Special Needs Programs | These are some ideas on using objects and hands-on activities while helping ESL learners read. I like the exercise where kids find objects that fit a given descriptive word, which could be a good sensory activity for other special needs kids as well.
TPRS and Comprehensible Input Training - Click on TPRS posters -- then on the links -- many good vocabulary resources. I especially liked "Question words in French", "Free Write Rules", "French thematic units" ,"Word Wall Long Version" and "Moyens de Transport"
Idioms are a great way to incorporate culture into your classroom. Here's a list of 27 I use daily in my elementary Spanish classes. Mundo de Pepita: Spanish Idioms for the Classroom- Comprehensible Input in Context