Kahoot Fun, without One to One!

Kahoot Fun, without One to One!

Y'all I am more obsessed with Kahoot than my kids... for real... and they have a real obsession. They ask for it every day.... I haven't even shown them Quizlet Live! or Textivate Competitive Mode yet.... So much fun to come! I have a class set of chrome books in my classroom. I am VERY…
Brain Breaks Part 13: Chopsticks

Brain Breaks Part 13: Chopsticks

Hello my friends! I hope you're enjoying your weekend! :) Honeymoon was wonderful and everyone, EVERYONE must visit Cuba before they die... Thank you to those of you who wished us well while you were here in NOLA for ACTFL, and thank you for all your emails and messages of love! We are so lucky!…
Picture Talk for Compelling Comprehensible Culture!

Picture Talk for Compelling Comprehensible Culture!

One of my favorite things to present on is how to deliver highly engaging, highly compelling comprehensible input while talking about culture! Culture, for me, used to be such a challenge  to "teach" while staying in the target language. I desperately wanted to go in depth with my students and share with them my passion…
Photo Release and Consent Form

Photo Release and Consent Form

I know you wouldn't know it lately, BUT one of my favorite things to do to support teachers around the world is post photos of my classroom (on my Facebook page, Twitter, and Instagram) and videos of my lessons on my YouTube channel. Each student's privacy is protected by FERPA so it is imperative that I…
Brain Breaks Part 12: LIVE! with La Loca

Brain Breaks Part 12: LIVE! with La Loca

I have the most fun when I get to present on Brain Breaks. Mostly because I love seeing teachers light up the same way my students do when they experience brain breaks! I also get so elated seeing the "wheels" turn in Teacher's brains because as soon as they "get it" they start creating their…
TPR: My Gestures…

TPR: My Gestures…

HOLA!!!! I have been promising this blog for MONTHS.... In July, I started filming Boomerang's of me, doing my gestures. These are hysterical little videos, but TOTALLY impractical. It wasn't until I saw Elissa McLean's video that I thought, I should really just FILM all of my gestures and post, because uploading all of this…