Let it SNOW! Let it GO!

Let it SNOW! Let it GO!

Sometimes you have plans to teach all about el Tió de Nadal  and introduce the class' official Tió on the 8th of December... Just like they're doing in Cataluña. Then, once every blue moon, it snows in southern Louisiana. When that happens you throw all plans to the wind and you Let it Go. So much…
¡MATAMOSCAS!

¡MATAMOSCAS!

Every time I talk about WHY I teach the way I teach I mention that I struggled (and failed) Spanish all through my school career. One of the few things I remember really enjoying from my classes was the game ¡MATAMOSCAS! (fly swatter). We play it as a fiesta game or as a game when…
Simplifying my December!

Simplifying my December!

I thought I would share a few of the ways I take ONE video or ONE song and make it "fit" into the various levels that I teach. In my last blog, I talked about how overwhelmed I have been feeling and how for December I planned to use Dustin Williamson's brilliant unit for Navidad…