Title: Los Paises Hispanos
This lesson will introduce beginning Spanish students to basic reading skills needed to comprehend material in another language while also providing basic information on Spanish speaking countries.
Standard(s): [LOE] ML1 (9-12) 8: Identify similarities and differences between words in the target language and in English, including pronunciation, intonation, stress patterns, and simple written conventions of language.
Title: Russian Calendar: Seasons and Months
The purpose of this lesson is to acquire appropriate calendar vocabulary for future use in exercises, dialogues and everyday conversations. This lesson should be followed by a series of lessons on perfecting the knowledge of the newly acquired vocabulary, learning how to use it in speech situations, identifying and giving out the dates and days of the week for particular events, etc.
Standard(s): [LOE] ML1 (9-12) 9: Compare holidays and celebrations of a target culture with those of the United States.
Title: Body Parts auf Deutsch
This lesson is good for first-year students learning the German words for body parts. Using music and the Internet, students will practice vocabulary and pronunciation.
Standard(s): [LOE] ML (6-8) 8: Relate vocabulary of the target language to vocabulary of other subject areas.