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La Casa de Bernarda Alba: two model essays

La Casa de Bernarda Alba: two model essays

These are two model essays for La Casa, one on the main themes and the other on the character of Adela. They are an AL1 question but can easily be adated for AL2. I hope you find them useful.
Blanca1
Volver 'La Vida Rural y Urbana' Mind Map Almodovar for A LEVEL SPANISH

Volver 'La Vida Rural y Urbana' Mind Map Almodovar for A LEVEL SPANISH

Mind map on the** Volver**, Almodovar theme ‘La Vida Rural y Urbana’. Includes key points and quotes to do with the contrast between La Mancha and Madrid in the film ‘Volver’. Great for revision for the Paper 2 Writing exam for the essay! For*** AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692***, but relevant to any other board with an essay on Volver.
aabia42
"Volver" Revision Quiz A-Level Spanish

"Volver" Revision Quiz A-Level Spanish

A five-part quiz for revising Pedro Almodóvar’s film “Volver” (2006) for the AQA A-Level Spanish exam. Tests both knowledge of the film and related vocabulary. Activities: Choose the word that fits Guess which character said… Who’s in the picture? Odd one out (synonyms) Definitions Designed to be sufficiently challenging to stimulate the more able students, though the fun format entertains all levels. Exclusively in Spanish.
mkreile
Volver 'El contexto historico y social' Mind Map for A LEVEL SPANISH

Volver 'El contexto historico y social' Mind Map for A LEVEL SPANISH

Mind map for the Volver Almodovar theme ‘El contexto historivo y social’. Includes notes on: el mundo laboral, La Mancha, la cultura televisa, la cultura de la muerte y la supersticion y las mujeres. Great for revision for the*** AQA Paper 2 Writing ***- includes key points and quotes from the film ‘Volver’. Aimed at* AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692*, but is relevant to any board with an essay on ‘Volver’.
aabia42
Retos de la inmigración - Coyotes y el muro de Trump

Retos de la inmigración - Coyotes y el muro de Trump

A2 Level Spanish - This lesson has been planned as a recap on the subtopic challenges of immigration. It contains activities for enhancing exam techniquethrough translations, listening and reading comprehension exercises. EXTRA LITERATURE reading comprehension GRAMMAR focus: "if clauses + pluperfect subjuntive + conditional perfect" It can be used for both Edexcel and AQA exam boards Feedback would be greatly appreciated!
MFLSpanish
Volver 'LAS TECNICAS CINEMATICAS' Mind Map for A LEVEL SPANISH

Volver 'LAS TECNICAS CINEMATICAS' Mind Map for A LEVEL SPANISH

Mind map for ‘Las tecnicas cinematicas’ en Volver, dirigido por Almodovar. Great for revision of the film for the Paper 2 Writing Exam for the essay ! - includes key scenes to illustrate the Cinematic techniques used by Almodovar in Volver. For*** AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692***, but relevant to any other board with an essay on Volver
aabia42
Volver Almodovar TRADICIONES Y SUPERSTICIONES Mind Map

Volver Almodovar TRADICIONES Y SUPERSTICIONES Mind Map

Mind map on the theme ‘Las Tradiciones y Superticiones’ in VOLVER by Almodovar. Great for revision for the Paper 2 Writing exam with key points and quotes to learn for the essay! Written for AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692, but relevant to any other boards with an essay on Volver.
aabia42
Las Bicicletas son para el Verano Bundle

Las Bicicletas son para el Verano Bundle

Bundle including two full lessons (either both can be used as revision, but one lesson can also be used as an introduction to the text too), and a pack of activities/games on the text. See the individual resources for detail. Suitable for any exam board.
SophieNimmo
Las Bicicletas son para el Verano

Las Bicicletas son para el Verano

Revision/In class activities on Las Bicicletas son para el Verano - for students studying it as A level text. The activities include: a list of key events in the play jumbled up that need to be cut out and put in the correct order with discussion opportunities. a copy of cuadro XIII and a specially created mindmap for students to fill in on the significance of various parts of the scene various translation exercises, so students improve their translation accuracy and can become the examiner. Suitable for any exam board studying this text.
SophieNimmo
Las Bicicletas son para el Verano Lesson

