If you took a vacation under a rock then maybe you have not heard of Bomba Estéreo's AWESOME song "SOY YO" In fact I know I am late to the game creating plans for this song Sometimes I start the year with the same lesson plans for 6th-8th grade with little modifications between classes. It … Continue reading Back to school “SOY YO”
I use Martina Bex's curriculum for 6th-8th grade. In Unit 8 one of the target structures is "sabes." I use a song called ¡Colores Colores! with my little students, and it fits well with this unit. It is a children's song written for a younger audience, but I created resources to use the premise of why you … Continue reading Me gustan los colores. ¿Sabes porqué?
If you haven't heard, it is SEÑOR WOOLY WEEK!!!! There are surprises each day for subscribers starting today with the release of the video "NO LO TENGO." My students LOVE Señor Wooly, and the subscription to his website is money well-paid! So I thought we would enjoy Señor Wooly week to the fullest at my school. So … Continue reading Celebrating Señor Wooly Week
So I have followed Annabelle Allen in provided DANCING brain breaks. SO MUCH FUN!! I want to share some of the songs I have been using. One is the Viral Video - El Pollito Pío. (This song has been translated into 20 different languages!) https://youtu.be/dhsy6epaJGs I use this song as a Brain Break as well … Continue reading El Pollito Pío- VIRAL VIDEO
Elementary Spanish - Annabelle Allen Twitter http://www.lamaestraloca.com/ Classroom environment and technology DOCERI (technology to project from iPad and laptop at same time) Deck less- turn and use your seat for a desk Pre-planning- general order of a unit 2/3 target structures establishing- TPR, photos, PQA Story Reading Alternative reading using same structures Writing STORIES Student … Continue reading Language Lab- Observations – Annabelle Allen (iFLT 2016)
I like to introduce the words "quiere" and "tiene" to my Kindergarten class early in the year. I love to use one of my favorite songs from the CD Charlotte Diamond's "Soy una pizza" My students love this song! Check out the link to get the whole CD which is great!! My students love to watch a youtube video … Continue reading ¿Te gusta la pizza?
In a previous post I mentioned some of the most important things I learned at NTPRS in Chicago this summer. I mentioned TIME, PROPS, and PQA treasure hunts. In this post I wanted to highlight some very simple technology tricks that I saw at NTPRS. I love technology. I love making videos and presentations. I … Continue reading NTPRS – Top Take aways (4-5) Technology that is worth it!