Spanish Tener Expressions Puzzles and Games. Rompecabezas para Expresiones del Verbo Tener
Spanish Tener Expressions Puzzles. Rompecabezas para Expresiones del Verbo Tener

This is a fun Spanish word scramble and circumlocution activity to help learn the meanings of twenty common Tener Expressions.

Students use their critical thinking skills to unscramble the words and complete the puzzle. A follow up circumlocution worksheet provides more practice.

* Word scrambles and secret word puzzles to practice the meanings of the verbs. Uses circumlocution sentences. An advanced version hides the English definition. The simple version provides the definition. (2 pages)

* A writing and speaking worksheet to practice how to define words with circumlocution. One version has English instructions and the other has Spanish instructions. (2 pages)

* Two sets of exit tickets plus one blank set for your own vocabulary.

* Color coded answer keys for puzzle and exit tickets. (3 PDF slides)

* Color vocabulary slides with twenty verbs included. (2 PDF slides)

* Two culture slides with photos of the Molcajete and Aztec Pictographs.

*Teacher Instructions and Tips for getting the most out of the activities.

* A FREE link to a matching Quizlet list so you don't have to make up your own!


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Created: Jan 25, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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