Brain Breaks Part 7: Partes del Cuerpo

Brain Breaks Part 7: Partes del Cuerpo

I have talked about this Brain Break in some of my recent Webinars and Presentations but I thought I would write a short blog describing it too. I really love Brain Breaks that I can teach and model IN THE TARGET LANGUAGE. This is one of them. Get your students up, and tell them to…
Best Valentine’s Day EVER!

Best Valentine’s Day EVER!

I am so annoyed that I couldn't have TRIED this with students BEFORE today, so that I could have shared it for y'all to use TODAY! Darn it! Well, save this post for next Valentine's Day because OH MY GOSH this lesson was DY-NO-MITE and you can TOTALLY use it for multiple levels (I am…
OWL in my CI classroom

OWL in my CI classroom

OWL stands for Organic World Languages. Last spring, Darcy Rogers, who is the founder of OWL came to my school to do a workshop with our WL teachers. Up until that point, I had felt very alone in my department as far as how language should be acquired and taught. She was an outside voice…