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$100 Teacher Appreciation Giveaway

Spanish teachers on TpT have teamed up to offer you a fun & fabulous giveaway as our way of saying THANK YOU to our followers! We have 2 thank you prizes for our followers: – $100 TpT gift card – … Continue reading

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Class Dojo in Spanish

I recently started using the App ClassDojo to track student participation/incentivize students to speak only Spanish. I know some teachers give participation points, some use a system where they hand out tickets/fake money, but this is novelty for students. I have … Continue reading

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March Madness Book Tournament

Our March Music Madness was a huge success, so today we’d thought we’d offer an alternative that you may have seen from LA/LIT teachers or in your school library. This is a book tournament of novels, written about the Hispanic … Continue reading

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Pedacito de Navidad Movietalk

If you are looking for some authentic resources for La Navidad,check out our post with includes: -a template for writing a letter to “Papa Noel” : Carta a Santa requirements -the letter template:  Carta a Santa We like Jesse y … Continue reading

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Elf on the Shelf in the WL Classroom: Day 1

Originally posted on La Clase de la Señora Dentlinger:
I think Elf on the Shelf is a great way to bring some fun into the classroom.  I blogged about the idea yesterday.  I shared some cultural situations the elf could…

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Perspective through literature

While travel is the best way to broaden your perspective, that may be a bit difficult for our students. One way that students can learn about other cultures and see perspectives is through youth literature. I’ve been working on this … Continue reading

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ICTFL15

It was wonderful to see so many of of our colleagues join us at the Illinois Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ICTFL) Fall Conference. For those of you who are checking out our website for the first time, read … Continue reading

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Facebook Contest Winners

Congrats to our winners of the Facebook Me Gusta Stamp and Facebook Profile Project. Dale D won the Stamp, and Yahaloma P. won our Facebook Project. We were feeling extra giving so we added 2 more projects winner, which were … Continue reading

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Facebook Giveaway

Our Facebook Spanish Project, after going over a major upgrade this summer, has reached  over 1,000 sales. If you have downloaded this product in the past, make sure you have the newest version by signing in and downloading the product … Continue reading

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Passport Stamps

During the first week of school, our students put together their own passports. They filled out a Colombian Student Visa and glued that to the inside cover and then we used the blank passport pages to write our first unit’s … Continue reading

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