A Year in F7 – Week 28

Monday, March 11th, Day 123 1.) Discussion/One Word Image a.) Character creation (physical characteristics/preferences/fears/talents) b.) Problem: use generic problems first, then specific NOTA BENE: I have found that discussing the characters possible problems briefly in English is way more efficient and clear that trying to stay in the TL.  After we settle on two or …

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A Year in F7 – Week 26

MONDAY, February 25th, Day 114 OWI – Character creation (animal) Reflection: I chose “animal” as the category because Wednesday’s Watch and Discuss/Movie Talk activity involves an animal, and the class character could be used in an alternate version of the story. I followed Mike Peto’s character creation sequence, and included brain breaks whenever I felt …

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A Year in F7 – Week 18

Monday – December 10th, Day 80 Calendar Talk Ludus/Discussion - Saturnalia vs. Christmas NB: My teaching context is a private, Christian school, so this is the dominate holiday.  It would probably be a more interesting discussion to include students who celebrate other December/Winter holidays. I created this survey to help facilitate the conversation. Listen and Draw …

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