Subject/Level: Arabic, Level 1
Unit: Greetings and Courtesies
Prior Learning: Students have been introduced to greetings, introductions, farewells, masculine and feminine forms of address, classroom commands, asking and answering “How are you?”and courtesy phrases.
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to 1) demonstrate listening and reading comprehension using greetings and courtesies related vocabulary 2) self-evaluate areas of weakness prior to assessment.
Standards: Communication, Cultures
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.
L4: Extract meaning from unknown words and phrases using context clues, word parts, and appropriate references.
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.
R5: Use structure of text, text components, and formatting to assist in understanding the text.
R8: Evaluate arguments, form an opinion and give evidence from the text to support or refute a claim.
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.
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.
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided and independent practice, closure, listening script, answer keys
Estimated Time: 45 minutes
1. Students review for assessment for the Greetings and Courtesies Unit of study.
2. Students demonstrate reading and listening comprehension using Greetings and Courtesies vocabulary.