Las Bicicletas son para el Verano Lesson

A lesson with 5 resources included aimed at students doing the AS/A level AQA Spanish paper 2 - Introduction/Revision Includes a presentation which can be used to first introduce the text, or to revise it. The PPT includes: information on the author/context and his intentions when writing the play main themes structure of the play techniques/effects used importance of language used historical context (timelines) comments on idioms used and their historical significance historical notes character summaries an introduction to the text worksheet further literary reading The worksheets/activities included are: read/annotate and highlight the sheet entitled ‘personajes’ and answer questions listed on them ‘una introduccion’ sheet includes translation, timeline and comprehension questions comprehension on the literary criticism sheet provided a sheet of questions for students to answer in exam style
SophieNimmo
A2 CASA DE BERNARDA ALBA Character analysis notes for A LEVEL SPANISH

A2 CASA DE BERNARDA ALBA Character analysis notes for A LEVEL SPANISH

CHARACTER ANALYSIS notes for ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ by Lorca. Includes key quotations of the characters (with page and act references), their relation with the key themes and their role in the play. Characters included: Bernarda Alba, Adela, Poncia and Martirio. ALL IN SPANISH for the AQA A LEVEL** Paper 2 Writing** Exam with the essay. Essential for revision and essays!
aabia42
TEMAS PRINCIPALES en 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' notes for A2 Spanish

TEMAS PRINCIPALES en 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' notes for A2 Spanish

Notes of the KEY THEMES in ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ for AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692. All key quotations split up into the key themes: La represion, la libertad, el papel de las mujeres y la clase social. Includes analysis of the quotes and page and act references for ease of use of the resource. Very useful information for ***PAPER 2 Writing ***on ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ - great for revision and essays! Has important points highlighted in colours
aabia42
El USO DE SIMBOLOS en 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' notes for A2 Spanish

El USO DE SIMBOLOS en 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' notes for A2 Spanish

Detailed resource of EL USO DE SIMBOLOS en 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba for AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7692 (but relevant to any other boards with an essay exam on CDBA too). Analysis of all the different symbols used by Lorca in CDBA such as: El baston, la casa, el agua, el calor, el caballo y el uso de colores. Essential resource for revision and when writing essays! Aimed for knowledge of CDBA for the AQA PAPER 2 Writing exam. Has all the most important quotes highlighted in colour and images to illustrate the different symbols.
aabia42
KEY QUOTES + Analysis for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' AQA A2 Spanish 7692

KEY QUOTES + Analysis for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' AQA A2 Spanish 7692

Resource including all the** Key quotations in Spanish from Lorca’s play ‘***La Casa de Bernarda Alba’*! Analysis of the quotations including act, page and character references for the new spec AQA A LEVEL SPANISH 7962 (but relevant to any other boards with an essay on CDBA too). Essential resource for revision and when writing essays! Aimed for knowledge of CDBA for the AQA PAPER 2 Writing exam. Has all the most important quotes highlighted in colour.
aabia42
AQA A2 PONCIA character analysis notes for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' for A LEVEL SPANISH

AQA A2 PONCIA character analysis notes for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' for A LEVEL SPANISH

Character analysis notes for ‘PONCIA’ in ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ by Federico Garcia Lorca for AQA A LEVEL 7692 SPANISH (new spec). Includes: notes on the role of the character in the play, key quotations from the character (with Act and page references) and links of the character with the themes of CDBA. Very useful information for ***PAPER 2 Writing ***on ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ - great for revision and essays! Has important points highlighted in colours
aabia42
AQA A2 MARTIRIO Character analysis notes for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' A LEVEL SPANISH

AQA A2 MARTIRIO Character analysis notes for 'La Casa de Bernarda Alba' A LEVEL SPANISH

