE conference, Korea (Keynote) Why ER Doubles Your vocabulary (Ppt 14 MB)  Managing an ER program. the video is here.
2010-11-26 Compass Day  Jeju, Korea (Featured) Extensive Reading. What? Why? How handout?   Powerpoint (53MB!!!!!!) The video is here
2010-11-13 Compass Media Day Seoul, Korea (Featured) Easy Extensive Reading
2010-10-29 CELEA, Jinan. China ER resoSurces  setting up
2010-10-28 CELEA, Jinan, China (Keynote) The Missing piece of the puzzle, PDF slides            Powerpoint (40MB) 
2010-8-7 AsiaTEFL Hanoi Researching Vocabulary in Extensive Reading  Handout
2010-7-18 Yokohama JALT Vocabulary day Factors in Second Language Acquisition; : Opportunity, Exposure, Uptake and retention.  Powerpoint   Handout
2010-6-16 Okayama University Missing piece of the puzzle: Why rugby players like fairy stories
2010-2-14 Okayama JALT Writing a graded reader
2009-11-14- Korean KOTESOL ER symposium ER for young adult learners. : Getting Started
200-9-11-14 Korean KOTESOL ER symposium (Keynote) Promoting ER    Keynote speech powerpoint   extra sheet article
2009-10-25 KOTESOL Choosing and making Graded reading material
2009-10-24 KOTESOL Action Research in Extensive Reading
2009-10-11 Tokyo JALT Building_an_academic_vocabulary_through_reading
2009-8-22 JERA Conference Toyota (Plenary) How does ER fit the curriculum (powerpoint)
2009-7- 5 JALT ER SIG Kinki University (Keynote) Promoting ER    Keynote speech powerpoint
2009-6 ETJ Osaka, Tokyo and Nagoya Dealing with vocabulary in the Japanese classroom - handout
2008.11.23 KOTESOL Cheonan  ER colloquium (Plenary) The Missing piece of the Puzzle  (powerpoint)

This plenary talk discussed how Extensive Reading should be a part of all language programs. The accompanying article basically says word for word what was in the plenary. The same talk was given at MexTESOL and at BrazTESOL.

And here is the conference handout.

2008.11.23 KOTESOL Cheonan  ER colloquium Why some ER programs fail. (the powerpoint)
2008.11.2 JALT 2008 Discovering the world with the Footprint Reading Library
2008.05 KOTESOL Newsletter Why Extensive Reading should be an indispensable part of all language programs
2008.10.26 KOTESOL ER and reading speed presented with Kim, Hyonjung
2008.10.17 MexTESOL (Plenary) The Missing piece of the Puzzle  (powerpoint)

This plenary talk discussed how Extensive Reading should be a part of all language programs. The accompanying article basically says word for word what was in the plenary.

2008.10.18 MexTESOL Managing a Low level ER course. Handout
2008.7.17 Brazil 2008 July  (Plenary) The Missing piece of the Puzzle .

Article on the same topic

Handout of Managing a Low Level Extensive Reading Course

2008.7.5 KATE  Pukyoung University, Busan, South Korea (Featured) The Missing piece of the Puzzle .  (powerpoint 8MB)

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2008.5 / 6 ETJ 2008 Osaka, Nagoya, Tokyo Reading - Methods and applications

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ETJ 2005 Grammar in the Classroom overheads    handout

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JALT 2003 Featured Speaker presentation handout   OHTs.

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@ JALT 2003 The relationship between Extensive Reading and Extensive Listening


JALT 2003 Graded readers for Extensive reading AND Listening


JALT 2003 Researching Extensive Listening

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Contact Info:

You can contact me at the following addresses.


Rob Waring
Notre Dame Seishin University,
2-16-9 Ifuku-cho,
Okayama, Japan 700-7068
Email
waring_robertyahoo.com

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