Two lessons looking at the causes of the Spanish Armada, what happened and why it failed. Differentiated activities for higher, middle and lower abilities and accompanying worksheets. No textbooks required.
A full lesson on the invasion of the Spanish Armada in 1588, this lesson is for KS3 students and includes a group role play task for students and a worksheet to support the planning of a cause and consequence assessment on the failure of the Spanish Armada.
A workbook (with an answerbook included as a separate document) for A level students doing Spanish and needing translation practice. There are exercises on each theme from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English.
The themes include:
family structures, modern values, friendships, relationships
youth trends, personality and identity
educational and employment opportunities
regional culture and identity in Spain and Spanish speaking countries
media, art, film and music in the Spanish speaking world
migration and integration
cultural identity and marginalisation
cultural enrichment and celebrating difference
post civil-war Spain, historical and political repercussions
coming to terms with the past
Suitable for any exam board
A resource for your pupils to use as revision of all the tenses and irregular verbs.
Includes every single tense and mood:
-Present, Present participle (gerund)
-Preterite, Imperfect, Perfect
-Subjunctive - present, perfect, pluperfect and imperfect.
A set of 13 time-saving worksheets to set quick, simple cover work. Suitable for younger students. Each worksheet includes bilingual vocabulary lists and simple activities (with instructions in English) for the students to complete at their own pace.
Spanish A Level Grammar Booklet. This booklet (120 pages) provides a very comprehensive study of the main grammar points needed at A level (sections of the booklet can also be used at GCSE level). Each section includes an explanation of a grammar point and a variety of activities to consolidate knowledge and understanding. The booklet is divided into the following sections:
4. Comparatives and superlatives
5. “Por” and “para”
9. Personal a
10. Relative pronouns
11. Possessive adjectives and pronouns
12. Demonstrative adjectives and pronouns
13. Direct object pronouns
14. Indirect object pronouns
15. Direct and indirect object pronouns used together
17. “Ser” and “estar”
18. Conjugating verbs
19. Present tense
19 a. regular verbs
19 b. irregular verbs
19 c. stem-changing (or radical-changing) verbs
19 d. reflexive verbs
19 e. “gustar”
19 f. back to front verbs
20. Preterite tense
21. Imperfect tense
22. Preterite vs imperfect
23. Present perfect
24. Past perfect (or “pluperfect”)
25. Future simple
27. Commands (the imperative)
28. Present progressive (or “present continuous”)
29. Present subjunctive
30. Passive voice (and how to avoid it)
31. Conditional clauses
This lesson includes start up notes for students on how to identify the gender of a noun and decide the correct article to use with nouns in Spanish. Each note section is followed by practices that can be completed indidivually as homework or together as a class during introduction of the concept. Page 2 outlines rules for making nouns plural and includes 40 practice examples. Lessons can be taught separately or together.
A speaking mat to help students of all abilities to successfully describe a picture in Spanish. Really useful for both KS4 and KS3 students. Suitable for foundation and higher tier. Can be used for speaking practice, as well as for practice for question 1 on foundation writing paper.
Designed for GCSE. Can be used as a starter, revision, introduction to a topic, plenary, motivator and lots more. Gets the whole class involved and keeps them engaged. <br />
This is a fully interactive game which incorporates lots of GCSE Spanish vocabulary and cultural knowledge. <br />
click on the box to launch the pointless animation <br />
the slide will automatically go back to the previous screen<br />
reveal the answers by clicking on the points circles<br />
show an incorrect 100 points screen by clicking the background<br />
play in teams for a fun revision activity<br />
great for starters to motivate the students
Buy all 4 of my AQA Spanish GCSE revision workbooks for the price of 3!
Included in the bundle:
2x speaking workbooks - role-plays and photo cards
1x writing workbook and model answers
1x reading workbook
With this clear sheet your students will 100% understand what they need to do in their Foundation or Higher speaking test plus some advice. This sheet explains in PLAIN English how to tackle the role-play, photo card and conversation. With a role-play and photo card prototype we have added notes and advice to provide timings, procedure and instructions. PERFECT to give to your students as they prepare for the test and provide answers to the most common questions about the test. Easy to tweak into another language. UNPROTECTED word document.
A double-sided writing mat which encourages students to include a wide range of connectives, opinion phrases, intensifiers, infinitive constructions etc. in their written or oral work.
Sheet also includes easy-to-use complex structures and ‘Grade 9’ features such as idioms and subjunctive to enable high ability students to access top marks for linguistic knowledge/range of language.
This bundle consists of 2 booklets:
_ A revision booklet (52 pages) in Word format with plenty of key vocab and structures drawn from the GCSE exam list and split into topics. It also includes 15 reading activities and some useful exam tips.
This resource can be used in class or independently by the students throughout the year. It is suitable for Foundation and Higher Level students and fits all exam boards, including Igcse. Booklet has around 5 hours of work.
_ A different Revision booklet in PPT format made of 32 slides, to revise core structures for Productive skills
_ A Grammar game also in PPT, to add a bit of fun.
Reading, writing, translation and speaking GCSE-style activities on the theme of Christmas, including answers.
Can be used with Key Stage 3 or 4 as end of term revision, assessments or incorporated into Christmas-themed lessons.
This fun worksheet engages students at the beginner level while using Christmas based vocabulary.
Consists of four parts:
2. Fill in the gap
Includes answer key.
el pan de jengibre
el árbol de Navidad
el Papá Noel
Two lessons covering the topic of the Spanish Armada:
L1: Causes of the Spanish Armada - introduces the Spanish Armada and students must consider the most important causes
L2: Why was the Spanish Armada defeated? - includes ranking causes in order of significance on a thermometer.
Challenge activities (in pink bubbles) have also been included in each lesson.
Used with a higher-ability Year 8 class, but can easily be adapted to fit other ages and abilities.
Some parts, i.e. information, have been taken from other resources, but most activities are my own.
Please rate my resources! Thank you and I hope your students enjoy these lessons as much as mine did :)
Here is the remainder of my Christmas lesson with Y12. I only separated into different resources because of the overall file size. All parts fitted into one double lesson. Could be used with other year groups too.