Teaching Spanish w/ Comprehensible Input
Reading, Storytelling, and Ideas for Technology use in the Target Language.
Monday, April 24, 2017
French Resources for The Vampire and the Dentist
Revisiting a blog post from January 2013 PLNs are the BEST! Today Elisabeth Hayles contacted me and shared the documents that she made ...
Thursday, April 20, 2017
The Crossword Train
I can personally testify to the power of reading when acquiring a second language. Because of that personal experience, I make every effort ...
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Spanish Commands and Cooking
Hypothesis: Connecting cooking to subject matter will increase student interest in a larger percentage of students than teaching the subjec...
Saturday, April 1, 2017
The MANDATO Challenge: Spanish Commands
Have you ever thought of how often you hear commands throughout your day or how often you say a command ? It has to be one of the most use...
Friday, March 17, 2017
Air Writing & Palm Writing - A Fun Friday Activity
Brain breaks are a good idea because they're a necessity. Your students need that little bit of down time with a physical activity that ...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
El Escape Cubano, Chaper 6-11
This is the 3rd of 3 posts with explanations of the activities than can be used when reading Mira Canion's novel, El Escape Cubano . You...
Friday, March 10, 2017
El Escape Cubano, chapters 1-5
After you have introduced your students to Cuba through discussions, photos, and videos, and pre-taught vocabulary that students will enco...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
1st Attempt of Ben Slavic's Invisibles Lesson
I've been reading about the Invisibles by Ben Slavic, for over 6 months, so today I decided it was time to give it a try with my Spanish...
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Thank You CI Authors!
While reading a student novel last week , I had a deeper appreciation and realization of how fortunate we are , as second language teachers,...
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