Edpuzzle is a website that allows you to insert questions to videos you link or upload. It is one of my favorite practice or assessment tools. You can use a video you find on the internet, or you can upload your own video and work from there! Essentially, the students watch a video you choose… Read More Edpuzzle Ideas in Foreign Language
Have you ever been to a conference that just totally rocks your teaching methods and everything you’ve done so far in your teaching career? I attended a TPRS Training that did just that! It really helped jumpstart my journey into comprehensible input and various methods you can use to deliver it to your students. The… Read More Comprehensible Input Journey: Crazy Conference Capers
Do your students love Quizlet Live as much as mine do? We’re totally obsessed. I was getting a little worried my students would get sick of it, but then I discovered this post on Quizlet Live Variations and had to test them out with my middle and high school students. Quizlet Live Variations: I decided… Read More Quizlet Live Variations in Spanish Class
Retakes can seem overwhelming at first, but with the right system in place, it gets easier to handle! My goal as a Spanish teacher is to help my students become proficient. In my first years of teaching, I was never against retakes but, I did struggle with how to organize retakes in a way that… Read More Retakes: How to Create a System that Works!
February is almost over, and the world is starting to turn green for March. Because it’s spring? Not quite.. more like because St. Patrick’s Day is around the corner! St. Patrick’s Day is a fun holiday, but it’s hard to enjoy St. Patrick’s Day in Spanish class because it feels like it has nothing to… Read More St. Patrick’s Day in Spanish Class – Ideas and Activities
Feeling like you’re stuck in a rut with your writing activities? This fun combo makes for great practices with lots of laughter! Our Spanish Is are currently in the chapter where they work on venir and acabar de. We’ve introduced the concepts and have been practicing with them for awhile. I wanted to give them… Read More Writing Activities: Spin a Sentence + Telephone Pictionary