The Spanish ArmadaQuick View

The Spanish Armada

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 :)
Spanish Cover WorksheetsQuick View

Spanish Cover Worksheets

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 BookletQuick View

Spanish A Level Grammar Booklet

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: 1. Nouns 1a. gender 1b. number 2. Articles 3. Adjectives 4. Comparatives and superlatives 5. “Por” and “para” 6. Contractions 7. Negatives 8. Questions 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 16. Apocopation 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 26. Conditional 27. Commands (the imperative) 28. Present progressive (or “present continuous”) 29. Present subjunctive 30. Passive voice (and how to avoid it) 31. Conditional clauses
Spanish Subjunctive Booklet for AlevelQuick View

Spanish Subjunctive Booklet for Alevel

This booklet is a 22 pages booklet that includes the regular and irregulars that students could have to face using the mnemonics WEIRDO and DISHES. It also includes the subjunctive stem changing verbs, verbs that have a spelling change and IR verbs. Preview does not show much of it but there is plenty of practice. You will also be able to find the Juanes song, A Dios le pido and conjunctions that need the subjunctive. The practice that students have in this booklet includes verb drills for regular and irregular verbs, gapfills (AS style) and translations. Also attached the power point with the Subjunctive Phrases you can find in the booklet and the answer to those match ups. Power point comes with two plenaries: a heads and tails and a Twitter one.
Spanish Tenses Revision SlidesQuick View

Spanish Tenses Revision Slides

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 -Conditional, Future -Subjunctive - present, perfect, pluperfect and imperfect.
AQA Spanish Reading WorkbookQuick View

AQA Spanish Reading Workbook

Based on the model answers for my Spanish Writing Workbook, this reading workbook contains 3 reading worksheets for every topic in the new AQA Spanish GCSE syllabus plus answers for every task at the end of the document. Ideal for reading practice and assessments in Key Stage 4, revision and independent work for Year 11, or extension work for more able Key Stage 3 students. This can also be used for cover lessons with non-specialists as the tasks are straightforward and there are answers provided. As well as the Word document, I have included a PDF in case the fonts are not available on certain computers and the formatting therefore doesn't work properly on the Word doc. All questions and answers are my own, based on the new specification GCSE reading papers, and the photos are from royalty-free websites and it is all therefore photocopiable.
Spanish clothing - la ropa - puzzlesQuick View

Spanish clothing - la ropa - puzzles

Fun puzzles - word search, crossword, missing letter, anagrams plus a handout - to practice Spanish clothes vocabulary - los pantalones, los pantalones cortos, la camisa, la blusa, el suéter, la falda, el vestido, la camiseta, la chaqueta, la bufanda, los guantes, el sombrero, las botas, las zapatillas, los calcetines, los zapatos. These puzzles are also included in our Spanish clothing activities, games and puzzles topic set - flashcards, write around the room, flip book, Los Amigos booklet, bingo, dominoes, matching cards and more. Please don't purchase this puzzle set if you have already bought the complete topic set. You may also like our: Spanish clothing Go Fish! game Spanish Teddies - clothing and color vocab Spanish Topic Sets Bundle - clothing, beach, pets, colors, body, fruit, vegetables, bedroom, farm, classroom
Navidad - Spanish Christmas vocabulary, worksheet, games and Spanish Christmas cardQuick View

Navidad - Spanish Christmas vocabulary, worksheet, games and Spanish Christmas card

Spanish lesson teaching key Christmas vocabulary and a Christmas card activity with a twist! PowerPoint presentation includes: starter activity, vocabulary drilling slides, vocabulary consolidation games, printable vocabulary worksheet, Christmas card activity with examples and vocabulary support. You will need - coloured card/paper and coloured pens/pencils + scissors, glue (optional) Notes are provided on the notes section underneath each slide (when not in slideshow view) with suggestions/guidance on how to use each activity. (PowerPoint 2013 version and 97-2003 compatible version)
Spanish Present Tense WorksheetsQuick View

Spanish Present Tense Worksheets

This PDF includes 4 pages of present tense verb conjugation practice: -1 worksheet with completely regular verbs (with conjugations for reference) -1 worksheet with regular conjugations (dialog about a birthday party) -1 worksheet with regular and irregular conjugations (an email to a friend) -1 worksheet with predominately irregular conjugations (script about travel)
The Imperative - El Imperativo SpanishQuick View

The Imperative - El Imperativo Spanish

Resource contains a PowerPoint lesson for revising the Imperative in Spanish. It can also be adapted to be used as a lesson to introduce the same topic. It contains notes on formation of the tense, a worksheet that accompanies the lesson and also a revision mat for the topic. The work sheets are in .doc format to edit and rework depending on your needs and also in .pdf. This ensures that when printing, all the worksheet is printed and none of the margins are missing. The worksheet contains 5 activities starting off with basic conjugations, to irregular verb conjugations to more creating new school rules. The first three activities can be used with weaker ability students to encourage using the tense while later ones will be a challenge for higher ability students.
20 GCSE Spanish Revision resourcesQuick View

20 GCSE Spanish Revision resources

A bundle of 20 resources to prepare for the Spanish GCSE / IGCSE exams. The focus is primarily reading, writing, grammar and speaking and the resources included cover the following topics: media, TV, house, home, daily routine, area, environment, healthy living, household chores, holidays, free time, technology, transport and more. The resources include lots of active vocabulary activities, scaffolded reading comprehensions, grammar activities, sort cards, translation both ways and model essays.
Spanish speaking cards for new A level specifications AQAQuick View

Spanish speaking cards for new A level specifications AQA

These speaking cards are aimed for year 12 and year 13 students, according to the new specifications. I have been carefully looking at the changes in the speaking test in A-levels and looking at the exam papers given by AQA. Due to the lack of any past exam papers, I have decided to create my own so that students have plenty of resources to be ready for the new A-levels exam.
New Spanish GCSE - Speaking Test Booklet (updated)Quick View

New Spanish GCSE - Speaking Test Booklet (updated)

Support booklet to prepare students for the new GCSE speaking exam. The booklet includes a detailed summary of the requirements of the new speaking exam (role play, photo card and general conversation), both at foundation and higher levels, explained in a student-friendly way, as well as the mark schemes for each element of the test, examples of role plays (foundation and higher) and photo cards (with foundation and higher questions), and a very comprehensive list of questions for the general conversation. All the questions have been translated to allow the teachers to use them in the classroom, set them as homework or tell the students to work independently on them . Additionally, the resource includes a foundation and higher check-list to provide the students with immediate, personalised feedback.
Spanish DirectionsQuick View

Spanish Directions

Asking for and giving directions in Spanish - This powerpoint Tutorial includes some grammar on del/de la. (LY)
Festivals (Spanish)Quick View

Festivals (Spanish)

Power-point to look at various festivals from the Spanish Speaking world with a more in depth-focus on La Tomatina. Includes various activities and could be adapted for different levels / year groups