- Beginner (Level 1), Novice (Levels 1-2)
Did you know that in Bolivia, children can live in prisons with their parents??
In this 7-day unit for Spanish 1, students will learn consider children's rights through the lens of this controversial law in Bolivia.
- no debes [hacer]
- el niño escucha
- lo que hace
- a story script, personalized questions, practice sentences, etc. to introduce the vocabulary
- a song with lyrics activity, reading, and discussion questions
- activities to review and discuss the story
- a reading activity to reinforce vocabulary
- a cultural reading assessment about the Niños prisioneros de Bolivia
- a video viewing guide
- a comprehensible article from 2018 with activities about the Palmasola prison riots
- a writing assessment with rubrics embedded
- answer keys
- detailed daily lesson plans for 7 days' worth of lessons
- a slideshow with daily warm-ups and projectable versions of all readings
- a complete unit overview with abbreviated daily plans, can-do statements, World Readiness standards, Common Core alignment, AP themes, Essential questions, and Proficiency Orientation
- NEW IN 2020: Paperless/Digital versions of all student worksheets (available 8/14/20)
All slideshow presentations are editable and compatible with Google Slides.
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The Somos Curriculum® is a Proficiency-oriented curriculum for Novice and Intermediate Spanish learners that is designed for middle and high school courses. Instruction in The Somos Curriculum® focuses on language acquisition or implicit language development rather than explicit teaching and practice of grammar and vocabulary. Lessons are highly communicative and conducted primarily in the target language.
With detailed daily lesson plans, target-language scripts, tutorials for making input comprehensible, student activities, assessments, and suggestions for differentiation, The Somos Curriculum® is the most complete Spanish curriculum on the market, and it is no surprise that it is used in more than 100,000 language classrooms worldwide.