Vamos de Compras - La Republica Dominicana el pasado y el presente
To gain an understanding of this country by talking about markets and shopping venues in the Dominican Republic: open-air markets, supermarkets, colmados, and fruit and vegetable stands, and to make comparisons and cross-cultural connections to these places in the U.S.
1. Incorporating material from Capítulo 3A of Realidades, level 2, and Capítulo 1 of Realidades, level 3, students will gain an understanding of cultural perspectives on shopping in a Spanish- speaking country.
2. Students will learn about typical cuisine in the Dominican Republic.
3. Students will use the target language in planning purchases and bargaining, using a foreign currency.
4. Students will present a short skit to the class in which they act out their shopping experiences.