Character analysis notes for ‘MARTIRIO’ in ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ by Federico Garcia Lorca for AQA A LEVEL 7692 SPANISH (new spec). Includes: notes on the role of the character in the play, key quotations from the character (with Act and page references) and links of the character with the themes of CDBA. Very useful information for ***PAPER 2 Writing ***on ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ - great for revision and essays! Has important points highlighted in colours
aabia42
AQA A2 Bernarda Alba Character analysis notes for Casa de Bernarda Alba for A LEVEL SPANISH

AQA A2 Bernarda Alba Character analysis notes for Casa de Bernarda Alba for A LEVEL SPANISH

Character analysis notes for ‘BERNARDA ALBA’ in ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ by Federico Garcia Lorca for AQA A LEVEL 7692 SPANISH (new spec). Includes: notes on the role of the character in the play, key quotations from the character (with Act and page references) and links of the character with the themes of CDBA. Very useful information for ***PAPER 2 Writing ***on ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ - great for revision and essays! Has important points highlighted in colours
aabia42
AQA A2 Casa de Bernarda Alba ADELA character analysis for A LEVEL SPANISH 7692

AQA A2 Casa de Bernarda Alba ADELA character analysis for A LEVEL SPANISH 7692

Character analysis notes for ‘ADELA’ in ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ by Federico Garcia Lorca for AQA A LEVEL 7692 SPANISH (new spec). Includes: notes on the role of the character in the play, key quotations from the character (with Act and page references) and links of the character with the themes of CDBA. Very useful information for PAPER 2 Writing on ‘La Casa de Bernarda Alba’ - great for revision! Has important points highlighted in colours and all quotes have page and act references so you can easily refer to your book!
aabia42
Flamenco - A Cross-Cultural Art Form: Lesson Plan & Film

Flamenco - A Cross-Cultural Art Form: Lesson Plan & Film

Flamenco is an art form rooted in the Spanish culture for generations. Today, flamenco is popular all over the world and is taught in many countries. Set in Seville, Spain, this short film follows a day in the life of flamenco guitarist Juan Ramírez. Through his eyes, we experience Soleá—the mother of flamenco—and Juan’s unusual journey to master his craft.
Global_Oneness_Project
Character Workbook - El Laberinto del Fauno - A Level Spanish Film

Character Workbook - El Laberinto del Fauno - A Level Spanish Film

A workbook for A Level pupils that includes all of the main characters in the film. For each character, there are prompts and sections for pupils to note down important quotes, scenes or theme links, and some space for extra notes. The idea is that pupils fill in the booklet over time, building up a collection of notes that they can use for revision and when writing practice essays.
probertcb
Theme Workbook - El Laberinto del Fauno - A Level Spanish Film

Theme Workbook - El Laberinto del Fauno - A Level Spanish Film

A workbook for A Level pupils that includes all of the main themes in the film. For each theme, there are prompts and sections for pupils to note down important quotes, scenes or character links, and some space for extra notes. The idea is that pupils fill in the booklet over time, building up a collection of notes that they can use for revision and when writing practice essays.
probertcb
MARÍA LLENA ERES DE GRACIA - THREE A- LEVEL LANGUAGE TASKS

MARÍA LLENA ERES DE GRACIA - THREE A- LEVEL LANGUAGE TASKS

Three tasks relating to the great film María llena eres de gracia, a film that can be studied for the AQA A-level. These resources would work well immediately after an initial viewing of the film. One is a PowerPoint with sentences requiring students to translate into Spanish, another a Word document with a brief plot synopsis requiring translation into English. The final task is an activity requiring students to match sentence starters to the correct endings, relating to various events that take place in the film. Very nicely presented and with a great flow between activities.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
AMAPOLA POEM AND FUTURE TENSE PRACTICE - GCSE and A-LEVEL

