El Dictado is a strategy that can be used in a Dual Language or General Education class to to teach word study components. It will help your students learn concepts such as spelling, punctuation, syntax, grammar and writing components. This packet includes lesson plans and templates to make workbooks (in English or Spanish) for your students. It includes a title page and three types of paper (to choose from) where your students will write and edit their dictated sentence(s). It also includes a vocabulary list that you may use to help your class understand writing mechanics. El dictado is a great way to use your word study words in context and help ELL students build oracy and increase or strengthen their vocabulary. Your students will become stronger writers and readers using this strategy!