Spanish Teacher Resources
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En el Cafe
Spanish speakers write skits set in a cafe. There are few guidelines for this assignment, but encourage your class to include humor! Create a rubric to provide beforehand so your learners know your expectations. Then consider keeping a video file of a good example to show future classes!
6th - 9th Languages 14 Views 102 Downloads
Spanish Influence in the U.S.
Eighth graders research the role of the first Spanish conquistadors who explored the now United States. Using the internet, they gather information on different explorers and write a paper about why he is important in American history. They practice saying English words that came from the Spanish languages and identify the major cities and states with Spanish origins.
8th Social Studies & History 49 Views 127 Downloads
Classroom Challenges and Activities for Teaching Spanish Heritage Students
Designed for native speakers of Spanish, and written almost entirely in Spanish, this resource begins with explanation of native speakers and strategies that you can use to teach them. After the introductory section, is a collection of worksheets and activities designed to help learners with Spanish reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.
2nd - 10th Languages 139 Views 76 Downloads
The Spanish Empire, Silver, & Runaway Inflation
How did Spain come to shape the lives of nearly every human on the planet? John Green discusses the cultural and accomplishments of the Aztec and Inca empire, the establishment of two administrative divisions after the Spanish conquered Mexico and Peru, use of indigenous labor, and discovery of silver that led to skyrocketing inflation.
10 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Imperfect Tense
Take a trip to the computer lab or flip your class and use this online resource. Spanish language learners can read the included information about the imperfect and practice with the online interactive exercises that are linked on the page.
6th - 12th Languages 7 Views 7 Downloads
Active Engagement in Foreign Language Studies through V/C and online courses
High schoolers are engaged in using foreign languages in meaningful situations. They encounter a deeper sensitivity of cultural differences as they question how using multimedia technology enhances the learning experience and delivery of instruction.
9th - 12th Languages 41 Views 67 Downloads
Division of Syllables in Spanish
Are your Spanish speakers working on their pronunciation? The five rules for stress are included in this plan, and your class needs them! They are explained well, and examples are provided for each rule. Whether you choose to use this plan or not, at least print out these rules for your beginning speakers!
6th - 9th Languages 57 Views 115 Downloads
Numbers in English and Spanish!;
Let's count! Your young language learners will learn numbers one through 10 with this 10-page packet. Each page is dedicated to one number, and learners practice saying the number, tracing it, spelling it, and then writing it in Spanish.
Pre-K - K Languages 16 Views 119 Downloads
Mi Familia y Yo
Students study the Spanish language and culture as well as learn about countries in Latin America. In this Spanish lesson, students complete a variety of activities to learn and use Spanish words in context as well as study the royal family of Spain.
4th - 12th Languages 46 Views 139 Downloads
Introduction to the Maya Civilization
Pupils investigate the Maya civilization. In this Maya civilization lesson, students view a PowerPoint presentation and record notes. Pupils explore several important landmarks, such as the "Magician's Palace" at Uxmal.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 30 Views 204 Downloads
Explore writing sentences and using differnet sentence structures in the Spanish language. Analyze an excerpt from Christopher Columbus's journal and guess who wrote the entry. Write your own journal using Spanish vocabulary learned in class and the vocabulary presented.
6th - 12th Language Arts 45 Views 254 Downloads
Spanish-English Cognates in the ELL Classroom: Friends or Foes?
Define the meaning of a cognate and use the concept to help Spanish-speaking ELLs connect their first language to English. Middle schoolers explore Latin roots to find cognates in both languages. They relate the Spanish and English word meanings.
6th - 12th English Language Development 54 Views 323 Downloads
Accent Marks & Special Characters in Spanish
Check out this clear description of how and when to use accent marks and special characters. The information, necessary to truly understand the purpose of special characters and accent marks would make a great reference material for pupils.
6th - 12th Languages 41 Views 32 Downloads
Numbers in Spanish
Spanish learners can start with uno, dos, y tres and move all the way up into the millions and trillions on their way to learning all the numbers. The webpage includes information on cardinal numbers, ordinal numbers, fractions, and percentages, all easily accessible through scrolling and hyperlinks.
6th - 12th Languages 70 Views 51 Downloads
Spanish Clothes Worksheet
There's not much to this one, but if you're looking for a quick way to assess the vocabulary development of your Spanish language learners, you're in luck. Match the sixteen clothing-related Spanish words to their English translations.
6th - 8th Languages 20 Views 90 Downloads
Spanish Storybook Project
Encourage your Spanish class to think creatively while using the preterite and imperfect tenses by asking learners to create storybooks. Pupils must come up with original stories, type up their work, illustrate the stories, and create and decorate cover pages.
4th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 4 Downloads
The Conditional in Spanish
Under what conditions would your Spanish language learners use the conditional? They can find out here, and practice their new knowledge with the linked exercise. There is information about regular and irregular conditional verbs as well as how to use the conditional.
6th - 12th Languages 18 Views 11 Downloads
The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards
Delve into the complex social and political structures of Native Americans prior to the arrival of European colonists. This video provides an overview of pre-Columbian America, with particular regard to the the colonization efforts of the Spanish and relationships with native peoples, and also addresses valuable consideration of what constitutes a primitive versus a civilized people.
11 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
El futuro (The future)
How do you form the future tense in Spanish? It's easy! Keep the entire infinitive form of the verb and add an ending. Give your advanced Spanish language learners this reference guide to study the charts provided. The endings are presented, and there's a chart that illustrates the conjugation of hablar, comer, and vivir.
10th - 12th Languages 12 Views 69 Downloads