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We are two highly experienced language teachers and authors. We have written the Hodder AQA Spanish A-level textbook and workbooks 1 and 2, Cambridge IGCSE and Edexcel IGCSE Spanish textbooks and revision guides, OUP ¡Claro! Spanish KS3 textbooks 1 and 2, and study guides for Volver, El laberinto del fauno and Ocho apellidos vascos. We are also speakers at conferences for language teachers and students, designers of spectacular classroom displays and innovators in exam technique.

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We are two highly experienced language teachers and authors. We have written the Hodder AQA Spanish A-level textbook and workbooks 1 and 2, Cambridge IGCSE and Edexcel IGCSE Spanish textbooks and revision guides, OUP ¡Claro! Spanish KS3 textbooks 1 and 2, and study guides for Volver, El laberinto del fauno and Ocho apellidos vascos. We are also speakers at conferences for language teachers and students, designers of spectacular classroom displays and innovators in exam technique.
AQA SPANISH GCSE WRITING INSTRUCTIONS and RUBRICS worksheet.
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AQA SPANISH GCSE WRITING INSTRUCTIONS and RUBRICS worksheet.

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A real LIFE SAVER! This worksheet deals with AQA GCSE SPANISH writing instructions, requirements and rubrics. If you worry your students won´t even understand the task rubrics in Spanish, this is the worksheet for you! It includes some translation activities both ways English-Spanish on rubric vocabulary as well as some guidelines and advice for your students. Perfect to do in class weeks before the exams or as homework.
SPANISH GCSE AQA SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS
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SPANISH GCSE AQA SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS

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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.
AQA SPANISH A LEVEL SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS
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AQA SPANISH A LEVEL SPEAKING INSTRUCTIONS

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This SUPERB worksheet will answer all the questions you and your students might have about the new AQA speaking exam (paper 3). It comes with a blind speaking card as an example, a breakdown, times and requirements of each section and valuable advice. A complete must-have for all your students or members of your department to clarify all about the orals and save you lots of time reading the specification.
SPANISH GCSE ULTIMATE REVISION PACK
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SPANISH GCSE ULTIMATE REVISION PACK

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Four of our best seller worksheets grouped together at a reduced price to make your Spanish GCSE revision easy to plan and effective. Including a worksheet about writing instructions (easily adaptable to other specifications) and three universal sheets: high frequency words, tenses and tricky vocabulary. One sheet FREE when purchased as a pack. All in UNPROTECTED WORD documents.
HISPANIC FESTIVALS GCSE worksheet
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HISPANIC FESTIVALS GCSE worksheet

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This IMPRESSIVE worksheet deals with the topic of FESTIVALS at GCSE. Feria de Abril, Dia de Muertos, Tomatina and Fallas. With great photos and an eye catching layout, this READING activity will enhance your lesson, provide real information and research about the topics and put your students ahead of the topic.
SPANISH A LEVEL TASTER LESSON -Tango and Argentina
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SPANISH A LEVEL TASTER LESSON -Tango and Argentina

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This OUTSTANDING four page booklet is designed to be a Y11 A level taster lesson but also as a Y12 lesson to introduce TANGO and facts about ARGENTINA. The listening questions are based on the first 3 minutes of the video ARGENTINA, DEL NORTE ANDINO A LA TIERRA DE FUEGO (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uutl8wpfcvM) HD pictures, lots of cultural references and an original well researched text about Tango and Argentinian Spanish. Quirky, clever and original lesson to make Spanish appealing to choose it for A level or to do in Y12 to introduce the topic. Booklet: Cover with cultural references to Evita, Mafalda, Pope Francisco and gauchos. Page 2: Reading about Tango with two activities including Argentinian slang. Page 3: Listening activity link to the video. Page 4: Summary of A level topics, nicely laid out to sell the subject to Y11 students.
AQA SPANISH GCSE CONVERSATION booklet
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AQA SPANISH GCSE CONVERSATION booklet

