News in Slow Spanish is a podcast for those who already possess a basic vocabulary and some knowledge of Spanish grammar. Your host is a native Spanish speaker from Spain. In our program we discuss the world news, grammar, and expressions, and much more in simplified Spanish at a slow pace so that you can understand almost every word and sentence.
5 New Movies for Spanish Class
I am always on the lookout for presentations at conferences that are actually given in Spanish on a cultural topic. I love showing authentic film, so I chose a session at #CSCTFL on Spanish film class from Israel Fernando Herrera. He brought up many new movies that I would like to watch, and research more as possibilities to incorporate in my classes. Most were documentaries with social justice or human rights themes. He went very in depth with the first couple of examples, but then flew…
How To Learn Any Language
Anyone can learn any language - all it takes is dedication and a willingness to just jump straight into the deep end. Many people think that if they just buy a language learning course they will have everything they need. But this isn't really the best strategy. A good language learning program (such as the Rocket Languages series) should also be supplemented by actually USING the language!
25 Creative Writing Prompts to Practice Spanish
Want a fun way to practice Spanish? Grab a pen and paper and try these 25 Spanish writing prompts, compiled by tutor Joan B.
Foreign Language Speaking Activities Using Pictures and Photos
An effective way of getting students speaking is to have them describe a picture or photo, but this can a get a little old after a few times. There are many paired and group activities that studen…
Todos los periódicos del día. Toda la prensa de hoy. Kiosko.net
Todos los periódicos del día. Más de 750 periódicos del mundo. Edición de hoy. Actualidad del mundo, prensa económica, diarios deportivos, periódicos regionales y diarios locales. El kiosco visual de internet.
El Internado - Teaching Episode 1 & my PLN
Last spring I kept seeing all of these #langchat Spanish teacher tweeting about the show El Internado: Laguna Negra . So at the end of the y...
Quick Tip: Semana Santa
Hello there! We are in the middle of conferences and finishing up the quarter, but I thought I would share a couple great resources that I have found while planning a mini unit on Semana Santa, or holy week. I currently teach at a Catholic school, and holidays in the Spanish speaking world are a really easy way to incorporate theology through the culture. Even if you are at a public school, the traditions around the world make for great way to put culture at the core of language teaching…
EL FOLDER DE LOS 6 TEMAS DEL AP: Adentro del folder de Samantha ella puso informacion del Examen del AP Languagae and Culture. Fenomenal! Que buen material y contenido. M. Melara