URUGUAY Comprehensible Spanish Reading Viaje Veloz CI Lectura Hispanic Heritage

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6th - 12th, Homeschool
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23 (x2) student pages to choose from, 5 pages of teacher instructions, 2 teacher keys, 2 Google Form
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Used on choice board that focused on learning about Spanish-speaking countries. Good intro to the country
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Spanish students learn about URUGUAYwith short, comprehensible readings in Spanish. Three pages of quick, non-fiction readings in easy to understand language, perfect for Spanish 1, 2, and above. Printable, digital, bell ringers, bulletin board elements, & comprehension questions included!

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These nine "bite sized," short readings introduce students to interesting facts about Uruguay's geography and culture. Teachers are enjoying using these sets as a jumping-off point for deeper conversations about each country.

✨Great for HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH & the whole year!

Topics covered:

  • country overview
  • flag facts
  • places of interest
  • el Sol Incaico "The Incan Sun" is a prominent feature of the Uruguayan flag.
  • yerba mate The iconic tea that people drink throughout the day.
  • La Celeste The Uruguayan soccer team.
  • education World renowned education system, in which all students receive a computer and free Internet access.
  • renewable energy Uruguay is a world leader in renewable energy.
  • el chivito The famous national sandwich of Uruguay.

This resource can be ✅ printed and done on paper, it can be ✅ assigned digitally, or it can be done as ✅Bell Ringers covering a 2 week period. The ✅Bell Ringer set can also be printed for a bulletin board display!

What's included?

  • 5 pages of detailed teacher instructions

Instructions for PDF, printable version (1-2 class periods)

Instructions for Digital Student version (1-2 class periods)

Instructions for Bell Ringer Version (2 weeks)

Instructions for Distance Learning options (2 weeks)

  • 5 page INDEX which lists the verbs used, grammar topics (verb tenses), and themes of each of the readings. These can help you decide if you need to preteach any vocabulary or grammar before assigning each reading. ⭐️See the PREVIEW for a sneak peek at the INDEX! ⭐️
  • Viaje Veloz READINGS - Viaje Veloz - URUGUAY, lecturas

A 3 page reading broken into 9 topics (see below) in easy to understand, comprehensibly written Spanish. Words that may be unfamiliar to students are translated at the bottom of each reading.

  • Comprehension Questions 1 (open-ended)
  • Comprehension Questions 2 (multiple choice)
  • 2 Google Forms™ quizzes (links provided in pdf)


⭐️You may also be interested in the ICONS OF URUGUAY COLOR BY NUMBER SET or this which can be used as a fun companions to this resource!


⭐️This is the SPANISH VERSION of this resource.

An English version is also available and can be found here.


This resource is provided as:

A zipped folder with 6 files:

  1. 1 pdf with teacher instructions and a printable version of the reading and questions.
  2. 2 PowerPoint student versions, WITH and WITHOUT tricky word translations.
  3. 2 Bell Ringer versions, WITH and WITHOUT tricky word translations. Can be used over a 2 week period. The bell ringer version is also perfect to print for your FVR library, to assign just one reading topic at a time to your students digitally, or to print as a bulletin board display.
  4. 1 "Dímelo" PowerPoint, meant to be assigned digitally. Allows the teacher to add information or request information of students pertaining to the topics covered in the readings! Teacher instructions are included!

The DIGITAL student version can easily be assigned to your students via your LMS (such as Google Classroom™ ). The digital version is provided in PowerPoint format, which can be opened in Google Slides™ or Keynote™.

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23 (x2) student pages to choose from, 5 pages of teacher instructions, 2 teacher keys, 2 Google Form
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