Colorful clipart visuals for verbal communication, written practice or testing. With this product as well as all of Maestra Mapache's activities, you are receiving a multi-use product that will give you opportunity to reuse in new ways again and again throughout the year. This powerpoint is set #3 and each slide is formatted as a task card with colorful borders for use as a cutting guide to hand out for seat work. Examples of some of the images in this set: Locker, Bulletin Board, Rubber Band, File Cabinet. Please see thumbnail for a complete list.
What is included in this powerpoint:
- 6 slides (4 images each) of class object clipart including a classroom scene
- List of represented vocabulary; over 50 classroom objects are represented by the clipart including Spanish 1 common textbook objects and objects for advanced learners.
- Interactive questions and open-ended responses
- Daily lesson suggestions
- Prepositions of placement mini-lesson slide
- Expansion activity suggestions for advanced and accelerated learners
"Images worth a thousand words". Images are independent of student skill level because you will utilize these images for open-ended responses without time frame restrictions and to convey multiple opinions and messages. Images are a flexible tool so the teacher can designate the topic, conversation or quantity of words that may be needed in daily lessons. Images can also be used to introduce or reinforce your unit and your students will be inspired to learn and internalize words and expressions that are important to them in their discussions.
Instead of the transference generally associated with showing a word in one language and then translating it into the second language, avoid the transference by using images to stimulate word association and conversation. The brain is an amazing tool and can use images to help commit vocabulary to memory. Temple Grandin referred to it as “thinking in pictures”. What an enjoyable way to produce communication.
How many other ways can you think of to utilize these pictures? How many questions or statements can be created about the items? Students can use these images for simple identification or they can spiral into more complex communication and detail the benfits of using certain objects for a particular class activity. During your market unit, put the cards into your office supply store and students can use them in a purchase transaction.
As always, Maestra Mapache has first created these activities and used in her own classroom. Secondly these activities are designed to be adaptable to any of your lesson units and the vocabulary has been prepared with terminology to allow the teacher flexibility in lesson preparation.
Maestra Mapache Creations has coordinated these thematic collections of images and vocabulary to be your versatile tool for both verbal and written activities. Enrich your current curriculum units and put valuable time back in your hands.
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Please see my other related resources below:
Bilingual Classroom Vocabulary Reference
Class Object Survey Activity
Daily Classroom Interaction Bundle; Questions, Commands and Other Expressions
Class Object Images Task Cards Bundle Sets 1 - 4