This 7 page New Year's Celebrations in Spanish mini-unit will transition students back into school mode with a fun and interactive lesson. The documents can be printed and ready to go upon returning to school after Winter break. All documents are editable!
~ Students will read the article about customs and traditions throughout the Spanish-speaking world, and then they will answer the comprehensions questions. Spanish 2, Spanish 3, and AP Spanish classes are best suited for this New Year's packet.
~ Then, the class can watch the Doce Uvas video and toast the new year with sparkling grape juice.
~ There are also great ideas to get students thinking creatively to make up their own New Year's resolutions and there is a worksheet for them to write down their own resolutions and hang them up to decorate the classroom.
~ Use the videos and ideas page to further their learning about Nochevieja and El Año Nuevo.
This packet includes:
~ Suggestions in Spanish for New Year's Resolutions for students to share with the class along with toasts in Spanish to practice with classmates
~ A fun worksheet for writing New Year's resolutions!
~ An article about celebrating New Year's Eve in Spain along with various traditions in other Spanish-speaking countries with comprehension questions and an answer key
~ We have also included video links with entertaining yet informational videos to share with your students and additional ideas for teaching la Nochevieja..
~ See this link for additional resources for this holiday - Huge timesaver! http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/la_nochevieja_el_ano_nuevo.html
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