[Source: Speech Techie]
They say August is one long Sunday. Here in Massachusetts we still have about a month left until school even starts, so its difficult to see posts from friends across the country who have already started, as well as the ubiquitous “back to school” and “summer’s almost over, so…” ads. It pulls you out of it a bit, you know? I’ve spent my summer working on getting fit, hiking and doing some traveling, so it’s been great. But HOT!
So consider some Lemonade! Remember the old Lemonade Stand game? You are given weather information and need to decide several things: how many cups of lemonade to make, how much to charge for it, and how many signs to make to advertise your stand. In the process, we can engage students in a number of language and social competencies: