This lesson plan features a Spanish reading based off the 2016 Oscar-Award Winning Best Animated Short, "Bear Story," which shows a family's struggle during the Military Regime of Chile in the 1970s.
3 versions of Reading based on level:
Novice Level: 740 words, 249 unique
Intermediate Level (Mid): 842 words, 274 unique
Intermediate Mid/High Level: 941 words, 297 unique
-1 page background reading in Spanish about Pinochet's military regime in Chile
-1 page cloze listening activity with teacher script
-1 page exam (translation and interpretive reading)
-1 page written assessment with rubric
-1 page of questions for class discussion analyzing the story/video
-1 page of pictures that students match to a listening script, given by teacher
-Handout of screenshots for students to rewrite the story in their own words
Also includes an editable text of both story and background reading.
Please note: This lesson does NOT include the movie, which is about 9 minutes long and must be purchased on iTunes or Youtube ($1.99).
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