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Lake Mills MS & HS
Level 3, 4 or 5
Introduction to African folktales through readings, music and film. This unit includes a suggested lesson plan outline.
II, III, IV, AP
"Jean-Jacques et Marie-Claire"
Flat cardboard "characters" cut from large cardboard boxes accessorized with scarves, baseball caps, etc to provide a context for grammatical presentations and practice in a playful atmosphere.
Celena Smith Reuter
III or IV
Regions project - presentational writing and speaking at the end of a unit. What is the importance of travel?
Introduction to Cultural Ideals of Beauty to
activate background and engage students.
Also it's funny to talk about hipsters.
Look at infographics in a small group (each group gets a different WixxMag Infographic) and answer questions on a process guide (interpretive reading). Share ideas in a class discussion and/or speed dating (interpersonal). Then, groups create a "sport" for a class infographic, following the same structure as the WixxMag infographics (presentational writing).
Justin F. Charles
Round Lake High School, IL
Level 1: Mardi Gras
Level 2: Quebec
Level 3: Binche
Level 4: Dunkerque