This episode was created for Spanish 2 or 3 students who are beginning to learn the conjugation and concepts related to the Spanish Preterite and Imperfect Tenses. It is the first of 5 episodes in this story series.
Are you looking for a way to help students build interpretive reading skills, acquire new vocabulary, and learn new grammatical concepts? What better way than with an original story written specifically for high school students and their unique sense of humor.
This story can be read as a whole class activity with students playing character roles and illustrating the story as they go. This also makes a great group or individual reading activity. Either way, it is ready to PRINT & GO!
This Product Includes:
-"La Banda de Verduras" Episode 1 (two formats for those who need to conserve paper)
-3 Accompanying Activities to Print or Display
Paolo el Pimiento, Porfiro el Pepino, y Zaqueo la Zanahoria are bored. They decide to throw a party and invite the "chicas" from the neighboring garden, including Tina el Tomate (the most popular, best looking vegetable). They borrow the farmer's truck to go pick them up. When they arrive, all the chicas are pumped to go to the party, but there is just one problem. They have boyfriends who are NOT happy about the idea of them leaving with the enemy. A fight breaks out in the garden! Is their party doomed? Will they make it back to their own garden in one piece?
Grammar Focus of This Episode:
-Preterite vs Imperfect
-Imperfect of SER
-Preterite of Stem-Changing Verbs
Vocabulary Focus of This Episode:
-Adjectives of Description
Activities Included in This Episode:
-Draw the Story Activity
-Predicting Word Meanings Activity
-Reading Comprehension Activity
-Preterite vs Imperfect Activity
CLICK HERE TO VIEW EPISODE 2 STORY & ACTIVITIES
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE ENTIRE 5 EPISODE SERIES