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Comida Autentica

On of my favorite units is teaching the Food Unit. I love sharing the unique flavors of Latin America with my students. During the beginning of the unit, I have a “Comida del día” that I have described on the … Continue reading

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Using Memes in Spanish

What’s the most important thing in a foreign language class? To give students comprehensible input and show them the language in context. When you can accomplish this and entertain the kids at the same time to keep their interest, you’ve … Continue reading

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Videos y Fotos for LA COMIDA unit

Teaching a unit about La Comida? Here’s some media resources for your Spanish classroom for this Food unit: Música/Videos/Audio Canción “Chocolate” de Jesse y Joy Canción “Una en un millón” de Jesse y Joy (Cloze lyrics and activity) Youtube “Archibaldo … Continue reading

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Resources for LA ROPA unit

Teaching a unit about La Ropa? Here’s some resources for your Spanish classroom for this Clothing unit: Música/Videos Canción “Billy La Bufanda” by Señor Wooly Youtube Target Commercial Youtube K-Mart Commercial Youtube Commercial “¿Me Lo compras?“ Youtube Video Shopping Youtube … Continue reading

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Doll House iPad App

If your Foreign Language program has access to iPads, here is an app you need to check out. It is free and is fantastic to use during your Casa unit. It’s called Kids Doll House and it is made by … Continue reading

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Location Unit

I love teaching the location unit. There are so many engaging activities to do to talk about location. I start by teaching the location words to the tune of “Pop goes the weasel”. Since many students look at their hand … Continue reading

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Resources for LA CASA unit

Teaching a unit about La Casa? Here’s some resources for your Spanish classroom for this House unit: Música Cancíon “Edificio” de Bacilos. Canción “¿Con quién se queda el perro?” de Jesse & Joy. Canción “Los Quehaceres” de Señor Wooly. Dibujos … Continue reading

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Hispanic Heritage Post 2

During Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15) we will be posting articles and information relating to the impact of Latinos in the United as well as looking at their culture from their home countries. Our goal is for … Continue reading

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Familia Resources

Three quick resources to use during your unit on La Familia: 1) Family Trees (árbol genealógico) : Our most popular post includes downloadable family tree images and flipcharts of Modern Family and The Simpson. Seems like most students aren’t very … Continue reading

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Animales

I start my 8th grade class off with a lesson about Animals in Spanish. Animals is one of the topics that students really enjoy but you don’t see it included in many textbooks or early levels, so it is something … Continue reading

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