There actually IS an egg connection for Easter and the Spanish-speaking world (Mexico, Spain, SW US).  We’ve been learning about Lent and the Passion in Ixtapalapa etc., but there is some common ground with eggs which are a big part of our community’s culture during Easter.

Cascarones por Carmen Lomas Gomez

Here are some links for making your own cascarones at home!;


Vocabulary from the city and directions chapter

3A vocab practice activities (2 here)

3B vocab practice activities (2 here)

3A word puzzle with clues

3B word puzzle with clues

Sra Weldon’s childhood booklet in video/PhotoStory format


Actividades con interrogativos

To get started, we’ll use the question words in the following activity:

Next, we’ll play a game here with interrogative words:

Let’s try Mr. Jones’ crossoword:


Spanish I Invitaciones y Excusas

In unit 4, we are focussing on going places, doing sports and asking people to join us in those activities.  Instead of a formal test, students will pair up and write a skit including those elements.  Attached here is an example skit.

Spanish I Invitaciones y escusas Skit Example


Spanish I Computer Lab 3/17-18

For each ppt or game, write down something you learned, conjugations of verbs and/or how you did (if a game).

Places ppt

The verb “ir”


Relating places to activities (ppt)

Going places ppts


Going to do activities with “ir + a + infinitive”

Let’s play a game with that sentence type:

Invitations and answers ppt

Jugar ppt

Sports matching game

Sports word web

Jeopardy (animals, sports, colors, months, numbers)


Preterito practice for today’s quiz!

Powerpoints for some irregulars

Irregular preterit practice from your textbook

*How did you guys do on these two activities?  (If you didn’t do well, try again since these are for your quiz today.)

If you have time, continue with the rest of these activities…

Preterit at a glance: review verbs and endings

Basic quizzes for regular verbs–ar-verbs—Preterit_1_MC-4.html–er-verbs—Preterit_1_MC-4.html–ir-verbs—Preterit_1_MC-4.html

*(Record how many you miss for each of these little quizzes.)

Regular conjugation practice,6,9,11,18,24,53,42,46,50

Irregular verb conjugation practice,20,23,25,26,34,35,40,41,47

*(Record how many you miss for each of these activities.)