Archive | November, 2012

The Educated Traveler Blog: Texting in Spain

19 Nov

The Educated Traveler Blog | Educational Travel Resource for Teachers – Texting in Spain.

 

Great post about Texting in Spain, see if your students can figure out the shortcuts…

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6 Nov

Great draw and speak activity!

elmundodebirch

Last week I found out that I was going to be sent to a tech conference…..the day before the conference!  I scrambled for something meaningful to leave for my students, something that wouldn’t just be busy work.  We are almost at the end of a chapter that combines food with a thorough review of the preterite. I decided to have my students draw the words that we have been working with.  They have never seen a “vocabulary list”, so this was the first time that they saw the words “listed” all together.  I gave them Draw and label 40 foods, with 75 words in alphabetical order. The directions were to place selected words in 4 different categories:  frutas y verduras, carnes y mariscos, las cosas de la mesa y condimentos, y las comidas que empiezan o completan la cena.  The task was to choose 10 words for each…

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Skills circuits: Recycling language

6 Nov

Skills circuits: Recycling language | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC.

 

Skills circuits [similar to learning stations] are a fun way to review language. They also provide a change to coursebook activities allowing learners to work together to recycle grammar or vocabulary and share knowledge. They require careful planning of both materials used in the circuit and attention to the timing of the activity itself.

Dynamic HTML – Spanish Activities

6 Nov

Dynamic HTML – Spanish Activities.

Teacher Paul Widergren has posted many of his original creations online, including a collection of PowerPoint presentations for teaching Spanish and a collection of dynamic HTML activities in which students categorize or match written vocabulary with pictures.

Location Unit

6 Nov

Location Unit | spanishplans.

Great ideas for prepositions lessons.

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