This post Motivating Speaking Activities for Lower Levels has some great ideas. It is from Anna Blackmore at Teaching English but many of the ideas can be used for teaching world languages.
Here is a link to an interesting blogpost SBG Levels for WL Input Assessments by Elizabeth Dentlinger. Some interesting ideas here!
This blog by SrtaSpanish has some great ideas. Check out Scaffolding “Heads Up”with Quizlet. I definitely plan to try some of these activities!
Helping students improve writing! I just have to share this link to Language Sensei where she talks about supporting students advancement in writing. Her post Adding Detail in Writing . . . Learning to Accesorize to Add Flare really hit home with me – a passionate fashionista. Check it out!