Bilingual writing assignments related to SPORTS –
10 Composition topics / 3 levels of difficulty plus a 4th topic called ´In my country´.
Internet searches necessary to complete every assignment.
It is called Useful because it really is! Culturally relevant and thought provoking! Even the rubrics are innovative!
Sample writing assignment:
Hurricane sale! A hurricane has devastated the Caribbean beach resort of Cancún. The owner of a sport´s store salvages some of the beach clothing. Your flyer identifies the items on sale and gives both the old price and the new sales price. Be sure to use local currency…
11. Make an ID card. Write a speech.
12. Draw the outlines of a house and it describe it.
13. Prepare an album or write a blog about your visit to a specific city.
14. Write an article for your school newspaper.
15. Write a newspaper editorial.
16. Complete a form and write a dialogue.
17. Write a composition with explanatory photographs.
18. Write a letter to complain about treatment received at a hotel.
19. Prepare a flyer.
20. Describe a World Cup mascot and…
The assignments include everything from the clothing athletes wear, prizes they receive, autographs gathered, minor leagues, stadium, tickets, fans and drug abuse. Traditional and non-traditional sports are covered. Thus, there are assignments on soccer, bicycling, skiing, baseball, and more that integrate technology and advance cultural understanding.
Number of pages: 44
Teacher and student rubrics: included
Name of store: MirafloresCultura