AP: Legoman jumping THE IDEA: -Finnish has 15 different noun cases, which are inflected forms of a noun. -They are hard to remember and it’s quite hard to learn or understand the idea of the parts of words. In the picture there is an example: Essive: Sairaana (as sick) Sairaana Yoshin haudataan porkkanoihin ja perunoihin. As sick Yoshi is buried under carrots and potatoes.
What did we do? -We (I and Finnish teacher Hanna Rahko) gave students a form, which we filled in together. We used the word ”mopo ”= a moped
Then we formed groups and gave them the task: Make a Powerpoint ”movie”, which is a story, and where every slide presents one grammatical case. First make a plan on the paper Then we made photograph studio where we took photos and then made the slideshow.
How it went? We gave the students 2+1+2 lessons’ time for this practise. It was enough. They managed to produce 7-9 grammatical cases. They worked very enthusiastically! We had a film opening festival for them to teach some manners. Fanni, Suvi and Marikki- show…