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Spanish Plans Top 10 6-10

It has been awhile since an update. International travel and lack of internet are my main excuses. In the meanwhile I wanted to highlight some of our top blog posts as determined by page visits. We’ve taken our top ten … Continue reading

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End of La Liga

This year my students have each followed a specific Spanish-league team from the beginning of the season until now, the end of the season. Students would track their scores on a weekly basis using a Google Docs spreadsheet. Now that … Continue reading

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Sports Listening Video

This year my students have been following teams in La Liga. With the biggest game taking place over Spring Break, I used our first day back to watch a match recap and answer some questions in Spanish. I was able … Continue reading

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March Madness in Spanish Class

I saw a tweet with a “Tournament of Books” in relation to the NCAA Basketball tournament that is going on right now in sports. I asked my PLN on twitter on ideas on how to incorporate this idea in the … Continue reading

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Snow Day

A lot of students think teachers hate snow days. If only they knew the real truth…

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Adding Fireplace to your classroom

I’m guessing your building principal isn’t going to approve any plans to add a full functioning fireplace to your classroom. I don’t blame them. But we can still set the mood with a nice, relaxing, crackling fireplace in your room. … Continue reading

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Top Four Telenovas for Learning Spanish

Top Four Mexican TV Shows for Learning Spanish By Katie Collom  (guest blogger) We all wish language learning could be a bit less of a pain – and don’t some of us look forward to the day when some magical … Continue reading

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Jesse y Joy Cubeecrafts

Jesse & Joy fans can now create their very own Jesse y Joy dolls. These paper figures are ready to make with just paper and scissors. The finished product will stand at approximately 3.5 inches (9 cm).  Makes a perfect … Continue reading

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Land of the Free and Home of the Ignorant

In the United States, a Spanish teacher’s job is not limited to teaching language. We must also educate our youth on how to be civilized citizens of the world. Unfortunately racism still exists and intolerance of “different” cultures is overwhelming. … Continue reading

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It’s Colombia Not Columbia

We’ve joined the “It’s Colombia, Not Columbia” campaign and now have the much desired t-shirts available in M, L, and XL. Plus, receive FREE shipping when order this shirt for only $15. We’ve written about this issue before and with … Continue reading

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