Time to have some fun while conversing at a Food tasting ?
Try this International Food tasting project that allows for creativity while encouraging speaking both spontaneously and with guided suggestions.
1) A description of the project
2) Clear guidelines for the project.
3) Steps for pairs of students to follow as they work on project.
4) A hand out for partners to hand in to you ( to keep them on task)
5) An outline to be handed in by teams.
6) A worksheet where students plan out things to say.
7) A checklist for students to remind themselves of what to bring.
8) An evaluation sheet for you to evaluate each team.
9) Explanation for teacher How to put on La Degustación
*** I just tried this for the first time this year. The students went above and beyond. It was so rewarding to see them all speaking Spanish while having fun. They really enjoyed themselves and so did I !