Section: INTERMEDIATE SPANISH, SPAN011
Class theme/topics discussed:
How did you pick this theme or topic?
It is a very controversial topic in Spain and Latin America and the students wanted to talk about it.
How did you present the material? (handouts, group work, general discussion, student presentations, etc.)
We did a small grammar exercise, then we watched some videos about it and finally debated for and against it.
How did students react?
They liked it and they thought it was very interesting to know much more about it.
Did they engage with each other and you?
They engage very well with each other, and with me.
What materials or media did you use? (articles, satellite tv, digital projector, etc.)
Videos and articles.
Please attach a copy.
Would you recommend this activity for a future class?
Why or why not?
Yes, it’s important for them to know about this and, even though it was a bit controversial, they enjoyed debating about it.