Dia de los muertos- Day of the Dead
Link for Option #1: http://latino.si.edu/DayoftheDead/
Link for Option #2: http://www.mexicansugarskull.com/sugar_skulls/instructions.html
If you still have time today... play on the links below!
Then read these cute folk stories from Latin America.
Watch this cute little kid shop for groceries in Spanish! (You can watch any videos on this page).
Explore Latin America with National Geographic for kids!
OK, That's all!
Below is a really cool webquest:
First, draw from memory a map of Central/South America. List all the countries you can think of.
Then, play the games below until you can get a 90% or higher in under 100 seconds. Show Profa your score for 10 points:
Geography labeling challenge of South and Central America: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/country_SoAmCA_G1_onPress.html
Here's another one if you like to mix it up:
South & Central America map quiz: http://www.maps.com/games/quiz-latin.aspx
and another one: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/country_SoAmCA_G0_Click.html
and another! http://www.yourchildlearns.com/mappuzzle/central-america-puzzle.html
Finally at the end of class, draw a map from memory again, once again listing all the countries you can think of. Did you improve? How does your map look now?
Gracias and have a great weekends, estudiantes! :)
-There are altars made to remember loved ones.
-Skulls, Candles, and Skeletons are a part of it.
-The graveyard is visited and people sleep overnight.
-There are celebrations, feasts, and parades.
-The spirits of our loved ones are with us visiting, and they are remembered on this day.
-It is a family celebration.
And Mrs. Filcik's Class added that...
-People celebrate by the graves.
-It's a holiday to honor people who've died.
-Shrines or altars are made in honor.
-People make skulls, skeletons, flowers, and decorations.
-It's similar to Halloween, but only in some ways.
Mrs. Hemholdt & Voss' and Mrs. Schmuker's class also noted...
-It's a Mexican holiday, but also in some other Spanish speaking countries.
-Its a big celebration on October 31, November 1st and 2nd.
-It's kind of like Halloween.
-They make altars for loved ones and decorate graves with flowers, candle, skulls and other favorite things.
Wordle Project: http://www.wordle.net/create
Hola! Comic Strip Assignment:
And a translator, if needed for special vocab: Translator Tool: http://translate.google.com/
And here's special accents!: http://spanish.typeit.org/
Don't forget to include: 4 panels, 3 of our Spanish greetings questions and answers from our notes, and proper punctuation!
These are the greetings phrases:
Como estas? - How are you?
Estoy bien/mas o menos/mal- I'm good/so-so/bad
Como te llamas?- What's your name?
Me llamo...- My name is...
De donde eres?- Where are you from?
Soy de...- I'm from...
Cuantos anos tienes?- How old are you?
Tengo ____ anos- I'm _____ years old
LINK 3: Face Maker: http://genkispanish.com/parts-of-the-face-in-spanish
LINK 4: Body Race: http://www.purposegames.com/game/922
LINK 5: Animals Race: http://genkispanish.com/animals-in-spanish
alphabet practice #1: http://www.onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/alphabet/alpha4.htm
alphabet practice #2: http://onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/alphabet/alpha2.htm
alphabet practice #3: http://www.literacycenter.net/lessonview_es.php#
alphabet practice #4: http://www.lavacaconnie.com/connie_cast/home.htm
EXTRA VOCAB BUILDERS
Food Words Multiple Choice: http://www.spanishspanish.com/food1MultiQZ.html
Days and Months Game: http://www.digitaldialects.com/Spanish/Daysmonths.htm
Beenny's Game: http://www.onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/beenny.htm
***Translator Tool: http://translate.google.com/#en|es|%0A
Extra Credit- "Wordle" Option for 5th Grade
2. Build your Wordle IN SPANISH (use the translator when you need it) with at least 20 words. Stylize as you like.
3. Print and turn in OR email to me at www.casadeprofa.weebly.com if needed. (If there are issues with printing or emailing, you could publish online if needed).