AMAPOLA POEM AND FUTURE TENSE PRACTICE - GCSE and A-LEVEL

A great way to combine twentieth-century Spanish poetry with grammar practice. Students study the poem ‘Amapola’ by Nobel prize-winning poet Juan Ramón Jiménez and complete the gaps with the correct form of the future tense. The poem can be read aloud by the teacher, students or via the multiple versions on YouTube. Suitable for higher GCSE and A-level.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
SPANISH A LEVEL CINEMA INTRO with LABERINTO DEL FAUNO sheet

SPANISH A LEVEL CINEMA INTRO with LABERINTO DEL FAUNO sheet

OUTSTANDING triple worksheet to introduce the topic of CINEMA and THE ARTS to Y12. Using EL LABERINTO DEL FAUNO as the example film, it contains a cinema review, the introduction of 16 CINEMA SPECIFIC terms and a reading activity, as well as a table to fill in with details about a film trailer. Also ideal to introduce EL LABERINTO DEL FAUNO before watching the film to AS students.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
Building a Community of Trust: Lesson Plan & Film

Building a Community of Trust: Lesson Plan & Film

Youth are kept on the margins of society in urban areas where violence and gang activity is high. Organizations and individuals who focus on community youth development and conflict resolution can transform violence into peace. Set in Guayaquil Ecuador, Barrio de Paz tells the story of peace worker Nelsa Libertad Curbelo and the city’s gang youth, who have left behind a life of crime to come together and provide services to their struggling community. Loved like a mother, Nelsa has helped the gangs channel their need for unity, structure, and love into the power to participate in society. Connections to National Standards Common Core English Language Arts. SL.9-10.1 and SL.11-12.1. Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 9-10 [or 11-12] topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively. Common Core English Language Arts. SL.11-12.1.c. Propel conversations by posing and responding to questions that probe reasoning and evidence; ensure a hearing for a full range of positions on a topic or issue; clarify, verify, or challenge ideas and conclusions; and promote divergent and creative perspectives. College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards. D2.Geo.5.9-12. Evaluate how political and economic decisions throughout time have influenced cultural and environmental characteristics of various places and regions.
Global_Oneness_Project
SPANISH AQA A LEVEL and GCSE INSTRUCTIONS

SPANISH AQA A LEVEL and GCSE INSTRUCTIONS

Three of our best sellers put together at a reduced price: GCSE and A LEVEL speaking instructions, for both teachers and students. Save lots of time reading the spec and provide essential information, advice and examples. Also GCSE WRITING instructions and rubrics, all in one sheet, Listening, Reading and Writing Paper format exaplained and with examples.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
AQA SPANISH A LEVEL SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS

AQA SPANISH A LEVEL SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS

This SUPERB worksheet will answer all the questions you and your students might have about the new AQA speaking exam (paper 3). It comes with a blind speaking card as an example, a breakdown, times and requirements of each section and valuable advice. A complete must-have for all your students or members of your department to clarify all about the orals and save you lots of time reading the specification.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
SPANISH A LEVEL FAMOUS QUOTES

SPANISH A LEVEL FAMOUS QUOTES

Introduce your students to some famous Spanish and Latin American literary and historical figures! Six quotes from the likes of Cervantes, García Márquez, Neruda, etc. Students will enjoy translating the words of wisdom and can even explain in Spanish what they think each quote means. A nice gateway into Spanish literature, especially for A-level students, and free!
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
SPANISH A LEVEL INTRO for literature study -Javier Marías short story-

SPANISH A LEVEL INTRO for literature study -Javier Marías short story-

These activities offer a rare and ideal opportunity to expose students to authentic, quality Spanish literature and the translation techniques required for A-level, all of which can be done in a sequence of no more than 2-3 lessons. En el viaje de novios is a (very) short story by Javier Marías that will hold students’ attention throughout, and the two extended activities that follow are pitched at exactly the right level for the A-level course, requiring vocabulary from the story and knowledge of a range of grammar points.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
LABERINTO DEL FAUNO INTERACTIVE PACK

