Subject: World Languages
Lesson Length: 30 - 45 mins
Grade Level: 10, 7, 8, 9
Brief Description: Students will practice the skills being learned in class by creating I-statements in the language being learned.
Know Before You Start:
This lesson provides a great opportunity to practice communicating with a classmate.
The sample comic is geared towards a Spanish class, but this lesson may be done in any language.
Pretend that you are a talk show host. Call students “on stage” to be interviewed. Ask questions such as: What is your name? What are you like? Who is your best friend?
Read and discuss the sample comic (Spanish class only)
Have students pair up with a partner and interview each other.
Activity: Have students create a comic. The comic should include:
- Their name
- What they are like
- Their partner’s name.
- What their partner is like.
Closure: Share student comics aloud with the class.
Students can work independently, in groups, or with a partner.
Allow students to use speech-to-text feature as needed.
Provide printout of the sample comic for student reference.