Wordle Site: http://www.wordle.net/create
1. Check your grade on infinite campus and see if there's any other missing work or discrepancies.
2. Play any of the review games in preparation for Thursday's Test.
verb conjugation summary and practice quizzes: http://www.studyspanish.com/verbs/
verb games and audio: http://www.digitaldialects.com/Spanish_verbs/Verbs_infinitive.htm
verb race game "burrito builder": http://www.spanishprograms.com/spanish_teacher/learning_module/bubu.php?n=presentTenseArReg.xml&t=Present%20Tense%20AR%20Verbs
3. If you have done #1 and #2 and still have time, click on the "review games" link and play some Spanish review games!
4/25/11- New Topic: Spanish Alphabet!
alphabet practice #2: http://www.onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/alphabet/alpha4.htm
alphabet practice #3: http://www.onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/alphabet/alpha2.htm
alphabet practice #4: http://www.lavacaconnie.com/connie_cast/home.htm
alphabet song: http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=123917
Time Flashcards in Motion: http://www.spanishspanish.com/time/clock_web.html
Units of Time Game: http://www.digitaldialects.com/Spanish/Time.htm
Time on a Clock Game: http://genkispanish.com/tell-the-time-in-spanish
Time- 4 Practice Games & Flashcards: http://www.quia.com/jg/274937.html
Body parts race game: http://www.purposegames.com/game/922
Face labeling: http://www.onlinefreespanish.com/aplica/lessons/matchface.htm
Body parts word search: http://www.123teachme.com/games/word_search/body
Body parts practice games: http://www.quia.com/jg/339193.html
Happy cinco de mayo! Here's a video clip that explains the holiday.
Video Clips of Stories in Spanish:
Loz zapatos de Matilde: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBPNHgUiZaw
Michael Jackson y su nariz: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OA5vThtE5Q
Chato el chico peruano: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8b7sOSnnkss
Last Lab Assignment of the Year! 6/03/09
Que pasa. Today we're going to delve into "5 de mayo" and the Latin world a bit more. You can choose between peaceful silence or your mp3 player, but you might want your speakers on low for the map quiz. Today is individual work.
Click on the link below for a "5 de mayo" webquest. Write full sentence answers to either the "History Hunters" or "Typical Traditions" section and skip the rest. http://fc.bigwalnut.k12.oh.us/~Laura_Laidley/cincodemayo.htm#Task
Then, brush up on your geography skills by labeling Central and South American countries on the link below. Practice until you can get them all and raise your hand to show Profa. Show me 90%+ in under 2 minutes for 5/5 points. Show me 100% in under 1 minute for 8/5 points (3 points extra credit). http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/country_SoAmCA_G1_onPress.html
Here's another map quiz link for practice, if you want a different view: http://www.maps.com/games/quiz-latin.aspx
Que honda. Below are the links for your listening and writing activities. GO SLOW and WATCH VIDEOS 2-3 TIMES.
Watch the "Optimus Prime" video & summarize w/ 5+ sentences and 5+ new words. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1jGyduZ6n0&feature=channel_page
Read and listen to the story "La Mascota Perfecta." Write a 5+ sentence summary and 5+ new words. Then play "Escoge Una Mascota" and see how you do. http://www.storyplace.org/sp/preschool/activities/petsonstory.asp
Read and listen to the story "Platanos Para Almuerzo." Write a 3+ sentence summary and 3+ new vocabulary words. Then play "Cuenta Los Platanos" and write 2 more new words from the game. http://www.storyplace.org/sp/preschool/activities/lunch.asp
Watch this video by the band Belanova & try to write the main idea (1-2 sentences) & 5 new vocab words. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVR-ZYI07yc. Use this online translator to figure out some of the things you heard in the song. http://babelfish.yahoo.com/
Buenos dias. Below are links to three Youtube podcast videos. Watch, listen, and summarize all three videos with a 4-5+ sentence paragraph for each, and write 3 new words you learned for each. You can watch the videos as many times as you need to. This is individual work- not group work. When you finish, please go to the review games link. Gracias...
Matilde y los zapatos de Sarah: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBPNHgUiZaw&feature=related
Chato el chico peruano: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8b7sOSnnkss&feature=related
Viaje al pasado: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPgkqVfqXZ8