ERIC Number: ED253048
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Ronald McDonald pregunta: "Puedes decir: 'dostortosdepurocarnederessalsaespeciallechugagueso- pepinillosycebollasenunpanconsemillasdeajonjoli'?" (Ronald McDonald Asks: "Can You Say: 'Two-All-Beef-Patties-Special-Sauce-Lettuce-Cheese-Pickles-Onions-On- A-Sesame-Seed-Bun'?" Activities in Spanish).
Headrick, Robert J., Jr.
This booklet is intended for classroom use in first-year high school Spanish to acquaint students with the McDonald's fast food restaurants in Costa Rica. The specific objectives are for the student to: (1) discuss the similarities and differences between the American and Costa Rican McDonald's, (2) set up a miniature McDonald's in the classroom, (3) order a meal in Spanish using phrases and vocabulary from the unit, (4) read and discuss in Spanish some of the monthly activities offered young Costa Ricans, and (5) converse in Spanish with other students about the McDonaldland food items. The materials in the booklet include an introduction for the teacher, facts about McDonald's for the student, text in English, phrases in Spanish, self-tests (some with illustrations), exercises, photographs, and McDonald's advertising in Spanish. (MSE)
Descriptors: Advertising, Costs, Cultural Education, Dining Facilities, Food Service, Foreign Countries, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Monetary Systems, Popular Culture, Realia, Second Language Instruction, Spanish, Vocabulary Development
ACTFL Materials Center, P.O. Box 408, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706 (1-9 copies, $3.00; 10 or more, $2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Identifiers: Costa Rica; McDonalds