Fun For Spanish Teachers

A blog about resources for language teachers of preschool and elementary-aged children.

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¡Hola! Thanks for stopping by! If you are all about teaching Spanish to children, this is the right place to be. This blog is the place where I can connect virtually with other teachers, share my experiences in the classroom, and give back to the teaching community. Whether you’re a new or veteran teacher, we can always learn from each other! So just let me welcome you with a big bienvenida!

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NEW YEAR’S CELEBRATION CRAFT – ¡FELIZ AÑO NUEVO!

NEW YEAR’S CELEBRATION CRAFT – ¡FELIZ AÑO NUEVO!

And just like that 2022 is here! Some teachers have already been back in the classroom, while others are getting ready for it. Some teachers have been teaching online and others have been doing in-person classes. No matter how you are teaching right now, my best...

6 TIPS FOR AFTER THE BREAK

6 TIPS FOR AFTER THE BREAK

If you feel like every break is like a mini back-to-school period, here are some tips that you might find helpful. What other tips would you add to this list? More than happy to read all your tips and learn from you! Check On Your Students Although the break was meant...

MY TOP 5 MOST VISITED POSTS IN 2021

MY TOP 5 MOST VISITED POSTS IN 2021

I always  like looking at the year’s post and see what my fellow profes have been reading in my blog. Here are my top 5 most visited posts during the 2021. Thank, thank you, thank you for reading my blog and for all your trust and support 5. Spanish Speaking Countries...

KEEP IT SIMPLE FOR 2022, AND THANKS FOR ALL

KEEP IT SIMPLE FOR 2022, AND THANKS FOR ALL

It's official! 2021 is about to end. Do you make a list of resolutions for the New Year? I confess that for many years I dedicated myself to making lists with resolutions but since I never achieved them, I stopped doing it. I have decided that if there is something I...

RESOURCES TO FINISH 2021 STRONG

RESOURCES TO FINISH 2021 STRONG

We have already started the countdown to the holidays and the end of the year.  The days before a break are often difficult. We feel tired, that we are running out of ideas, energy, or both. Something that works very well for me these days is planning classes in which...

USING TIC-TAC-TOE TO RETELL STORIES

USING TIC-TAC-TOE TO RETELL STORIES

This is a fun way to get students to retell stories.  I learned this from some NNELL friends at a conference a few moons ago. They were using it to review vocabulary. This works great after telling stories. I have used it with my students and they love it! You will...

BUTTERFLY LIFE CYCLE – GAME

BUTTERFLY LIFE CYCLE – GAME

If you are like me, and you enjoy incorporating the monarch butterfly in your classes, you will love this adaptation of the evolution game. I call it "El ciclo de la mariposa." Before playing this game, students need to understand how to play the rock, paper, scissors...

A MÍ TAMBIÉN – FALL VERSION

A MÍ TAMBIÉN – FALL VERSION

This game has been such a success in my classes that I have created versions for different seasons and times of the year. Students really enjoy talking about likes and dislikes while moving in class. I have previously shared a winter version of this game and how to...

SPANISH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES MOVEMENT GAME

SPANISH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES MOVEMENT GAME

This is a fun game to introduce the 21 Spanish-speaking countries. I call this game “paisanos”. In preparation for this game, you will need to make a list or print flags of the 21 Spanish countries. How to Play the Game: Distribute the cards depending on the number of...

TUTORIAL TO CREATE YOUR CLASS WEBSITE

TUTORIAL TO CREATE YOUR CLASS WEBSITE

Have you always wanted to have a website for your class? Here is a quick and beautiful way to have one!  First, make sure you have a Canva account which is free for educators! You just need to use your school email to open the account. Follow these steps :  Open...

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