Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum
Italian: U.S. and Italian Homes
National Standards for Foreign Language Learning
Standards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century defines what students should know and be able to do in foreign language education. This lesson correlates to the following standards:
Communicate in Languages Other Than English
Standard 1.1: Interpersonal Communication
Students engage in conversations, provide and obtain information, express feelings and emotions, and exchange opinions.
Gain Knowledge and Understanding of Other Cultures
Standard 2.1: Practices of Culture
Students demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between the practices and perspectives of the culture studied.
Standard 2.2: Products of Culture
Students demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between the products and perspectives of the culture studied.
Develop Insight into the Nature of Language and Culture
Standard 4.2: Cultural Comparisons
Students demonstrate understanding of the concept of culture through comparisons of the cultures studied and their own.
Participate in Multilingual Communities at Home and Around the World
Standard 5.1: School and Community
Students use the language both within and beyond the school setting.
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