Spanish 1+ Short Story "El bolígrafo" FVR Unique Words 38+ Activities

Grade Levels
9th - 11th
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Story 2 pages- Resource 5
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"El bolígrafo" is an extremely relatable story with approximately 327 total words and 38 unique words, students will find it accessible, funny, and comprehensible! The engaging illustrations help! Perfect for Spanish 1+!

This story can be read as a class story with the scaffolding activities or a short story for FVR. This short story is based on the Argentinean commercial, "El mejor de la clase," and is also part of the Movie Talk bundle for that commercial.

See follow up story: En la cafetería:

The story could be read independently of the Movie Talk.

It is Justina’s first day of school, and she is anxious about meeting the new students. She peeks through classroom door window, to determine the best time to enter. She walks to her seat when she notices that everyone is looking at her. As she settles in, she notices that she is missing her pen, and the teacher gives participation points to students to have all their school supplies. She is worried, but a kind student in the class comes to her rescue, well, several!

The resource contains:
1. Short story
2. Comprehension questions
3. Retell/Comic Strip
Total Pages
Story 2 pages- Resource 5
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