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Juegos Olímpicos Spanish Sport Vocab

Juegos Olímpicos Spanish Sport Vocab

No prep, student led, cultural reading, and new vocab activity for Spanish classes. Students read about athletes competing in the 2018 winter olympics from Spain and Argentina, and using context clues find the vocabulary (relating to winter sports and sports in general) and answer questions about sports they play. Additionally asks students to think and analyze why there are less spanish speaking countries in the winter olympics. Sparks interest and discussion, and answer key included.
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Spanish Winter Olympics 2018 Meme Activity

Spanish Winter Olympics 2018 Meme Activity

Inspired by Kyle Carr’s funny memes from the olympics - fun worksheet where students see funny pictures of Olympic athletes and then write their own memes/captions with the sentence starter “Esta es mi cara cuando…”. No prep needed - can be a homework or fun class activity, which can be extended to students searching photos and writing their own captions.
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Spanish - Family, SER, and adjectives Stations

Spanish - Family, SER, and adjectives Stations

Includes 2 separate stations - or rotating activities Vocab focus: Family/Adjectives Grammar focus: Ser/Present Tense Reading/Listening: Students are given a dialogue between Prince Royce and Romeo Santos, they each have blanks in the dialogue where they need to write in what they hear the other student say. Then they work together to answer comprehension questions about the dialogue. Writing/Speaking: Students are given an example dialogue, then create one based off of it to record. Students are giving explicit instructions which can be printed for each station.
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Family Vocabulary + SER and Adjectives Spanish

Family Vocabulary + SER and Adjectives Spanish

Have students read Manny's story about his family (from Modern Family). Using context clues students will work in groups to discover what the family vocabulary in English - means in Spanish. Great constructivist activity that is student centered - allowing them to find the meaning. -Introduces 16 vocabulary words for family. (intro to new vocab) -Extends to have students describe members of the family using SER/ADJ (practice using vocab in short sentences) -Free writing activity where students write about their family/a famous family. (applying new vocab and prior knowledge of adj/ser to write a paragraph describing multiple members of the family)
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Quinceañera Group Project

Quinceañera Group Project

Have students learn by doing! Very minimum prep needed from teachers, and guides students with rubrics for self-directed learning - with genuine motivation as at the end of the projects students throw a quinceañera in class! Spilt class into three groups: Restaurant Group: Create the menus, organize the food to bring for the party, and serve the food (all in Spanish!) Great way to create an authentic ordering and serving Spanish conversation Invitation Group: Create the invites for the party to hand out to students and adults, also the option for a second project addition of making games and decorations, Dance Group: Create a dance choreography to bachata for the quinceañera - includes a playlist of videos for your students to learn from. Example videos from my classroom. Speeches for mother and father of the quince girl. Includes: -3 group project rubrics -A Powerpoint including a video, notes, writing prompts, and an outline for your quinceañera in class -Bachata Dance videos
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Spanish Instagram Food Posts

Spanish Instagram Food Posts

Fun Activity or Project, where students get a blank template included in this powerpoint of an Instagram post with a comments section. Includes directions for students to post a photo of a meal (or draw) create silly hashtags about the meal, and include comments from their peers using the IR+A (voy a comer...) structure that can easily be adapted for what you are working on in your unit. Students include the number of likes in Spanish as well, and makes for a great display in your classroom revolving around a food unit. NO PREP needed.
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Spanish Communicative Activity - Using IR and Comida

Spanish Communicative Activity - Using IR and Comida

Simple communicative activity where students go around and ask ¿Qué vas a comer para cena? ¿Dónde vas a comer? -- students then have a model that they use to respond, write their classmates answers down in the boxes, and they write their answers in the third person (VA a comer....) practicing IR + a + infinitivo/place and food vocab
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Infinitives Spanish Worksheet

Infinitives Spanish Worksheet

Infinitives warm up activity in Spanish, to get students thinking about what an infinitive is before working with new tenses. They organize the verbs into AR,ER, and IR - can easily be extended. Uses common verbs in Spanish
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Soy una Taza - Song and Cooking Vocab Spanish

Soy una Taza - Song and Cooking Vocab Spanish

No prep needed! In this worksheet there is a matching warmup, where students match the vocabulary from Soy una taza (the song --> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AdJPY2Hf7U) Next, the students watch the video and fill in the lyrics to the song using the vocab from the warm up. Finally, I have students learn the dance and act out all the vocab. (my students are in middle school, even though the song is primary they love it!)
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Forming Questions, Interrogative Words Spanish (No prep!)

Forming Questions, Interrogative Words Spanish (No prep!)

Includes 5 different fun activities for students to practice making questions at each level. Scaffolded by easy to more challenging to help students build to a creation level. Activities included (no prep!) -interviewing famous people worksheet -Warm up/Do Now - turning infinitives into questions -Personal interview sheet, responding to questions about their favorite things etc - Directions for a Communicative Activity between students and a partner - Project: Students will create a talk show where they interview people (famous, or friends etc), present to class
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La entrevista Spanish 1/ Interviews

La entrevista Spanish 1/ Interviews

In order to get students working with responding to questions in Spanish, and in different forms (tú/yo/él/ella) this worksheet lays out an interview format for students to first respond to questions in the YO form, then ask a partner these questions in a TU form, and write down what their partner says in the ÉL/ELLA form. This is a great writing and speaking, and listening activity!
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