This activity is for a 50-minute class period in a computer lab or for students who have access to the internet in the classroom.
Students read excerpts from Isabel Allende's book, Mi País Inventado, from her website and answer questions in Spanish
Spanish, Foreign Languages, Literature
8th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Research, Internet Activities, Cultural Activities
The goal of this project is for students to engage in creative writing in a meaningful context to create a product that they can share with others. We partnered with a group of 1st grade native Spanish speakers learning English. Thus, my students
This reading is based off of the TPRS (Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling) mindset that language is learned within a meaningful context. As students read, they will see the vocabulary and grammar concepts within the context
The goal of this project is for students to practice Spanish in a familiar context: their home! Students work in class to prepare scripts with their groups and set up a time to film their project outside of class with their groups.
The unit of
This resource is for any student, grade 4 to adult who has little to no Spanish exposure/instruction. It is ideal for use as a visual for going over the basics of the language when tutoring Spanish 1.
The handout begins with a couple of greetings
This is a fun Spanish 1 project that introduces foods from Spain. Students cook the food at home so that they can share the experience with family. I have had students bring in food some years and other years make food at home for their families.