Time for a change of pace ?
These are the lyrics to a very catchy song Subeme la Radio by Enrique Iglesias and the Puerto Rican duo Zion & Lennox and Descemer Bueno. It is filmed in Cuba
In this activity, students listen to the song and complete the missing lyrics. They are instructed to look for the formation of gerunds and asked to locate 7 gerunds in the lyrics of the song along with direct object pronouns.
1. The lyrics to the song with blanks for your students to fill in.
2. The entire lyrics so that you have the answers.
3. A grammar portion where students must find grammar used such as the gerunds used in the song
4. An answer key to the Grammar portion
***This is a great song for gerunds as 7 gerunds are used in the lyrics of this fun song.
*** I changed one line to make it school appropriate, but you can adjust it.
*** You will need to find the song on Youtube.
You may want to show the video after students have finished the activity.