I use this for weekly writing prompts in my Spanish 1 class, but it is perfect for any world language.
Just project one of these images on the screen and ask simple questions about it verbally to prepare your students to write. Then, have them
Get to know you class conversation for the first day of a new class.
Students talk to one another to discover similar interests. This sets up the class to have a positive environment where students feel comfortable with each other. It also makes
This rubric is easy to use and aligns to the ACTFL proficiency guidelines.
Space is worked in to leave positive notes for your students, as well as suggestions for improvement.
If you like this rubric, check out my Level 2 Speaking
Introduce the textbook to your class so that they are able to easily navigate it throughout the course. This is a great idea for a first language class, as students don't typically know how to find what they need in a world language textbook.