Looking for an engaging short story, that presents a perfect mix of the past tense and subjunctive moods? Check out "El chico de mis sueños." This story is a fictionalized account of Vicky’s journey (and budding relationship with Iván) to the prestigious boarding school: El Internado.
This resource is part of a Bundle of exciting stories for ALL levels of Spanish. All stories include scaffolding activities and additional resources ignite student engagement and foster comprehension. Check out the resource below:
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El chico de mis sueños-Class Pack
Previously titled "La nueva alumna"
Using El Internado?
Use this resource after episode 5 (when it is evident that Vicky "está coladísima con Iván).
Not using "El Internado" in class?
No problema! Students don't have to have seen el Internado to read and enjoy this story. Fun story about finding love...or maybe!
What's included in this resource?
1. FVR Reading printout as well/ Customizable copy
El chico de mis sueñosis a fictionalized account of Vicky’s journey to the prestigious boarding school: El Internado. It gives a bit of a backstory highlighting her working-class roots, and her major crush on Iván, another pivotal character from the series. This story was originally written as a cloze-text practice of language structures such as the present and past subjunctive and preterite and imperfect. Said formative assessment was administered to students after viewing episode 5 of El Internado when it became clear that Vicky was colada con Iván. The story presents a mix of narration and dialogue, which could be easily acted out in class or in groups
El chico de mis sueños has five short sections:
1. La hija de la frutera
2. La gran noticia
3. El primer día
4. Cómo salir de la zona de amigos
5. La chica de mis sueños