This lesson belongs to the topic ‘‘La Identidad Regional en España’’. This lesson includes: Parallel translation as a starter. Vocabulary and matching up activities to get familiarised with the terms. Reading activity with 10 shorts text to find out information about ‘‘Semana Santa’’. The reading activity include: -Finding phrases -True/False/Not mentioned -Comprehension questions Listening activity (with video attached). The listening activity can be done in different ways but it includes: -Comprehension exercise -Listening for specific information -Gap fill. Reading exercise to analyse the transcript from the previous listening exercise. (Video and Handout included.)
This is a complete lesson that inludes different listening and reading activities, including translation practice and photo-card practice for their speaking exam. Enjoy and make them enjoy!
This is a short lesson that can be used online or in the classroom (you can save it as a Google Slides file or any other software similar to Powerpoint. It contains: Short introduction to Spanish Geography where students can label the different CCAA (Comunidades Autónomas) which could be good as a starter. A vocabulary activity to work on cognates taken and adapted from the AQA A-Level book. A three section reading activity to work on cognates that could be exploited to do some translation into English so students can compare and see differences between Spanish and Catalan, Euskera or Galician. A listening activity with videos (a language that did not appear in previous activities has been introduced here: Aranese) where students can listen to (and see) different people talking different languages and they need to: Identify the language. Listening for the gist and write down some information about the speaker. Rate the difficulty of the language (personal) and find examples to explain this.
This PPTX include different slides similar to the ‘‘GCSE Spanish Retrieval Grid (Theme 1)’’. This one is a more generic one following the same pattern but has more slides and include 3 extra slides to revise present, past and future: Including: Template slide. Free time. Sports. Technology. Family and Friends. Customs and Festivals. Marriage and Weddings. Health. Charity and volunteering. Home and Area. Holidays. School. Post 16 and Careers. Present. Past. Future.
This unit contains a Powerpoint presentation with all the content of ‘‘Unit 2: El ciberespacio.’’ and many other files (homework, vocabulary sheet, etc.) Files included: Extra listening activity (comprehension questions + video.) Homework (vocabulary, reading and translations.) 2 videos that could be used for listening activities. Vocabulary sheet for students (+ answers.) Handout for students. P.S: I can’t share the listening files for some of the listening activities but the answers are still there (instead, I added two videos called ‘‘Los jóvenes en España.’’ and ‘‘Los jóvenes en América Latina.’’ Some of the homework activities ideas are taken and adapted from Miriam_84. Thank you very much for the ideas!
Ideal as a starter or revision activity. All topics from Theme 1 GCSE Spanish. Get students to revise on different aspects before or after the lesson.
It contains three different files with translations for students to practice (see title). It includes different phrases in target language and a second translation of a bigger text. All themes and respective topics are included in this bundle. Foundation and Higher options.
These slides are meant to help students retrieve their tenses: -Present -Past -Near future -Future All grids contains Target Language. With their mini white boards students translate from English to Target Language. Students gives an example in English/Spanish and students translate on their mini white board. I would suggest to start with translations from TL to English. This activity can be differentiated in many ways but the main one is for students to stretch more and more following the sequence: Who / What / When / Where / Why. Hope you enjoy it and your students enjoy it even more.
This lesson contains: Grammar on Imperative mood 2 listening activities with the link (see notes) 1 reading comprehension and analysis about the history and origin of the Spanish language Pair card to match definitions and examples about different terminology relating languages.
This file contains different translations for students to practice (see title). It includes different phrases in target language and a second translation of a bigger text. Foundation and Higher options. Beware that the slide at the beginning includes hyperlinks to the the different topics. . Answers included Me, my family and friends Technology in everyday life Free time activities Custom and Festivals
This is a very simple worksheet with basic vocabulary on opinions, activities and reasons. There are different skills for students to practice but there is no speaking activity. Listening files included (2 short audio recordings.)
This resource might take 1 or 2 lessons depending on the ability of your group and the amount of time you want to spend on each activity. This lesson is meant to be a revision lesson but activities can be adapted or tweaked. This includes: -Starter on rooms in the house. -Listening activity with 5 audio files (included.) -Speaking activity to drill expressions on houses/rooms. -Matching activity to revise ways of describing an area/city. -Guessing game to revise places in town and retrieval on the topic of jobs. -Reading activity on city/area. -Plenary to review: Jobs, area, home, rooms in the house, places in town, etc. Handout included.
This is a revision lesson which includes some activities to go through the topic of Health. The listening exercise could be done in two or three ways. The listening clips are just recordings of me as I tend to read the out loud myself sometimes. Activities: -Starter -Listening (audios and transcriptions) -Reading (true and false & word/phrase search) -Parallel translation -Plenary to talk about health and bad/good habits and impacts -Homework (2 options: Research or Writing a 90/150 words paragraph) No handout included.
This file contains different translations for students to practice (see title). It includes different phrases in target language and a second translation of a bigger text. Foundation and Higher options. Beware that the slide at the beginning includes hyperlinks to the the different topics. Answers included: My studies. Life at school/college. Education Post-16. Job, careers, choices and ambitions.
This lesson belongs to the topic ‘‘La Identidad Regional en España’’. This lesson contains a similar sequence of exercises with more videos and a a listening exercise based on ‘‘Las Turbas’’ in Cuenca. This lesson is similar to this one: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/a-level-spanish-la-semana-santa-12503979 (You can purchase both as a bundle.) This lesson includes: Geography revision as a starter. Reading match up activity based on 6 different religious celebrations across Spain. Listening activity in which students can identify the different celebrations and exploit their listening and visual skills. Gap fill listening exercise based on ‘‘Las Turbas’’ and a reading exercise with the same text that includes: -Finding phrases -Comprehension questions -Synonyms / Match the definition with the word *** Listening activity (with video attached). The listening activity can be done in different ways but it includes:** -Comprehension exercise -Listening for specific information -Gap fill. Reading exercise to analyse the transcript from the previous listening exercise. Translation exercise included Activity to exploit speaking or writing skills comparing different religious celebrations based on previous activities from the lesson. (Video and Handout included.)
This bundle includes two lessons with several and different activities based on different ways of celebrating Easter around Spain. For further information on what this bundle includes, check the description of the individual lessons. Part 1: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/a-level-spanish-la-semana-santa-general-12503979 Part 2: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/a-level-spanish-la-semana-santa-por-espa-a-12507031
This lesson could be use in KS3 or KS4 with your students and it is really well differentiated all the way throught. In included exams skills for photo-card practice and it included all the skills to be practiced in the lesson. This included: Presentation Handouts for most of the activities. There is no listening clip for slide 12 (if you require it, let me know and I will send it to you via email.) Please make sure you give me feedback, it really means a lot. Enjoy and make them enjoy!
This file contains different translations for students to practice (see title). It includes different phrases in target language and a second translation of a bigger text. Foundation and Higher options. Beware that the slide at the beginning includes hyperlinks to the the different topics. Answers included: Home, town and region. Social Issues. Global Issues. Travel and tourism.
This could be used as homework or as cover work. This worksheet includes: -Introduction to basic vocabulary about physical description (1) -Introduction to basic vocabulary with short description examples (2) Two short listening activites for students to identify the person that is being described (you could describe different people or get students to play who is who at this point or later during the lesson.) Grid fill where students need to describe people in TL and fill a grid that they could use for revision later on. Grammar section (verbs + adjectival agreement.) Reading exercise (vocabulary search and reading comprehension questions.) Audio files included.