This activity involves reading a story about graduating from high school. Students read the story while filling in the appropriate vocabulary word when necessary. They also conjugate verbs in the necessary tense according to the context.
• A story about 4 paragraphs long about high school graduation
• 32 fill -ins for vocabulary or verb conjugations within the story.
• Word Bank
• An answer key
If a student encounters a blank with a verb, he/she must conjugate it in the
This product is appropriate for Spanish 3 Semester 2 or Spanish 4 as it is somewhat challenging.
Great for reviewing previously taught tenses such as imperfect, preterit, present perfect, pluperfect, imperfect subjunctive and future.
The story emphasizes graduating vocabulary such as anuario, día feriado, recuerdo sociedad honoraria, ceremonia, graduarse, coro
estresado, sueldo, empleo, graduación, etc.
This product may be used for warm-ups, practice, homework or assessment
*** This is a challenging task which takes students a rather long time to accomplish.
Optional Follow up activity :
Have students either translate it within their groups or in pairs.
Have students write a shorter story of their own with blanks for classmates.