Learning a language made easy: 5-week Crash Course

TweetWeek Two: Learning Vocabulary in a New Language Learning vocabulary in a new language is obviously vital. This week, we will focus on learning vocabulary. Please note that you will learn a lot of vocabulary through reading, speaking to people, listening and any activity that immerses you in your target language, which we will explore… Read More Learning a language made easy: 5-week Crash Course

Teaching World Languages: 20 Zero-or-no Prep Activities

TweetTeaching World Languages: 20 Zero-or-no Prep Activities One of my very favorite things about teaching world languages is that while you need to be really structured and focused on the skills we’re teaching, we also get a lot of opportunities to have a lot of fun. The time that we spend in the target language… Read More Teaching World Languages: 20 Zero-or-no Prep Activities

Language Learning Journals: Novice-level Prompts

TweetLanguage Learning Journals: Novice-level Prompts Start with The 5-Week Linguist Audio Training. This audio training will show you how long it will take to reach your language goals and where to focus your time and efforts.  Get your tools ready: My iphone with the following apps:  Voice Memos, but any that records will do. Google… Read More Language Learning Journals: Novice-level Prompts

Language Teaching: 5 Weeks of Low and No Prep Fun- Week 5

TweetLanguage Teaching: 5 Weeks of Low and No Prep Fun- Week 5 Looking for some fun, low prep activities to incorporate into your language teaching repertoire? Have a look at these activities that can be adapted to any language and any level. Talking During Class Beginner/A. Basically, they have to be able to say words-… Read More Language Teaching: 5 Weeks of Low and No Prep Fun- Week 5