Spanish Cognates - Spanish Flash Cards Vocabulary Activities - Beginning Spanish

Grade Levels
3rd - 10th
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Los Cognados | Build vocabulary quickly and practice definite and indefinite articles with Spanish Cognate Flash Cards! Includes 38 large flash cards with pictures. No translations needed. Includes differentiated vocabulary lists, fill in the blank activities using definite or indefinite articles, and word scrambles. Adapted for Spanish speaking students who are learning English.

Flash cards are one of the best ways to learn vocabulary quickly! Flash cards appeal to both visual and kinesthetic learners. Great way to introduce vocabulary for the first time or to review.

These cards are very versatile. Use as flashcards, TPR activities, a memory game, games for the whole class, and speed drills. Print to card stock, cut and go! Laminate to use for years to come.

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[This is almost the same product as the Cognate Matching Cards only created in a 4 x 6 sized flashcard format.]


38 (4 x 6) Pictured Cards printed 2 per page

3 Differentiated Vocabulary Lists with or without definite & indefinite articles

Student sized vocabulary lists perfect for gluing into an interactive notebook

2 Scrambled Word Activities

Definite & Indefinite Article Cards

3 Differentiated Fill in the Blank Activities with definite and indefinite articles

Recording Sheet

Blank template

+Vocab Lists, Scrambled Words & Recording Sheet for ESL/ELL students.

Vocab includes:

a cognate for each letter of the alphabet including: atleta, banco, béisbol, carpintero, cereal, delfín, elefante, familia, guitarra, hospital, hotel & more!

Level: Spanish 1 / Novice Low

ACTFL Can Do Statement: I can recognize a few memorized words.

I can understand isolated words that I have memorized, particularly when accompanied by pictures.

What teachers are saying:

  • "Another fantastic product from this seller! Multiple uses for class interaction and language learning. The bonus worksheets are really a bonus. A great product for the money!
  • "Great confidence-building activity for novice students. Appreciate the extra handouts to use with the cards and extend beyond just matching to learning definite and indefinite articles! "

Resources that go with these flashcards:

Cognate PowerPoint - Set 1

Cognate Bingo - Set 1

Cognate - I Spy - Set 1

Spanish Cognate Cards - Set 1

More Spanish Cognate Resources

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