Subject/Level: Arabic, Level 1
Unit: Personal Identification
Prior Learning: Students have been introduced to adjective agreement with gender and quantity as well as subject pronouns.
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to describe themselves using the verb laysa with adjective agreement.
Standards: Communication, Comparisons
L1: Demonstrate command of conventions and grammar when writing and speaking.
L2: Demonstrate command of conventions of capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
L3: Apply knowledge of language functions in order to affect comprehension and expression across contexts.
L5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative expression, word relationships, and nuances in language.
SL1: Participate effectively in a range of conversations demonstrating the ability to understand the ideas of others and clearly express your own.
SL3: Evaluate a speaker’s perspective, purpose and audience by the use of rhetoric, tone, and non-verbal cues.
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided notes, guided and independent practice, answer keys
Estimated Time: 50 minutes
1.Students are introduced to the verb “laysa”.
2.Students learn to describe themselves using the verb “laysa” (I am / I am not) with adjective agreement.
3.Students reinforce learning through writing activities and surveying others.