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Spanish Learning in the Summer!

Guest blog post by Angelica from Monarca Language. The most asked question by parents at the end of the school year is: How can I maintain my child’s Spanish skills during the summer? There are plenty of new opportunities to introduce, engage and practice Español during the summer months. Here are three easy and straightforward […]

10 Time Management Tips for Teachers

Ten Time Management Tips for Teachers Guest blog post by Holly of Spanish Sundries Learn Ten Time Management Tips for Teachers- I never realized how much time I spent on my teaching job until I didn’t have the time to spend anymore.  In December of 2012 my son was born and after a short maternity leave, […]

The First Week of Spanish Class, Part 2

The First Week of Spanish Class! This is Part 2 in a series of blog posts discussing ideas of how to set up your Spanish classes in ways that will can help create an environment conducive to language acquisition.  I hope you find some of the information useful!  I would also love to hear your […]

The First Week of Spanish Class, Part 1

The First Week of Spanish Class! This is Part 1 in a 5 part series of blog posts discussing ideas of how to set up your Spanish classes for the first week of class in ways that will can help create an environment conducive to language acquisition.  I hope you find some of the information useful!  I […]

Spanish Valentine’s Day Lessons!! El Dia de San Valentin, El Dia de los Enamorados!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner!! Come check out La Profesora Frida’s BIG Bundle of Valentine’s Day Activities for your Spanish classes! There are a bunch of fun activities in this packet that you could use all week!  Choose one or two to supplement your lessons each day leading up to Valentine’s Day, or set up Dia […]

Spanish Class: Adding Pronunciation / Speaking Activities without interrupting your schedule.

I have seen a few teachers post that their New Year’s (Teaching) Resolutions include creating more opportunities to grade Pronunciation activities in their classrooms. Creating Pronunciation grades can be tricky.  How often should one grade Pronunciation?  Obviously, we assess pronunciation all day, every day in our classes.  We model pronunciation and listen for mistakes and help […]