Meet Laura Roché Youngworth, SCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year!

This year’s SCOLT Nominee for ACTFL Teacher of the Year is Laura Roché Youngworth. After spending many years as a French teacher and department chair at Beaumont Middle School in Lexington, KY, Laura is now the World Language Specialist for Fayette County Public Schools. Laura is also the co-host of the Language Talk: KWLA podcast series. This is the…

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Make this the best year ever: Save 28% on lesson plans in Spanish & French!

Make the 2016-2017 school year the best year ever! Save 28% total on lesson plans and activities from The Comprehensible Classroom on Monday, August 1 and Tuesday, August 2 by combining my store’s 20% off sale with TpT’s Best Year Ever Sale (use coupon code BestYear at checkout). This is the most that you can ever save in…

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On the third night of Hanukkah…

Tonight’s giveaway is truly for ANYONE! If you’ve spent any amount of time studying language acquisition (first or second), you know that recreational reading helps learners of all ages to develop their reading, writing, grammar, and vocabulary. Reading–especially recreational reading–is powerful! To that end, I would love to help you learn more about the power of reading and…

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On the second night of Hanukkah…

I am REALLY excited about this giveaway because I love games and I love comprehensible input! Tonight’s giveaway is a deck of VERBA cards. VERBA is a card game that, in layman’s terms, is Apples to Apples that provides Comprehensible Input. In their hands, students hold high frequency cognate nouns in their hands. Instead of matching the cards in their…

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