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KS2-3 Spanish-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

KS2-3 Spanish-Reading strategies arrow-whole lesson introduction to staged approach

Although the skills to access a text come naturally to some students, many others need to be supported in developing the necessary strategies. This tried and tested approach to reading provides a visual strategy which can be applied to a wide variety of texts in a second language or in English, improving not only language skills, but also general literacy. Particularly useful when exploiting authentic materials, it can equally be applied to more traditional texts and, once embedded, enables students of all ages to work successfully with more complex source materials than would otherwise have been the case. This resource models the strategy with a simple Spanish text, however it can be applied to texts of a wide range of difficulty. It includes a ten slide teaching presentation to introduce the strategy, comprehensive teaching notes accompanied by thumbnails of all the materials, plus student sheets and the strategy arrow, which can be laminated for repeated use. The resource is also available modelled with a French text and a German text.
Languages-in-Practice
SPANISH SOCIOCULTURAL ACTIVITIES Las Redes Sociales

SPANISH SOCIOCULTURAL ACTIVITIES Las Redes Sociales

SPANISH SOCIOCULTURAL ACTIVITIES Las Redes Sociales Includes: - Text on origins/history of social networks with interesting facts - Set of comprehension questions on the text - Group Activity involving creating your own social network and presenting it to the class in Spanish - Spidergram to organize a class discussion on Social Networks and the impact they have on society
giomanuel
Jugando Justo - a Fair Trade Story

Jugando Justo - a Fair Trade Story

Mira 3 support for Comercio Justo. Aimed at year 9 and IGCSE. Can also be used for Ab initio Spanish. This is taken from a Fair trade site and adapted into simplified Spanish. It is the story of how Fair Trade transformed a town in Pakistan that makes 70% of the world's footballs.
juliablock
Tortoise and the Sardines audiobook.

Tortoise and the Sardines audiobook.

This is an audiobook which complements the book "The Tortoise and the Sardines" It is aimed to help readers with their aural, oral and literary understand of the French and Spanish language.
deltamariabooks
La recuperación de la memoria histórica

La recuperación de la memoria histórica

An overview of what the association is about and five of their objectives listed (list not exhaustive). A print screen of some headlines about the calles franquistas to generate discussion and some images to supplement this. A variety of activities follow based on opinion pieces from social networking sites and a list of 32 names who will be appearing on streets in Spain with a QR code that links to the article. Listening task with link to video based on a fosa comun in Porreres.
OliverWalsh
Me, My Friends and Family GCSE Revision

Me, My Friends and Family GCSE Revision

Around 5-8 hours of learning and revision opportunities including vocabulary builders, pair work questions, reading, comprehension questions, true or false statements, phrase matching, grammar in context, full class oral activities and class surveys, translations from and to Spanish, essay and oral topic preparation practice including writing for speaking. All based on an article that incorporates all the key vocabulary used by the major exam boards. Encourages learners to independently improve their language skills.
arteaga
SPANISH INTERACTIVE CULTURAL PROJECTS Descubriendo El Nuevo Mundo Vol.1: Central America

SPANISH INTERACTIVE CULTURAL PROJECTS Descubriendo El Nuevo Mundo Vol.1: Central America

SPANISH INTERACTIVE CULTURAL PROJECTS Descubriendo El Nuevo Mundo Vol.1 Central America - Reading Comprehension - Cut and paste Activity - Group Discussion - Poster Design & Creation - Writing Activity The following project pack contains 3 sections: 1. COUNTRY INFORMATION EXTRACTS 2. PICTURE ELEMENTS 3. POSTER TEMPLATES COUNTRY INFORMATION EXTRACTS are short texts containing information on the country in question. Students are to read each extracts and make notes of the important points as a reading comprehension activity. The PICTURE ELEMENTS have been specifically designed to portray information contained in the extracts. Students are then presented with the POSTER TEMPLATES, there is 1 poster template for each of the countries in question. Each template has 4 blank spaces each of which should contain a cutout of a picture element. Next to each space there are blank lines for a short paragraph to be written. An option would be to divide students into small groups and assigning a different central american country to each group. Within each group, students will discuss the main information points relevant to the country assigned, select 4 picture elements relevant to the country and together come up with 4 short paragraphs relating the picture to the country on the basis of what they have learned from the extract. This is a multi-level project activity as the length and complexity of the paragraph can be adjusted to the level of the students in questions. EXTENSION: This project can lead onto a bigger and more independent activity, where students go on to carry out their own research on the assigned country (in other words they create their own extracts) and proceed to nd suitable images or even their own drawings to create large posters. Ultimately they would have to produce short paragraphs relating their images/drawings to the information collected. Total no. of pages: 31
giomanuel
Spanish Independent Learning Ideas

Spanish Independent Learning Ideas

Let pupils know that Spanish is fun to learn if they choose activities that interest them, and that they will succeed if they're enjoying their language learning. 15 suggested activities for pupils to complete outside of class to boost their knowledge. Can be displayed on board or printed off for pupils to check off the activities they've completed.
j_pooley58
Spanish Worcester

Spanish Worcester

A short writing in Spanish, using a mixture of tenses and vocabulary about town and local area.
cb14400