Investigating patriotism in the target country

Investigating patriotism in the target country

ACTFL goal areas: cultures, communities, comparisons Level: intermediate and above Learning objectives: analyze perspectives related to patriotism; compare the concept of patriotism between the target culture and students’ own culture Directions After providing...
Memes in the target language

Memes in the target language

ACTFL goal areas: communication Level: beginner and above Learning objectives: understand humor in the target language; use language creatively by developing a caption for a meme Directions Ask students to work individually and search on Instagram hashtags related to...
Analyzing language use in social media

Analyzing language use in social media

ACTFL goal areas: cultures, communication Level: intermediate and above Learning objectives: evaluate formal and informal language use on Facebook page; reflect on students’ language use on their own Facebook profile and recognize the importance of responsible social...