Fingerspelling Fun

Fingerspelling Fun! Fingerspelling can be a tedious learning task for students. It can often leave students feeling frustrated, lacking in skill, or even incapable or achieving success in ASL. To make fingerspelling fun, try to implement entertaining and creative ways to practice it. Most students respond well to games and activities that don’t feel like Read more about Fingerspelling Fun[…]

Olympic Vocabulary Challenge

The Olympics are here so I want to share with you how to bring Olympic vocabulary practice to your classroom. It’s no secret our students love to play games. As teachers, we should love incorporating games into our daily lessons. They are great for review and repetition. They make learning fun. With the Winter Olympics Read more about Olympic Vocabulary Challenge[…]

Olympic Fun in the Language Classroom

Why the Olympics? Who doesn’t love the Olympics? The Olympics can bring so much fun into the language classroom. You can talk about countries, nationalities, sports, descriptions of people, clothes, weather and so much more. The Olympics are also not a topic seen in textbooks. It is something that happens in real life, in the real Read more about Olympic Fun in the Language Classroom[…]

Turn the Classroom Into a Board Game

Turn the Classroom Into a Board Game Is it really possible to turn the classroom into a board game? It is! I stumbled across this blog from Spanish Sundries that gave me an idea of how to turn the ASL classroom into a board game. In order to do this, you have to be willing Read more about Turn the Classroom Into a Board Game[…]

Resolutions, Review and Revisits in the Language Classroom

How do you review vocabulary in the language classroom?  Resolutions are meant to be made in the New Year. I have a million I can make personally and professionally. What I really want is to make sure my students are prepared to move forward in the curriculum after returning from a long vacation. When students return Read more about Resolutions, Review and Revisits in the Language Classroom[…]