One of the all great teachers from the 30 Goals Challenge For Educators group, Theodora Papapanagiotou, came up with this amazing idea: she asked the teachers in the group who would like to participate in a project she may present at the TESOL in Greece: our students showing our hometown in video format.
I obviously signed in! Argentina and its capital city Buenos Aires will be present!
My group of pre-intermediate students loved the idea and are very excited about the new experience. First, I sent a note home telling the families what we were up to and that I needed their permission for their children to be shown on a video or a possible slide show with sound: they could either film a certain part of the town, their neighborhood, any aspect of our big city, taking into account they would be going around with a camera or phone or any expensive device, just for security reasons, which is all that matters to me. Second, I advised them I was going to check if their speech was grammatically appropriate.
So now, we are all on it. Let´s see what happens next ... To be continued...