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Upper School Student News - April


Upper School Spanish News April - Student Projects

“Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things.”- Flora Lewis

During the past month, some Upper School 2 Spanish students decided to play the role of a Spanish teacher during their regular Spanish lessons. Each student prepared a lesson to give to their classmates in their group. The lessons varied from Geography, Math, Science, language, cooking, commercials, and dancing. They did it all!

My role as a guide was to be a student and join the lesson. All the lessons were given in Spanish with very little English or no English at all.

“I love the geography of Europe and I love Spanish, so I decided to do my lesson on things I love. I made flash cards, and students matched the names of the countries in English and Spanish. I also asked questions about the location of each country, played World Bingo, and sang a song about South American capitals. Everyone was involved!” - Lillie C.

“We decided to make a com…