This lesson plan is designed for novice, level 1 Spanish college students. The objective of this lesson is to assist students in understanding the difference and purpose of formal vs. informal greetings and responses. There are several practice activities included. The author of this resource is Rachel Mano at Utah State University.
Spanish-speaking people tend to be very polite. They greet each other politely and ask how they are doing. In this seminar you will become familiar with these phrases and be able how to use them in a conversation with a new friend.ACTFL StandardsCommunication: Interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational.Cultures: Relating Cultural Practices to PerspectivesComparisons: Language ComparisonsCommunities: Lifelong learningLearning TargetI can recognize greetings when spoken in Spanish.Habits of MindThinking and communicating with clarity and precisionCritical Thinking SkillConstruct Meaning