Fun idea to incorporate the “Elf on the shelf” into your Spanish class with “El duende”. Students can describe where he is.
I think Elf on the Shelf is a great way to bring some fun into the classroom. I blogged about the idea yesterday. I shared some cultural situations the elf could present my classroom with, as well as some basic examples that would allow me to get in more repetitions with basic holiday vocabulary. I must confess I was most excited about all of the cultural ideas I came up with, but I also know that students need to be able to discuss their own culture and celebrations before they can compare/contrast to a another.
Before beginning Elf on a Shelf, I decided that I would be the one to name him. I know that a big part of the experience is naming the elf with your family, but this is hard to do with three different classes. Sure, I could have created three different names, but honestly I know I…
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