In this packet and included two-day lesson plan, students are introduced to Pablo Neruda's poem Poema XX, focusing on the preterite and imperfect. Students analyze famous quotes by Pablo Neruda in groups, read the poem, answer comprehension questions on the poem, and watch a series of videos (available on Youtube) presenting different interpretations of the poems. Then, students compare and contrast each interpretation using only Spanish.
Students increase their comprehension of Spanish and their familiarity with culture and literature. Questions are mostly in Spanish. Two-day lesson and answer key are included.