Students will be able to express the date in Italian.
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, closure, dice, answer keys
Estimated Time: 60 minutes
1. Students learn and exercise the formula for expressing the date.
2. Students reinforce learning with writing activities.