Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project

Mashpee Class Schedule


Location: Wôpanâak Language Center, Classroom #2, Language Department (unless otherwise noted)

483 Great Neck Road South, Mashpee, MA, 02649, 508-477-0208 x168


Subject: Building Vocabulary;  Prerequisites:  None
This class will explore Wopanaak sounds and words.  Each session will build students' vocabulary for everyday items. 
Instructor: Vonnie Brown, sbrown@wlrp.org or 508-477-0208 x176 for questions
Dates and Times:  Wednesdays, 5:30 - 6:30 PM, Starts May 10, 2017 through June 28, 2017


Subject: Total Physical Response/Full Immersion;  Prerequisites:  None
Language lives in the body.  Student will push back the desks and explore everyday actions like walking, sitting and running.
Instructor: 
Vonnie Brown, sbrown@wlrp.org or 508-477-0208 x176 for questions
Dates and Times:  Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:30 PM, Starts May 10, 2017 through June 28, 2017


Subject: Beginner Workbook;  Prerequisite:  None
This class is designed for the individual who wants to learn the beginning fundamentals Wôpanâak.  Come join us and have fun learning Wôpanâak!
Instructor: Tia Pocknett, tpocknett@wlrp.org or 508-477-0208 x176 for questions
Time:  Thursdays, 5:00 - 6:00 PM,, Starts May 11, 2017


Subject:  Transitive Inanimate Workbook; Prerequisite: Animate Intransitive  

Instructor: Tia Pocknett, tpocknett@wlrp.org or 508-477-0208 x176 for questions
Time:  Thursdays, 6:15 - 7:15 PM, Starts May 11, 2017


Subject: Elders Lunch and Learn Classes

These special elders-only (age 55+) classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday 11:30am-12:30pm in the Mashpee Wampanoag Language Classroom in partnership with Tribal Health Title VI nutrition programming for Mashpee Tribal elders.

Instructors: Toodie Coombs (tcoombs@wlrp.org) on Tuesdays, and Melanie Roderick (mroderick@wlrp.org) on Thursdays