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This 28 page OUTSTANDING booklet contains all eight main themes from the new 2016 AQA specification and carefully designed questions for each topic. There are seven questions per topic, carefully written in Spanish and English underneath with answer starters and a full set of sample answers. Teachers could base their general conversation on these questions or tweak as appropriate. Also with a full page of useful expressions Spanish / English and an eye-catching cover and back cover, perfect to print and copy as a back to back booklet or as individual worsheets.
VOLVER INTERACTIVE PACK
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VOLVER INTERACTIVE PACK

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Pack includes our bestseller celebrated HD booklet with all the information about characters, cinematography and themes and our GIF walkthrough presentation showing the film from start to finish with notes in Spanish. Worth 2 or three lessons, also perfect for students to revise individually or as a refresher after watching the film. Unique and unseen resources that will transform your lessons.
SPANISH FIRST LESSON EVER QUESTIONNAIRE AND INTRO ppt
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SPANISH FIRST LESSON EVER QUESTIONNAIRE AND INTRO ppt

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This HD beautiful presentation goes perfectly well with our questionnaire of the same name. That will be your first lesson in September sorted. Quirky questions, cultural references and great pictures to illustrate each answer. Free questionnaire sheet is on https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/spanish-first-lesson-ever-questionnaire-and-intro-doc-11885223
SPANISH PRESENT TENSE INTRO ppt
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SPANISH PRESENT TENSE INTRO ppt

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Amazing ppt with HD visuals and GIFs to introduce the PRESENT TENSE for the first time. 15 slides that will last you two lessons to start the topic on a high. Some slides can be turned into worksheets. UNPROTECTED DOCUMENT, easily tweaked.
SPANISH A LEVEL TEACHING THE SUBJUNCTIVE
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SPANISH A LEVEL TEACHING THE SUBJUNCTIVE

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About to teach the subjunctive to your Spanish students but don’t know where to start? These two-sided sheets break down the present subjunctive into 3 parts, with an extra sheet on the imperfect subjunctive for good measure. This approach is clear and concise, helping students to form a full picture of this tricky grammatical area. Each sheet explains/ reminds how the subjunctive is formed, then details some of its uses, providing exercises to practise what has been learned. The sheets make up 4-5 lessons in total.
MARÍA LLENA ERES DE GRACIA - THREE A- LEVEL LANGUAGE TASKS
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MARÍA LLENA ERES DE GRACIA - THREE A- LEVEL LANGUAGE TASKS

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Three tasks relating to the great film María llena eres de gracia, a film that can be studied for the AQA A-level. These resources would work well immediately after an initial viewing of the film. One is a PowerPoint with sentences requiring students to translate into Spanish, another a Word document with a brief plot synopsis requiring translation into English. The final task is an activity requiring students to match sentence starters to the correct endings, relating to various events that take place in the film. Very nicely presented and with a great flow between activities.
SPANISH A LEVEL PEDRO ALMODOVAR CINEMA SHEETS
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SPANISH A LEVEL PEDRO ALMODOVAR CINEMA SHEETS

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AMAZING three sheets at the price of one! Including an interview with Almodovar, with questions separated from answers so they have to be matched up, a review of the film HABLE CON ELLA to extract and translate main sophisticated phrases and young people giving opinions about his cinema, with slang, cool and fresh language.
LABERINTO DEL FAUNO INTERACTIVE PACK
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LABERINTO DEL FAUNO INTERACTIVE PACK

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In this pack you will find our bestseller booklet, 8 pages in HD full colour in Spanish with concise explanations and descriptions about the plot, characters, cinematography and themes in the film. The presentation will guide you and your students through the full film in an interactive innovative way, as every slide is a GIF taken from the film. Perfect for your lessons, to introduce the film, or to review it once done. Also perfect for your students to access it individually to revise.
A LEVEL New wave FLAMENCO ROSALIA
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A LEVEL New wave FLAMENCO ROSALIA

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Superb sheet about Rosalia, the new face of flamenco. This worksheet explains the success and controversy about the song MALAMENTE by Spanish singer ROSALIA. An exam style reading with blanks to fill in followed by a ´find a synonym´ activity. Not only this sheet will provide valuable exam technique, but also initiate debate on the ´new´ flamenco and Spanish cliches like bull fighting, religion, Semana Santa and feminism. Strongly recommended to view the videoclip after completing the sheet in class: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rht7rBHuXW8