I hope this summary of everything we have learned about content and language objectives is helpful.
Consider content and language objectives as a road map for student learning.
I. Content Objectives:
• I will create a collage depicting some of the main features of French culture as well as products that France exports.
• I will analyze the nutritional data on a fast food menu to create one healthy meal and one unhealthy meal.
II. Language Objectives:
• My job is to write sentences describing the main features of French culture.
• My job is to role-play a conversation between a parent and child or two students regarding choosing a healthy meal.
III. Language Functions
Language functions are specific purposes that we
use language for, such as:
• form a question
• give an example of
• make a connection
Now it is your turn: Share what you know about language and content objectives or any ideas on how to plan using both effectively.