Fútbol

Just finished up robust-ifying the cultural content of my Las chicas no juegan al fútbol americano mini unit. Its reading assessment was about sports in Spanish speaking countries and baseball in the DR, but this year I plan to use the reading, discussion questions, instructional video CLOZE activity, and webquest for soccer infographs contained in…

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México lindo y querido – Javier Solís

This is a great song to sing on Mexican Independence Day! I give a short intro to the video in Spanish, with a little background on Javier Solís and ranchera music, before we watch the video. The reading I use is in this file. Watch/listen to it several times while students complete the CLOZE lyrics ( The…

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La siesta

This is a reading that uses target structures from Hay que estudiar and talks about the tradition of the siesta in Spain, based on information from the Ajuntament de Barcelona website. I have a whole unit on this that I’ll be posting in pieces as I finish editing them…one of these days…

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