Video: That’s How You Say It/Asi se dice- 2/3rd grade
This resource illustrates:
6F) Compare and contrast languages; 6G) Assess in both languages; 8C) Word learning strategies; 8E) Background knowledge in home language; 9D) Same language peer support for content learning
Students learn both literal and conceptual translation skills by engaging in the "That's How You Say It/Asi se dice" strategy. The teacher assigns students to strategic groups and chooses a specific passage of text for them to translate. Students have the opportunity to negotiate word meanings and compare and contrast their two languages as they work together to write and share their translation.