Creating curated cultural e-portfolios

Creating curated cultural e-portfolios

ACTFL goal areas: cultures, comparisons, connections Level: intermediate and above Learning objectives: develop an in-depth understanding of a cultural topic of interest; create a curated cultural e-portfolio Directions At home students add a photo or video to their...
Instapoetry in the target language

Instapoetry in the target language

ACTFL goal areas: cultures, communication Level: beginner and above Learning objectives: explore a new writing genre; use language and visual resources creatively Directions Decide on an Instagram hashtag and share it with students (e.g., #UAItalian201). Provide...
Discovering different everyday cultural practices

Discovering different everyday cultural practices

ACTFL goal areas: cultures, comparisons Level: intermediate and above Learning objectives: recognize cultural variations within the same country and across different countries where the target language is spoken; compare everyday cultural practices with students’ own...
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...