Pupils can learn a surprising amount from foreign language tweets about football matches
I began my lesson with that breezy staple "What are we going to learn today?" The answer to this question shocked the class: "Vamos a estudiar el encanto de la Copa FA." Yes, the romance of the FA Cup. There was a palpable frisson of excitement.
As a Cambridge-based teacher, I had been handed a gift: Cambridge United versus Manchester United in la cuarta ronda (the fourth round). My plan was to use the Twitter action from #mufc as the basis of my lesson.
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