LABERINTO DEL FAUNO INTERACTIVE PACK

In this pack you will find our bestseller booklet, 8 pages in HD full colour in Spanish with concise explanations and descriptions about the plot, characters, cinematography and themes in the film. The presentation will guide you and your students through the full film in an interactive innovative way, as every slide is a GIF taken from the film. Perfect for your lessons, to introduce the film, or to review it once done. Also perfect for your students to access it individually to revise.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
LABERINTO DEL FAUNO WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 2

LABERINTO DEL FAUNO WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 2

18 slides on this SPECTACULAR powerpoint presentation. Each slide is a GIF from the film with notes that will take you and your students through the SECOND HALF of the film. Perfect to use in class to explain the plot, characters, cinematography and themes. Also ideal for your students to individually access it and understand the film fully in clear Spanish. The perfect addition to our LABERINTO DEL FAUNO booklet, it also links well to any other materials or revision guides out there. Ideal for both AS and A2 students of Spanish with any exam board or anyone who wants to fully understand the film.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
LABERINTO DEL FAUNO WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 1

LABERINTO DEL FAUNO WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 1

19 slides on this SPECTACULAR powerpoint presentation. Each slide is a GIF from the film with notes that will take you and your students through the FIRST HALF of the film. Perfect to use in class to explain the plot, characters, cinematography and themes. Also ideal for your students to individually access it and understand the film fully in clear Spanish. The perfect addition to our LABERINTO DEL FAUNO booklet, it also links well to any other materials or revision guides out there. Ideal for both AS and A2 students of Spanish with any exam board or anyone who wants to fully understand the film.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
VOLVER INTERACTIVE PACK

VOLVER INTERACTIVE PACK

Pack includes our bestseller celebrated HD booklet with all the information about characters, cinematography and themes and our GIF walkthrough presentation showing the film from start to finish with notes in Spanish. Worth 2 or three lessons, also perfect for students to revise individually or as a refresher after watching the film. Unique and unseen resources that will transform your lessons.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
VOLVER film WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 2

VOLVER film WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 2

19 slides on this SPECTACULAR powerpoint presentation. Each slide is a GIF from the film with notes that will take you and your students through the SECOND HALF of the film. Perfect to use in class to explain the plot, characters, cinematography and themes. Also ideal for your students to individually access it and understand the film fully in clear Spanish. The perfect addition to our VOLVER booklet, it also links well to any other materials or revision guides out there. Ideal for both AS and A2 students of Spanish with any exam board or anyone who wants to fully understand the film.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
VOLVER film WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 1

VOLVER film WALKTHROUGH GIF PRESENTATION part 1

20 slides on this SPECTACULAR powerpoint presentation. Each slide is a GIF from the film with notes that will take you and your students through the** FIRST HALF** of the film. Perfect to use in class to explain the plot, characters, cinematography and themes. Also ideal for your students to individually access it and understand the film fully in clear Spanish. The perfect addition to our VOLVER booklet, it also links well to any other materials or revision guides out there. Ideal for both AS and A2 students of Spanish with any exam board or anyone who wants to fully understand the film.
GarciaWeston-LanguageResources
Estructuras Condicionales - Revisión completa. Nivel avanzado. Spanish. Advanced

Estructuras Condicionales - Revisión completa. Nivel avanzado. Spanish. Advanced

Este material es para profesores de español con alumnos de nivel alto. Es un material valioso porque incluye en solo 2 hojas un resumen completo de todas las estructuras condicionales posibles. Es una información muy útil en poco espacio que los alumnos de nivel alto agradecen muchísimo. Realizar este resumen me llevó mucho tiempo y este es un tiempo que ahora puedes ahorrarle a tus estudiantes. La información está organizada de forma que su** lectura y comprensión sea muy fácil**. Este documento no contiene ejercicios prácticos. Lo interesante de este documento es el contenido de su información: claro y conciso. Puede ser muy útil para utilizarlo dentro de la programación de la clase de español, pero también como resumen valioso para aportar a tus alumnos de mayor nivel ya que les ahorrará muchas horas de trabajo. La información guarda relación con el español hablando en España.
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