This activity is an ideal classwork activity or sub plan during a Spanish class unit about houses, homes, and furniture. House Hunters International is a HGTV show that follows a family to a foreign city as they decide where to live. They take the family to three different houses, tour each one, and
For this project, students act as realtors; they use their knowledge of rooms of the house and real estate vocabulary to compare and contrast homes from the United States and Central America. They research houses on the market right now and determine the best home for their clients based on their fi
A small group activity based upon "House Hunters" in which students answer questions to create a wish list for their new house in Spain. Then, they review four options (pulled from Idealista, Spanish-language real estate site) and choose one, listing positives and negatives about their selection.
Time to connect culture to the housing unit! Students develop presentations replicating an episode of House Hunters International by finding houses for sale in Spain on idealista.es (similar to Zillow) and then present them to the class for the class to pick who in their group "bought" the best hou
Explore real houses from the Spanish Speaking world in this webquest designed to engage students in making comparisons to houses in their own community.
Includes a Webquest for students with:
-questions to encourage students to discover vocabulary by looking at real estate lis
Unit Description: This is an 8-week unit plan for 1-hour weekly Spanish classes that centers on houses and communities and is perfect for grades 5-12 beginners (Spanish 1). Students learn rooms of the home in Spanish along with estar and prepositions to describe their locations. They also research t
This activity can be used for any world language teacher. Just adjust to your language. HGTV has one of the best resources for WL teachers with the show House Hunters International. You can go on www.hgtv.com (full episodes) to find episodes. I then have the students complete this worksheet as t
Students are given a budget and a list of requirements that the teacher wants in a vacation home. They must research different homes in a Spanish speaking country of their choosing and then present their information to the class. Students must also create a Spanish language brochure for the houses
This was the final product for our housing unit. We watched an episode of House Hunters International, and then students had to compete in House Hunters International and create a presentation that they would present to our fictional family. Students worked in teams of three. In the unit we had lear
You may use this activity as a project when covering "House" Unit. You may also use part of this as a worksheet-when watching a House Hunters International episode. Or why both ways? The step by step instructions and rubric are included. It goes well with Realidades 1, Chapter 6. Customer Tip: How c
Use this worksheet to keep your students engaged while watching House Hunters International. I use this along with "The House" vocabulary unit. Students will have to add house information and decide which house the buyer should choose based on clients' requests. Customer Tip: How can I earn TpT cred
First watch one segment of house hunters international and talk about it in Spanish to your students with the volume turned down low.
Then have the students watch one segment of house hunters international and fill out the chart.
These episodes are available on the hg tv website.
This bundle combines two popular products for a unit on house vocabulary in Spanish class:A House Hunters International Episode Guide, is an ideal formative assessment, classwork activity, or sub plan. While the TV show is conducted in English, students will respond to the episode by reading and ans
If you use Reading Street, these contracts will motivate your students by making spelling homework fun! Students choose 2 of the activities to complete to practice their spelling words in a fun and engaging way. Each spelling contract is also translated in Spanish so parents and ELL students can pra
If you use the 2008 Reading Street Basal Series, these homework contracts will motivate your students by making spelling homework fun! Students choose 3 of the activities to complete to practice their spelling words in a fun and engaging way. Each spelling contract is also translated in Spanish so p
A unit plan for introducing, practicing, and assessing house vocabulary in Spanish. The unit is designed to last twelve days, with recommendations on how to extend, stretch, and grow the unit.
Included are descriptions for each of the days as well as: vocabulary list, three assignments (includin
This is about novels dating from 1900 onward; has summaries, short critiques or comments; suggests Common Core State Standards (CCSS) tie-ins, suggests reading levels, sometimes has short illustrative examples. Included are:
All Creatures Great And Small,
Anne Of Green Gables,
The Bobbsey Twins
These beach themed schedule card set has 152 cards that feature both common subjects as well as subjects that relate to some younger and some older grades. These ready to print cards are available in PDF form. The cards include the following:AnnouncementsArrivalArt AssemblyAuthor’s Chair Band Bankin
This EDITABLE rainbow schedule card set has 343 cards (196 pre-planned cards, 136 departmentalized cards, and 11 editable page options) that feature both common subjects as well as subjects that relate to younger grades, older grades that are self-contained or grades that are departmentalized by sub
This set of 100+ usable pages, helps you engage students in the study of the United States colonies. The 20 comprehension passages focus students understanding of America's history by using text-based questioning. The various interactive notebook pieces, a colony creation project for whole-class or