El Secreto unit plans

Talk about a labor of love. I have been working on putting together the final touches on my “El Secreto” storytelling unit for Spanish II for literally months. It has taken the back burner to a series of other projects, but I finally sat down tonight, determined to complete it. The unit is designed to target Irregular…

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Introductions Reading

Since I will only be teaching M-TH this year, I am responsible for leaving plans for a classroom aide–who may or may not speak Spanish–to do with the kids on Fridays. It’s like sub plans every week–yikes! For the first week of school, I created a two-page worksheet with six mini readings that will be…

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Logic Puzzles for language classes

I.Love.Logic.Puzzles. Specifically, I love grid logic puzzles. I’ve been addicted to them since I was in middle school. There is something so wonderfully satisfying about unlocking the key to the puzzle that has had you stumped for the last 20 minutes and, with a flurry of your pencil, filling the entire rest of the chart…

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