Tag Archives: games

CI Midwest Takeaways 2

It’s been about a busy month since CI Midwest took place but we finally have some time to post a few more of our thoughts and takeaways. Notes from Justin Slocum Bailey’s (@indwellinglang) session:

Posted in Discussion/Methodology, Lesson Plans | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buzz Reading

This technique I stumbled upon while thinking of a way to practice reading our class story. I love ringing the classroom bell (a great prop, especially when teaching about the 89 year old Paletero in Chicago who received over $380,000). … Continue reading

Posted in Storytelling, TPRS | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sims in Spanish

Sim games are pretty popular among teenagers, and with this game in Spanish, students can practice their Spanish vocabulary of building a house and creating an avatar. Según el sitio: “¿Qué es Habbo? Habbo es una comunidad virtual dirigida a … Continue reading

Posted in iPads, Web2.0 Technology | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Trivia

As other teachers have pointed out, Trivia Crack is the latest craze in app-games. The best part is you can play this game in Spanish. Have students “challenge” each other or create a class tournament. Sure, some of the questions … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Web2.0 Technology | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Using Whiteboards in FL class

My students love using individual mini-whiteboards. If you don’t have a class set: get one now! There are several budget-easy options. The first one, is to go to a hardware store such as Menards, Home Depot, etc. Look for a … Continue reading

Posted in Games | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Adivina Quien Guess Who Spanish game

I know many teachers would love to play the game Guess Who in Spanish to practice descriptions in their early level classes. Teacher’s Catalogue’s offer the game Guess Who or the Spanish vesion Adivina Quién for $25-35 dollars. I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lesson Plans | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Ser and Adjectives flashcard game

Want a more engaging way to teach adjective agreement. This flashcard game makes it fun and easy, especially for those visual students. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Ser-Adjectives-Flashcards Students will match the correct subject pronoun, the correct form of the verb ser, and the correct … Continue reading

Posted in Flashcards, Games | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Food Vocab Bingo

Continuing with our last blog in regards to food, today we present you a fun game that is great to practice vocabulary and increase vocabulary. Instead of just playing Bingo and calling out the word in English and having them … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lesson Plans, Resources | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment