We hope you enjoyed the presentation and have an idea or two for a new CULTURE inspired unit.
Which column of topics would interest the students (and you) more?
You can create culture-based units that still cover the traditional topics on the curriculum. Look at what each topic still covers (marked in yellow).
A day in the life of street children, then compare to day in the life of a <bullfighter, athlete, singer, etc> (Inpired by Kaitlyn M.)
Korean Baseball Game
Talk about another family before talking about theirs.
Describing people lesson ideas
Chispas para Año Nuevo (Haz clic en Año Nuevo)
NOW there’s a reason to learn dates! No purpose in an intro unit.
Covering the 5 C’s…
Covering the 5 C’s!
Art lesson ideas
In level one, start by describing Frida’s self-portraits instead of traditional “Who I am” units. Also she represents how to be proud of who you are. This avoids the attention on the students describing themselves.