Pecha Kucha about 17 Listening Activities

Pecha Kucha about 17 Listening Activities

A huge THANKS to Thomas Sauer for organizing the first ACTFL PowerShare session using a Pecha Kucha presentation style, aka 20 pictures showing for 20 seconds each while someone presents (quickly). It was a fun, fast way to get (and share) a lot of information. Pecha...
Hispanics in the World

Hispanics in the World

Finding good authentic videos for class can consume hours of planning time. Here are two gems I found this month that I can’t wait to try in class. 1. Fox News Latino has a whole site of videos and stories. Most are in English, but they show so much culture....
Circle It!

Circle It!

Authentic videos are great to show culture and language at the same time. I’ve found that my students learn more from the video when I give them a quick activity to check what they understand. “Circle it” is an EASY and QUICK activity to make. 1)...