Students will be able to identify and determine the masculine, feminine or neuter gender of nouns.
Standards: Communication, Comparisons
L1: Demonstrate command of conventions and grammar when writing and speaking
L5: Demonstrate understanding of figurative expression, word relationships, and nuances in language
R8: Evaluate arguments, form an opinion and give evidence from the text to support or refute a claim
Materials Used: anticipatory set, guided notes, guided and independent practice, answer keys, crayons or markers
Estimated Time: 60 minutes
1. Students are introduced to gender classifications in Russian.
2. Students practice this skill with reading activities.