Teaching Spanish w/ Comprehensible Input
Reading, Storytelling, and Ideas for Technology use in the Target Language.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Charlala.com - Great Features using the DrawRoom and creating DrawSets
In my previous blog post I wrote about using the DrawRoom of the website Charlala.com for: - Weekend Chats - Learning about Classmates - ...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Student Engagement & Charlala.com in the WL Classroom
Don't you love it when someone creates a new tool that, as soon as you learn about it, your mind starts thinking of numerous ways you ca...
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Student Recommended Spanish Books for SSR
I don't know if the warm spring weather has transformed my students into verbally appreciative readers or if there's some type o...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Absent Students: Catching Up on Missed Chapters
An absent student = a student that can easily fall behind in class. You can post what students missed on an online platform so they can stay...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Countdown: A Listening Activity for the WL Classroom
Countdown is a listening activity/game in which students listen to 5 clues about the name of a person, or a word. The goal is to guess ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
One Word Images in the World Language Classroom
PD in Philadelphia w/ Krista In early March, the other 3 members of my World Language department and I traveled to Philadelphia for a 2-...
Sunday, December 9, 2018
(Leave) Grammar at the Door
In May of 2017 I wrote a blog post about how I use passwords with my Spanish students when I greet them at the door. (To read more about pas...
Saturday, November 24, 2018
"Risky Business" - A Game for World Language Classrooms
I enjoy playing games in my Spanish class to provide additional comprehensible input, and so do my students, but did you ever play a game wi...
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