El virus Zika IPA
This ¡LISTOS! IPA Pack download is based on two authentic resources: an infographic and a two-minute news report style video explaining what Zika is and the risks of the virus to the community in 100% Spanish.
This pack includes step-by-step instructions, and reading and listening comprehension activities that follow the ACTFL model. Complete with an explanation of an IPA and how to use it, and nine Interpretive Tasks that break down the content, increase recognition of key words and phrases, develop context awareness, and promote language usage. In addition, it provides creative options for writing and/or speaking Interpersonal and Presentational Tasks, answer keys, and intermediate-level rubrics for each mode.
Spanish: Intermediate/Low Level
Global Theme: Science and Technology – Healthcare and Medicine
Topics: illness, treatment, prevention
- What is the Zika virus?
- Who does it affect?
- What are the symptoms and treatments?
- What are the risks of the virus?
Suggested Grammar “Pop-up” Lessons:
- passive "se"
- commands for the speaking and writing tasks
Instant download delivery only. 23-page PDF (IPA), infographic, and two-minute MP4 video file in each. ©2016. Spanish. Intermediate/Low Level.
Download your free Interpretive Task sample and Teacher Notes preview located in "Additional Info."
About the Authors
Melissa Creamer and Elaine Swope have been teaching in Northeast Ohio for more than 10 years. They have similar teaching philosophies and styles, and have been working together to incorporate Integrated Performance Assessments and activities in their classes for the past several years. Together, they have presented sessions at the OFLA Annual Conference, ACTFL and have been guest speakers in education methodology classes for their alma mater.
1B4988DL Zika Virus INT_Low IPA Teacher Notes Preview