This PowerPoint takes students through the song "Guantanamera." It explains the history of José Martí, the Cuban revolutionary whose poems were used to write this song.
It includes links to different versions of the song on YouTube, and an
These are guidelines for a fun project. After mastering SER and ESTAR, students will pick a song they like, take the karaoke version, and write new lyrics to teach the class about ser and estar. They will either perform it live or show a music video
This is a wonderful study guide for students to review the conjugations and uses of the subjunctive tense. This worked wonders for my Spanish 4 and AP classes. It reviews conjugations, irregulars, uses, and includes many practice questions and
"Crude" is a famous documentary in Spanish and English about oil corruption in Ecuador and how it has effected natives and the environment. I have the kids watch this and complete this worksheet at the same time (and some time after it ends too).
This is a PowerPoint I made about the perfect tenses in Spanish. It discusses how to conjugate "haber" in each tense, as well as how to form the past participles. It also lists irregular past participles. There are examples and video explanations as
This PowerPoint teaches what direct and indirect object pronouns are, where to place them and how to use them in Spanish, while also comparing it to English for context. It also includes examples and a video explanation to recap everything at the
This PowerPoint should be the first lesson after the subjunctive mood is introduced. This is all about using the subjunctive with noun clauses (one of the 4 ways you can use subjunctive). The acronym WEIRDO is an easy way to remember the usage
In this project, students in small groups each pick a Spanish speaking country and create a presentation about that country. There are multiple categories and questions they need to answer in their presentation. The goal of this is for students to
This is the LAST STEP in mastering the subjunctive, what a relief. This PowerPoint explains when you use the subjunctive in hypothetical situations using si clauses. It includes examples. It also explains that if/ si clauses exist in the indicative
This is a complete PowerPoint presentation explaining what a bull fight is with pictures and definitions in Spanish and English. It includes links to a few good short videos so the students have visuals. Lastly, it includes 2 projects for the
In this project, students will pick a piece of famous Architecture from the list provided and create a presentation for the class based on the instructions. This is great for Spanish 3, 4, or AP! It is in Spanish, but you could always change it to
This PowerPoint is a good way to get kids thinking about culture. It starts off with asking and exploring: what is culture? Then, it shows the different ways to explain and understand culture: products, practicers and perspectives. There is a nice