Many students who like to draw find this enjoyable and engaging. And for students who are not as interested in drawing, it can still be a good way to get them thinking in Spanish because they write only in Spanish and then use pictures to show meaning. I like to use this as a way for students to practice the many Common Words and Phrases found in all the Spanish for You! It is also great for creating conversations using the vocabulary, verbs, and grammar in any of the lessons. The sample shown above was done by a student who enjoys art. The second is done by a student who is not so much into art.
Comic Strip Creations Lesson Plan
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Do you ever feel stuck in a rut while planning your language classes? If the speaker is engaging, a good lecture every now and then is enjoyable. However, when faced with daily lectures, students dread class, and hence learn less. So why not mix it up? When dreaming up new activities, our main focus should always be authenticity. If we make activities genuine, our students will be much more inclined to participate, acquiring new knowledge in the process.
Comic Strip Templates
Yes, you can kick your Spanish reading enthusiasm into gear just like a scene from any Batman comic book. All you have to do is pick up a captivating comic or gratifying graphic novel and begin reading. Light and easy to carry, you can read your comic book or graphic novel on the train, at the beach, in line at the post office— you can take it anywhere! Own it.
Or you can give them prompts of what to write in each box as shown below. Or this version where they might be commenting on the food. Looking for a ready to use prompt with a rubric? This now includes 3 comics with dialogue to give students the input of what a conversation sounds like before giving them a blank comic for assessment:. Want more authentic images for your food unit.