Etiqueta: MFL

Conversation starters

Whether you are a communicative language teacher à la Jack Richards or a freestyling libertarian pedagogue à la Ivan Illich, you probably think that nothing is more important (and complicated) than language production. Arguably, nothing is harder than getting your students to speak or write creatively. That is why conversation starters can be a great […]

Essay peer review I

A-Level Paper 2 (AQA) Storytelling seems to be everywhere these days, and for good reasons: it is the most effective way to connect emotionally and intellectually with an audience. Set up your MFL students for success with this intro to essay peer review, a storytelling/roleplaying resource that will teach them how to evaluate an essay. […]

Creative Writing

The Art of Flash Fiction in the Spanish Class ÍNSULA BARATARIA brings you a creative writing activity because we are all about sharing and caring about MFL. Creative writing should not remain an arcane practice limited to those among us who fancy call themselves writers: it is the surest method to learn a language in […]