spring scavenger hunt

Spring Scavenger Hunt for World Language Students

This is my FAVORITE time of the year for getting OUTSIDE with my classes. If I can't be outside, I still like to create opportunities for lots of MOVEMENT with my students! I wanted to revive a SUPER FUN activity that I blogged about a few years ago! At the time, I was working at…
Favorite Game for World Language Classrooms

Favorite Game for World Language Classrooms

At the beginning of this month, I led a free workshop called Moving Through March! I introduced teachers to some of my favorite games for World Language classrooms. March is such a long month, and motivating our students is incredibly challenging. In fact, getting engagement in some classes this year is like PULLING TEETH! #theapathyisREAL…
Backwards Charades

Backwards Charades

I texted Mary Overton this morning because I can't remember who I learned Backwards Charades from. I know it was while I was teaching at Skinner Middle School in Denver, and it may have been Mary who taught me or maybe she learned it from someone else! Regardless, it is a wicked awesome game! Last…