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Los Verbos Regulares
¡Vamos a practicar! Your beginning Spanish speakers need this well-organized, interactive PowerPoint to learn how to conjugate regular -ar verbs in the present tense. This resource provides scaffolding, and the slides build on one another for a deeper understanding of the material.
6th - 7th Languages 21 Views 30 Downloads
Los Verbos Regulares
How do you conjugate ar verbs in the present tense? Give your very beginning Spanish speakers some help with this presentation. Several common verbs are broken down into two parts: the stem and the ending. Once your class understands this, conjugation should come easier.
6th - 8th Languages 3 Views 10 Downloads
El verbo tener-Explanation
Introduce your beginning Spanish speakers to the verb tener. The chart at the top of the page details the basic present tense conjugation, and the examples that follow show the different ways that tener is used. While no practice opportunities are provided here, it would be a great resource for your class to have!
6th - 8th Languages 14 Views 99 Downloads
Spanish I Project: Verb Book
Have your class members put together their own collections of verbs throughout the semester. Pupils must include present, preterite, present progressive, irregular, and stem-changing verbs, for a total of 23 verbs. The specific requirements for the final book are listed on this project description and in the included rubric.
6th - 12th Languages 27 Views 21 Downloads
Un Viaje a Mexico
Instructions for a creative Spanish project are outlined in this colorful presentation. This project requires learners to work in groups and create their own PowerPoint or poster about planning a trip to Mexico. It includes directions, as well as a presentation grading rubric.
7th - 12th Languages 3 Views 27 Downloads
Chespirito, "Los Asaltantes Del Banco"
Students brainstorm and make list of successful and funny classic TV comedy shows, discuss, in Spanish, specifics of shows on list, review biography of Mexican comedian Roberto Gomez Bolanos, and view episode of Chespirito, jotting down information about setting, characters, and sequence.
9th - 12th Languages 9 Views 54 Downloads
Integrating Skills: Authentic Teaching Best Prepares Students for an Authentic Assessment
What's the best way to learn Spanish? The instruction needs to be authentic and provide more opportunities for real-life Spanish practice. Read this article for some ideas of how you can bring this practice into your classroom or school!
11th - 12th Languages 21 Views 64 Downloads
Language Arts: Writing Through Reading
Improve writing skills using methods from Robert Gay's Writing Through Reading; Gay espouses reproducing the work of successful writers to build the ability to convey original ideas effectively. Young writers transcribe, paraphrase, and imitate various readings over extended periods.
6th - 9th Language Arts 33 Views 421 Downloads
Pre-AP Strategies for Spanish Literature
Take a break from vocabulary development and have your Spanish scholars immerse themselves in Spanish culture. What are common Spanish proverbs? In short sessions over the course of a few weeks, the class will learn about different proverbs and the cultural differences between Mexico and the United States.
11th - 12th Languages 36 Views 97 Downloads
¡Cha cha en Chihuahua!
Can you name all of the Mexican states? Most Americans can't, even though Mexico is our close neighbor. Encourage your Spanish learners to research a Mexican state and create a comprehensive PowerPoint to share the newly acquired information.
9th - 12th Languages 4 Views 57 Downloads
Los Verbos Regulares: -ar verbs
Learn how to conjugate -ar Spanish verbs with this colorful PowerPoint. Viewers will see examples of different regular verbs conjugated properly, practice choosing the correct forms, as well as translate twelve sentences from English to Spanish.
3rd - Higher Ed Languages 17 Views 221 Downloads
Nouns and Articles
Here is a 114-slide PowerPoint that covers the proper use of articles, singular and plural nouns, and rules of capitalization. Your students should gain valuable practice from working through the examples present in the slides. This is an impressive teaching resource!
3rd - 5th Language Arts 12 Views 62 Downloads
Reflexive Verbs Handouts and Project
Here's a unit on reflexive verbs, complete with worksheets, a project explanation, and a rubric! After completing five pages of practice sentences, learners pair up to create a photography project detailing a day in the life of their created character.
8th - 9th Languages 10 Views 11 Downloads
My Schedule/ Mi Horario
A great opportunity for oral and written practice! Split your class into pairs, giving each of the two members a different classroom schedule (provided here). Then the beginning Spanish speaker must ask their partner a series of questions to discover his or her school schedule.
7th - 9th Languages 4 Views 47 Downloads
Ser y Estar
Are your beginning Spanish learners having trouble with the verbs ser and estar? This gives a comprehensive, detailed look at both verbs, their usage, and their conjugations. Also included are several great practice examples at the end of the presentation.
6th - 7th Languages 12 Views 27 Downloads