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PBL in the TL · 7h ago

Worth It

I don't think I'd ever heard the words "...will major in K-12 Spanish education" on gradua...
PBL in the TL · 3d ago

Hot Seat Support Groups

Blogging is just the beginning. It gives students a starting point, a place to hash out what they can--and want to--say about their goals and progress. Their compañeros can check in on them ...
PBL in the TL · 1W ago

Project-Based Blogging in Spanish

If my students learn nothing else in my class, they will learnhow to set a goal andhow to ...
PBL in the TL · 2W ago

DIY Reading Practice for the AAPPL Test

Studies suggest that students do better on tests with familiar formats. I'm afraid I was remiss in preparing my students for the AAPPL test, for even though I have been kind of obsessed with...
PBL in the TL · 2W ago

Final Reflection Video Portfolios

Things were going pretty smoothly with my Can-Do based portfolios and Flubaroo badges. But not smoothly enough. Not for me.This has been a common theme for me this year, despite admonitions ...
PBL in the TL · 4W ago

Seesaw Insight: Casting Call Selfies

Two of my favorite Seesaw features are drawing and labels. Combine them with comments and student selfies, and you can have a quick and easy casting call!The casting call can be used to demo...
PBL in the TL · 1M ago

#SCOLT17 CI Struggles and Solutions

I've been on a bit of a CI roller coaster since iFLT last summer. I kicked off the year with some kickin' PQA that kids really seemed to get into, a little of the ol' "persona especial"--whi...
PBL in the TL · 1M ago

15 Facebook Pages for Spanish #AuthRes

OK, our kids are probably too cool for Facebook now. Moms--and grandmas (and dads and gran...
PBL in the TL · 1M ago

Everything Came Together Today!

So throwing a bunch of ideas into Common Curriculum and then sorting them out as I went, it worked super well today! I managed to connect grammar, music, and project goals as if I weren't ki...
PBL in the TL · 1M ago

Small Group Speaking Assessment

The level of confidence I saw in the final round of assessments last semester--after the tearful season mid-semester--it completely convinced me that this is how I want to assess going forwa...