Rotating interviews are a great way to get kids moving, mixing, and speaking in Spanish! Students are given 12 pointed questions and rotating through 12 partners, asking questions in the second person, responding in the first person, and recording what they find in the third person.
I designed these activities to help students understand and practice interrogative structures - question words, verb before subject, and how helping verbs like "do" and "does" are built into the question. The questions are intentionally split - some open-ended questions that use question words and some yes-or-no questions that just use verbs and subjects so students get practice with both structures.
This file includes instructions with two options for how to play and a possible cultural lesson to add in. It includes both PDF and DOC versions, so you can edit the questions if you want to incorporate unit-specific vocabulary.
This game reviews Spanish imperfect tense - things you used to do as a child and feeling/emotion phrases. It is a name game, icebreaker, and community building activity as well.
No prep - just print and go for 15 minutes of conversation in the target language!
If you like this idea – speed dating in the target language - this is also available as part of my Rotating Interviews Bundle
This product is also available as part of my Imperfect Bundle
This activity is also available as part of my Imperfect Best Sellers Mini-Bundle
This is also included in my Spanish 2 Sampler
This speaking activity primarily focuses on the ACTFL interpretive and interpersonal communication standards
Going paperless? Use the PDF version of this product in the Notability app for students to add their writing. Or upload the editable version into Google docs to access on a Chromebook.
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