Class theme/topics discussed:
How to do a haircut in China: shampoo commercial shooting
How did you pick this theme or topic?
Students always found it is difficult to describe haircut related issues in the target language and it is also an interesting cultural difference addressing the different styles of Asian and American. In this project making section, now students need to practice what they’ve leaned and promote the product in the scenario.
How did you present the material? (handouts, group work, general discussion, student presentations, etc.)
Group work, general discussion
How did students react?
Did they engage with each other and you?
What materials or media did you use? (articles, satellite tv, digital projector, etc.)
Google image, Chinese saloon websites
Please attach a copy.
Would you recommend this activity for a future class?
Why or why not?
Students found the this topic is interesting and they learn a lot in how to describe haircut/beatuty care related expressions.