I have college students who come to teach in my classroom who struggle with teaching young kids so I have collected some tips I shared with them over the years. I would love to hear from some other "veteran teachers" (Yes, those college students call me "ma'am" and it breaks my heart a little every … Continue reading Little Language Learners- What I have learned
I learned at iFLT 2016 that using the interests of your students goes a LONG way to providing compelling input and building community. So I knew I wanted to do something with Pokémon Go. Here is what I have been doing in class and my future plans. After the first few days of asking ¿Adónde fuiste? (Where … Continue reading ¡Pokémon Go! What I am doing in my classroom?
I got this idea from Keith Toda when he wrote about a post reading activity called Stultus. He got the idea from James Hosler, a fellow CI Latin teacher in Ohio. I took his idea and changed it to fit my K-8 Spanish classroom. There are two versions. REVIEWING A STORY (Listening) After telling a story in … Continue reading ¡PARA!- review game