Speaking Spanish Teacher Resources
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Students identify at least one country where the Spanish language is spoken, describe similarities and differences between Spanish, Mexican, and Puerto Rican families, and practice speaking the Spanish words for several family members.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 66 Views 199 Downloads
The Spanish Spot: Issue One
The Spanish Spot is awesome! It contains a short article about a Spanish-speaking destination, a mini-grammar lesson plan (this one's on cognates), and activities. Start by reading a short article (in English) about the driest desert in the world!
7th - 9th Languages 152 Views 498 Downloads
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Cómo se dice 'fun' en Español? After playing a few of these engaging, vocabulary-centered games, your young language learners will be able to tell you! This is sure to become a favorite app in any Spanish class.
1st - Higher Ed Languages 46 Views 16 Downloads
The Spanish Spot Issue #2
The Spanish Spot provides a short article about a Spanish-speaking destination, a free grammar lesson, an activity, and a quiz! This issue's focus is Puerto Vallarta and weather related vocabulary. The packet is informative, and there's information on different audio resources after the activity sheets.
6th - 8th Languages 62 Views 215 Downloads
Picture This - Stars Over Hoke
The classroom becomes a safe and inclusive place for your ELLs as they create documents about their lives. Learners create, read, and present story books based on their own personal experiences. They will utilize digital cameras to take photographs of their lives growing up in a culturally diverse family, then narrate their story and define popular bilingual vocabulary.
5th - 12th Language Arts 31 Views 131 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Mercado Trading at the Marketplace
Students comprehend that Mexico is a country. They identify two types of regions in Mexico. Students comprehend that many people in Mexico speak Spanish. They use three Spainsh words. Studnents begin to relate simple words with corresponding pictures.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 19 Views 54 Downloads
ELD Lesson Planner: Smart Solution
Access your beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners' needs with this thorough lesson plan. The Houghton-Mifflin stories ("Pepita Talks Twice," "Poppa's New Pants," and "Ramona Quimby, Age 8") address vocabulary, grammatical forms, and and increasingly independent writing activities.
3rd English Language Development 29 Views 43 Downloads
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Pick up one or more of more than twenty languages with a single program! Test your speech skills along with your vocabulary and grammar with a set of scaffolded lessons that incorporate speech recognition technology, audio recordings, and images.
2nd - Higher Ed Languages 3 Views 1 Download
Life of a student in Mexico
Students investigate the lives of students who live in Mexico. This done through research in order to compare it to the United States. They review vocabulary, create venn diagrams and complete other activities to enrich cultural knowledge and enrich communication skills in Spanish.
8th - 12th Languages 27 Views 100 Downloads
Understanding Ethnic Labels and Puerto Rican Identity
Middle schoolers brainstorm a list of stereotypes associated with the Hispanic or Latin culture. In groups, they use the internet to research issues of importance to the Puerto Rican community. They focus on the cultures that speak Spanish and how ethnicity applies to various groups within the United States.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 16 Downloads
What a great way to discuss the immigrant experience in America! Learners read First Crossing, a book of short stories by Pam Muñoz Ryan, Lensey Namioka, Elsa Marston, and Minfong Ho. After reading, they engage in activities to identify context clues, answer cause and effect questions, and distinguish between fact and opinion.
9th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 123 Downloads
Fun Along the Way: Technology and the Teaching of World Languages
Students record themselves saying basic biographical facts about themselves: : what their names are, where they live, how old they are, what languages they speak, and what activities they like to do. They practice their presentational communication skills.
4th - 6th Languages 3 Views 7 Downloads
Art as Advocacy for Social Change
“Humanscape No.65” by Melesia Casas and Ester Hernandez’s “Sun Maid Raisins” launch a study of how works of art can advocate for social change. After examining these two works and discussing the human rights issues raised, class members are encouraged to create their own advocacy graphic.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 52 Views 86 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Hands-On History: Explorers
Bring history to life with this collection of hands-on early explorer activities. From creating a flip book about the Vikings' exploration of North America to a reader's theater performance about Christopher Columbus' search for the Indies, this resource offers learning experiences that will engage the whole class in learning about European explorers.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 86 Views 58 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Increasing Language Fluency with Mentor-Mentee Relationships via Email
Students communicate through technology to attempt to increase fluency in writing of Spanish through use of email and the Internet. They complete activities that require communication between other students in different levels of Spanish, and Spanish speakers in the community.
10th - 12th Languages 4 Views 5 Downloads
The Mexican-American Influence on the United States
Students examine the influences of the Hispanic groups from Mexico, Cuba and Puerto Rico. In groups, they research the history of Mexico and read excerpts from a book in Spanish to practice their vocabulary. To end the instructional activity, they write letters to the Embassy of Mexico in New York to ask for information about the Hispanic cultures in the American Southwest.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 35 Views 87 Downloads