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From KNILT

What is Total Physical Response?

1. Learning Theory
Innate bio-program for language learning via physical movement.


2. Language Theory
Innate bio-program for language learning via physical movement.


3. Teacher & Students’ Role
The teacher is the director of all student behavior. Later, students act as directors of the teacher and themselves, too.


4. Techniques

  • Commands
  • Role reversal
  • Action sequence