How would you describe your favorite animal? Tall? Spotted? Level 1 students were having some fun in class this week using our adjectives to practice describing our new vocabulary words….gli animali!! In class, we used the app Chatterpix to describe the animals and have them come to life with that description. Students had fun finding … More Come sono gli animali?
Each year, during the weeks after February vacation, students of all levels prepare a project for World Language Week. In level 1, we spend time getting to know the regions of Italy and each student is responsible for one. They create T-shirts, painted with the region’s flag and other important information. The culmination of this … More World Language Week – Level 1
During the month of January, level 1 students were focusing on learning clothing vocabulary. For a culminating activity before our test, students worked in groups to create a fashion show for each season. Using the green screen, students were able to transport themselves to different climates so they show off their different outfits. This project … More Fashion Show Videos
After using this activity with D block yesterday, which you can find in my previous post, I repeated the project with my other freshmen class. This class produced pictures that were just as great as the other class. I really thought this was a fun activity and that the students enjoyed creating these pictures. Enjoy!
Level 1 is working on learning their adjectives in Italian. With adjectives, students are able to put what they are learning into “real life situations” by describing themselves and others. To get ready for our quiz coming up, students were asked to create a word cloud using adjectives that describe them. Using the website Tagul, … More Adjective “selfie” clouds
As we have successfully wrapped up Term 1 and are back in the swing of things after a choppy November schedule, I felt it was a great time to check-in with each student in level 1. This was a great opportunity to talk one-on-one with each student and speak about their progress and goals for … More Student check-ins