Time to have some fun while conversing at a Food tasting ?
Try this International Food tasting project that allows for creativity while encouraging speaking both spontaneously and with guided suggestions.
1) A description of the project
2) Clear guidelines for the project.
3) Steps for pairs of students to follow as they work on project.
4) A hand out for partners to hand in to you ( to keep them on task)
5) An outline to be handed in by teams.
6) A worksheet where students plan out things to say.
7) A checklist for students to remind themselves of what to bring.
8) An evaluation sheet for you to evaluate each team.
9) Explanation for teacher How to put on La Degustación
*** I just tried this for the first time this year. The students went above and beyond. It was so rewarding to see them all speaking Spanish while having fun.