“I don’t understand how to ask a story.”

You've got a new comprehension-based curriculum, and you'd be 100% sold if it weren't for that storyasking part. You've got a script, but what the heck do you do with it? Many teachers have asked the same question before. Storyasking is an invented word meant to differentiate creating a story from telling a story. If you've … Continue reading “I don’t understand how to ask a story.”

TPRS story script for preterite -er/-ir verbs Misión cumplida la madre de jasón

New TPRS script for La madre de Jasón

A teacher posted in the SOMOS Curriculum Collaboration group yesterday that she just can't get with the original story script that I included with my Madre de Jasón unit plans. This was not a new sentiment--the original story was written by one of my eighth graders, and the premise was definitely weird and perhaps inappropriate … Continue reading New TPRS script for La madre de Jasón

Story script to target -AR imperfect verb conjugations

Hey amigos, I've got a new script for you! And guess what?? It TARGETS -AR imperfect conjugations! Yes, folks...this script here will provide your students with some good ol' comprehensible, targeted input! But let's be clear here--the kind of targeting that I do with this story (and the way that I intend for you to use … Continue reading Story script to target -AR imperfect verb conjugations