Tag Archives: communication

Bulletin Board 2012

In conjunction with my switch to a more proficiency based classroom, I decided to dedicate one of my bulletin boards this year to proficiency levels and the four modes of communication. The main bulletin board I used for the Listening … Continue reading

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Communication Rubric

This year we are adopting a proficiency-based classroom based on the goal of communication. All of our formal assessments will be done using proficiency-based rubrics and standards. This change in format would not have been possible without my colleagues from … Continue reading

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Sticking to Spanish

One of the biggest struggles when you have a class of 20-30 students is to engage them in speaking the language. While obviously it would be nice to converse with them one-on-one or pair them up with a native speaker, … Continue reading

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Spanish Speaking Activities

The whole point of learning a foreign language is to be able to communicate. Our students need to be practicing speaking as often in possible in Spanish classes. During certain activities our goal may be very specific. Sometimes we want … Continue reading

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Spanish Conversation Speaking Cards

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Spanish-Conversation-Cards-Oral-Speaking-Activity With winter break approaching, many teachers may be looking for some ideas and lessons to use the last few days before break. Well, you’ve found it. This lesson is ready to print and implement right away. Can be used … Continue reading

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