Once upon a time…

Reading and Writing Stories in the World Language Classroom presented at the Maryland Foreign Language Association Fall Conference, October 13th, 2012. [download: Presentation Slides, Presentation Notes] Why do we use storytelling in the language classroom? Stories are a natural fit for the language classroom.  More than any other activity, they encapsulate the …

Meditatio Lectionis

[download the Meditatio Lectionis] This notes page, Meditatio Lectionis, is intended for use with an authentic Latin reading.  Generally the reading will be text that is slightly above the students’ level of mastery, and students will learn to use this process to work through a reading.  At the end of this …