Practicum in Teaching Spanish

Practicum in Teaching Spanish
Implementing meaningful and engaging instruction for secondary students in Spanish; developing critical thinking, problem solving, literacy, and democratic character; assessing learner performance.
 Hours1.0 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSPAN 377; concurrent enrollment in Span 378; Spanish Teaching major status.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining SPAN 380
Course Outcomes

Create appropriate learning experiences

Craft meaningful, standards-based, developmentally and contextually appropriate language learning experiences in Spanish for students

Engage students in culture learning

Contextualize language learning experiences in cultural products, practices, and perspectives using various techniques for engaging students in critical thinking and problem-solving regarding culture

Informally assess student understanding

Use informal assessments to evaluate students' understanding

Reflect on professional practice

Engage in professional dialogue and reflection with your mentor teacher to improve your own professional practice