Subject/Level: Russian, Level I
Unit: Time and Date
Prior Learning: Students are familiar with ordinal numbers 1st -20th.
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to interpret, reconstruct and express the date in Russian.
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
L5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative expression, word relationships, and nuances in language
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided notes, guided and independent practice, dice, answer keys
Estimated Time: 60 minutes
1. Students learn and exercise the formula for expressing the date.
2. Students reinforce learning with an interactive activity.
Anticipatory Set: (10 minutes)
1. Students prepare for this lesson by reviewing ordinal numbers in Russian.
2. Teacher reviews answers. Teacher may lead students in a choral repletion of the ordinal numbers, as preferred.