Contextualized maps! Practice the alphabet and geography, first with basic information and then with a game. Learn to recognize the shapes of different Spanish speaking countries! Practice the pronunciation of the names of the countries! Analyze and compare the size and population of different countries and compare them to your own country. Make logical conclusions with the information. Combine lots of content with very elementary language. Only with content-based units is it possible to introduce so much cultural information!
Subject matter: geography; countries and languages
Vocabulary: alphabet, countries, capitals, languages
Grammar: es / no es; es / son; singular and plural of nouns
Oral practice: names of countries, capitals; alphabet game
Homework: indentify countries where different languages are spoken
Internet: key words for Net search
Model tests and teacher's guide