Are you fed up with teaching the same stuff for ages? Are you annoyed with students asking you umpteenth time how to write a report? Would you consider asking your students to get prepared for the class at home instead of spending precious class time on theory?
FLIPPED CLASSROOM might be the answer.
I experimented with the tool called BLENDSPACE which allows you to create canvas with activities for blended learning (flipped classroom or project based learning). I played with the tool a bit and created a lesson about Personality for the Self-Awareness unit I teach. You need to sing up if you want to see the tasks attached to the files, comment in the comment boxes or do the quiz but you don’t need to do anything if you want to have a quick look only.
Expanding vocabulary in context
Increase exposure to a target language
Slowing down a less advanced learner while reading for example
Helps to boost bilingualism
Useful for translation to and from
Have a look at an excellent infographics on bilingualism