Subject/Level: Italian, Level 1
Prior Learning: Students have been introduced to expressing preferences and vocabulary for outdoor activities.
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to discuss opinions and preferences regarding leisure activities.
L1: Demonstrate command of conventions and grammar when writing and speaking. L2: Demonstrate command of conventions of capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. L5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative expression, word relationships, and nuances in language. R1: Read closely and state meaning of text. Give specific examples from text to support conclusions. R9: Use two or more texts or cross-media materials to compare and contrast or build knowledge. R10: Use acquired techniques and strategies to read complex texts independently. W2: Write a sequential, organized text to inform. W4: Present information clearly demonstrating consideration of perspective, purpose, and audience. W5: Develop and strengthen writing through planning, revising, editing, rewriting or trying a new approach. W10: Write frequently on a variety of topics for a variety of purposes. SL1: Participate effectively in a range of conversations demonstrating the ability to understand the ideas of others and clearly express your own. SL2: Evaluate and use information from diverse media to understand and communicate. SL3: Evaluate a speaker’s perspective, purpose and audience by the use of rhetoric, tone, and non-verbal cues. SL6: Adapt speech to a variety of contexts, audiences, and situations using the culturally appropriate registers and conventions.
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided notes, guided and independent practice, closure, answer keys
Estimated Time: 55 minutes
1. Students are introduced to adjectives for leisure activities.
2. Students practice expressing preferences and providing reasons with writing and speaking activities.