Topics and ideas for possible thematic units



  • Art - Links to a host of resources for developing an art unit from FLTEACH, including loads of ideas for working with specific Spanish-speaking artists



  • Current Events - A list of ideas for incorporating them into foreign language classes



  • Social Justice - Information on Colors magazine and a few other resources that could be used in conjunction with a unit on social justice

  • Thematic Units in French & Spanish - This is the site that has the thematic, content based, units, like La Peineta Colorada. They are free pdf downloads and can also be ordered in printed/book form. If you click on the "Ordering Information" like on the right side. There are some in Spanish, as well as in French that have some good ideas.


  • Topical Units in Spanish - Thematic Units set up according to class level. There are not content based and don't really tell what exactly the students learn (as in vocab or grammar used) but there are a lot of good ideas that you can apply to your own plans. - angelajm00 angelajm00


  • We Are the World - A school-wide, interdisciplinary unit--much of which could be adapted for world language classrooms