17 Fun Games to Play in Spanish Class! 1. ARROZ CON PAN: Game of elimination played in a circle where the students chant “Arroz con pan (3x) y sal” then a number is called out and counted around the circle. 2. Greenfoot This tutorial will explain the basics of the Greenfoot interface, and interacting with Greenfoot. The Greenfoot interface This tutorial uses a scenario called 'wombats' which you can download here (it is also included in the example scenarios with Greenfoot versions before 2.4.0). Open the wombats scenario in Greenfoot; you should then see this: If you don't see the world, and the classes on the right have diagonal slashes over them, this is because the code is uncompiled.
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Lesson Plans Identify ways animals (past and present) enhance daily life through a close look at an ancient figurine and art making. From cuneiform inscriptions to digital tablets, this lesson highlights changes and continuity in written communications across the ages. Help students understand the connections between art and the environment of Guinea, animal anatomy, and the cultural context of the Banda mask with the help of viewing questions and a dance activity in the Museum's African Art galleries. Students will be able to identify visual qualities of several calligraphic scripts; recognize ways artists from the Islamic world engage various scripts to enhance works of art supporting a range of functions; and assess the merits of several computer-generated fonts in supporting specific uses.