This unit includes a collection of daily activities and exercises to help the student learn and understand the use of commands. It includes a detailed explanation of forming commands. There are readings, dialogues and a project with rubrics. Exercises, projects and text materials are included. This unit is intermediate, levels 2 and 3.
This unit teaches the students to use a Spanish/English dictionary. It provides practice in using the abbreviations and grammatical distinctions. It helps the students eliminate the practice of “choosing the first word listed.” They will learn to look for the part of speech before they select a word. Exercises and text materials are included. This unit may be used for all levels.
Geography and Weather
This unit includes graphics for the weather and geography of Spain. It includes a reading, maps, weather symbols, sample weather maps and a project with rubrics. There are readings, dialogues, exercises, projects and text materials. This unit is the intermediate level, levels 2 and 3.
This unit reviews classroom objects and contains graphics. It includes an article by a teacher in Spain that compares high school in the United States and Spain. Students fill out a comparison chart in Spanish. A typical school schedule is featured and a list of school subjects. This is great review of beginning units as well as expands the topic for the intermediate level (levels 2 and 3). There are readings, dialogues, a project with rubrics, exercises and text materials.
The Subjunctive and Household Chores
This unit is an introductory look at the subjunctive in noun clauses and helps the student understand this basic usage. It gives thorough explanation, exercises and vocabulary for household chores. Students practice giving directions using the subjunctive and daily chores. There are readings, dialogues and a project with rubrics. Exercises, projects and text materials are included. This unit is the intermediate level, levels 2 and 3.
Planning a Vacation
This unit includes travel vocabulary and travel agency dialogues to prepare the student for international travel. It includes a study of the future and conditional tenses, cultural information and more. There are readings, dialogues, a project with rubrics and comprehension questions. Exercises, projects and text materials are included. This unit is the intemediate level, levels 2 and 3.
¡Para viajar! La educación Unidad 1
Unidad 1 includes classroom graphics and expressions to help you review and keep your class immersed in Spanish. It starts with a review of level one: articles, gender, making plurals, subject pronouns, classroom expressions and objects. Then it expands into a comparison of the American and Spanish schools and schedules. It includes a long list of school subjects. There are readings, dialogues and comprehension questions. The unit culminates in a cultural reading on Spain with maps and rubrics. Exercises, projects and a board game round out the 40 page unit. Suggestions for learning differences are made in the dual-lesson plan format. This is the first unit of the intemediate (levels 2 and 3) ¡Para viajar! online textbook.
¡Para viajar! Unidad 3 El aeropuerto
Unidad 3 includes vocabulary graphics for the airport, travel and transportation. There is a review and more in depth study of “ir,” the personal “a,” stem changing verbs and reflexive verbs. The cultural theme is the Dominican Republic which includes readings, comprehension questions, vocabulary, maps and a recipe. The unit also includes text materials with sample dialogues, exercises, a game, maps and rubrics. Suggestions for learning differences are made in the dual-lesson plan format. This is Unit 3 of the intermediate program, ¡Para viajar! There are 42 pages of unique activities.
¡Para viajar! Unidad 4 El hotel
Unidad 4 includes hotel, taxi, bedroom and bathroom graphics, money exchange, tener idioms, numbers, weather and the progressive tense. It includes a cultural section dealing with Cuba, José Martí, recipe, maps and a flag. There are readings, dialogues, comprehension questions, exercises, rubrics, maps, bell ringers and a game. Suggestions for learning differences are made in the dual-lesson plan format. This is the fourth unit of the intermediate series, ¡Para viajar! There are 62 pages of great text and workbook materials.