It’s an ideal CI activity because everything is 100% comprehensible and compelling and repetitive. The original structures are repeated countless times.
“As for non-native speakers, as long as they are comprehensible, we tend to find their accent charming. “
A good qhodunit can give you weeks of excellent lessons with minimum planning.
“Wow! Today we had a terrific lesson about colors/food/clothing/the weather!” said no kid ever.
It was compelling comprehensible input.
I need a new place to put things that don’t seem to fit anywhere else.
A place that’s a bit more personal and quite a bit less organized.
And I’ll open the dance with this poem by Louise Erdrich.