Sometimes, you just need a different hook to reach your students. The very same students who zone out over a worksheet or notes will become engaged when you present the activity in a new way! I love hearing about what other teachers are doing in their classrooms! Today I’m sharing comments from my Twitter, Instagram, and TeachersPayTeachers feedback of… Read More Social Media Templates in the Classroom
Sometimes, you just need a change. The very same students who zone out over a worksheet or notes will become engaged when you present the activity in a new way. Maze games are a great example of this! Maze games have students answer a series of questions, but they are also trying to find their… Read More 10 Ways to Use Maze Games in Spanish Class
There are so many ways we can incorporate culture into the classroom. I love to share different culture and traditions with my students. There are so many holiday traditions in Spanish countries! The tradition of las doce uvas in Spain is one of my favorites to share with my students, and I love to do it… Read More Holiday Traditions in Spanish-Speaking Countries
This year has been SO exciting so far! We’re incorporating a TON of new routines into Spanish I. One of the new things I’m trying to make sure I include are Brain Breaks for Spanish classes! As we go through class I’ve really upped the level of Spanish being used (trying to hit that 90%… Read More Brain Breaks for Spanish Class – FREE Google Slides!
This summer I had the opportunity to go to Costa Rica for vacation (no students!). It was a lot of fun, and I’d thought I’d share some of the things I learned while I was there that would be helpful to know if you are planning on going, either alone or with students! Background We… Read More Costa Rica Travel Tips
Stations are one of my favorite things to do in class, and I try to incorporate them at least once every other chapter. They’re a great tool to use, keep students moving, and provide a lot of opportunities to practice! However, if you’re not careful, stations can easily become a logistical nightmare. Here are some… Read More Stations in Spanish Class