A printable flow chart that leads a student through what resources they have when don't know a word in Spanish. Designed to enforce Spanish-only classes or lessons. Designed to reinforce independence and critical thinking in students, instead of dependance on teacher for answers.
Don't get stuck! Don't know a word?
Ask: could this be a cognate?
Ask: is this word in my notes?
Ask: is this a word I can figure out from context?
Don't have a word in your notes?
Look it up in the dictionary
Can't find it in the dictionary? Choose the correct question to ask in Spanish.
¿Qué significa ____________?
¿Me explicas la palabra ________?
¿Cómo se dice ____ en español?