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Breaking Down Foreign Stereotypes

This is a fun first week of school activity for your world language students.  Divide the students into small groups and ask them to make a list of all the stereotypes that they can think of for the countries that they are studying.

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First Week of School in the World Language Classroom

Welcome to The World Language Café blog!  If you love languages, teaching, and learning about other cultures, this is the blog for you.   I’m so excited to share language teaching tips, lessons I’ve learned from raising my kids bilingually (as a non-native speaker), and travel stories.

One of the first things I like to do the first week of school in my classroom is to ask my students, “Why are you studying a language?”  Read more…


Class Mascot Lesson Plan

Here’s a fun idea for any world language classroom – it’s amazing how having your own kids in school inspires you. Got this class mascot idea from my daughter’s kindergarten class.
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