A description of how to correctly use -car, -gar, and -zar verbs in the preterite tense in Spanish. Lesson includes notes (in English), examples, a page of cloze notes, practice activities, practice in a cultural context, a practice quiz, a quiz, and answer keys to everything. I also include a teachers' guide with information on how you might want to use the lesson, an explanation of how to use cloze notes, and information on the standards that the lesson meets. Explanations, directions and notes are in English. All practice activities and examples are in Spanish.