Who Live the Longest- Some people live for a hundred years or even
more. Many of these live in either the Mediterranean region, or in parts
of rural Japan, and Russia. What is their secret? Here is a simple activity
I used in order to get people thinking.
in Movies- Students will listen for and recognize different levels
of politeness in a dialogue.
Playing/Simulation- Role playing/simulation is an extremely valuable
method for L2 learning. It encourages thinking and creativity, lets students
develop and practice new language and behavioral skills in a relatively
non-threatening setting, and can create the motivation and involvement
necessary for learning to occur.
Lesson: Vacation Commercials- It gives the students a chance to show
their abilities not only to use language, but to plan, organize, and put
into action a task which is given to them. It also allows them to take
responsibility for their learning as well.
Cards- To get the student used to answering general questions at a
level that resembles normal speech. To give the students conversational
The Amazon- The
student will recall information from a story, which is read aloud. Label
various objects in the "classroom Amazon." identify nouns.
The Family- Students
will do an activity that will give them the opportunity to form a "family".