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…
Milking a Video Chat: Part 1

Milking a Video Chat: Part 1

Darcy Pippins posted this awesome YouTube video on the iFLT/CI Facebook page during Christmas break and it was the first lesson I did when we came back to school. I used it as a video chat because as I have said before, you can use ONE video for ALL classes and just differentiate the language…
Dichos ROCK! Teaching idioms in a CI classroom.

Dichos ROCK! Teaching idioms in a CI classroom.

Click here for a Google Slide Show which I will update as I add dichos throughout the year. This year I decided I would start including "dichos" in Spanish class. Dichos are idioms. They are often SO funny and SO different from English. The students find them hysterical, and they learn SO much new vocabulary…