150pt project on Food
Makes students pick from 3 areas of language comprehension.
Vocab/Spelling . Composition . Conversation
They have to pick at least 1 item from each area, and need a total of 150pts to finish the project. They may work in groups but always must earn their own 150pts.
Please see the work they can choose below:
Spelling - Students pick their own 25 food related words. Encourages them to pick words they need/want to know and are more likely to use. 25pts
Make Flash Cards with spelling words on them. 25pts
Make a drawing or cut photos out of magazine and label each spelling item. This could be a booklet or poster board (or any creative display) : 25pts
Conjugate 10 verbs that have to do with eating/ordering food and put them in sentences. 30pts
Write a 5 day food journal tracking what you eat. Use provided journal page. 30 pts
Find a Spanish recipe (written in English) and transpose it to Spanish.
Write out the origins of where this dish could be from, all ingredients used, and how to make, bake, and any other details about this dish. 35 pts
20 Bonus Points if you make the dish with your family and write about it in English on social media talking about the Spanish roots and background of the dish! (take a picture of your post)
Write a children’s book using some of your spelling words. This must contain at least 20 of the spelling words and be at least 15 pages. Please include illustrations including the front cover. Be creative! 45 pts.
Skit: Get a group of friends and write skit about cooking dinner, having dinner, or traveling and experiencing the food of the culture. Use 15 spelling words minimum and have fun with it! (send video to me) 60 pts
Bonus Points Optional: Perform Live in class: +40 pts
Go to a Mexican Restaurant or other Spanish influenced cuisine where staff speaks Spanish and order your food in Spanish. Have your server sign off that you spoke in Spanish to him/her the whole time you were there. 30 pts.
Sit and talk to me about your favorite foods, meals, or something you want to try. I will ask questions so be ready! 20 pts.