Monday, September 16, 2019

Simple and Engaging Activities to Practice Rhyming and a Freebie!

Looking for a simple way for your students to practice rhyming in Spanish and have fun during your literacy centers or small group time?Don’t look any further, these rhyming activities  are a great way to get your students practicing their rhyming skills in a fun way!.



This activity is a great way to helps kids identify rhyming sounds. Students will find the 3 picture cards that rhyme with the picture on the mat. Included are 20 rhyming mats.

To use this activity, print and laminate the mats and sorting cards. Have your students sort the cards and match them with the correct rhyming words.





40 Pumpkin Rhyming Puzzles in Spanish/Rompecabezas de Rimas


These 40 rhyming puzzles in Spanish are perfect for you.
Students will put together a pumpkin from 2 pieces that rhyme, (each piece of a pumpkin has a picture and a word on it).



Easter Egg Rhyming Puzzles In Spanish


Included are 30 self checking puzzle pieces of rhymes that can be used with the whole class, small groups, or in centers. 
Students will put together an egg from 3 pieces that rhyme, (each piece of an egg has a picture and a word on it).
To use this activity, print, laminate and cut apart the egg pieces. Your students will sort the pieces and match them with the correct rhyming words.


Free Rhyming Puzzles In Spanish


20 Rhyming puzzles in Spanish.



Each puzzle piece has the picture and word of the item shown.



This activity can be completed in pairs, individually or during small group instruction. Print on card stock and laminate for durability!



Grab your freebie here. 



If you'd like to learn more about these activities, just click on the pictures above and it will take you to the link. 


Is there a rhyming activity that your students enjoy? I’d love to hear about it in the comments below.



Monday, September 9, 2019

Essential Classroom Manners Posters in English and Spanish

Looking for a fun way to reinforce manners and good behavior in your classroom? Well, look no further!. These posters in Spanish and English are perfect for you!

Classroom expectations and manners are fundamental skills for any classroom. Help manage behaviors and grow positive social skills with these simple, kid-friendly, and visually supported posters. 

I focus on social skills and expectations that I want children to master at the beginning of the year and throughout. I introduce one poster at a time.  For example, you may observe in your room students are not listening with attention and respect. This will be the whole class focus for the week or however long it takes to see progress and mastery.

Los Buenos Modales (Spanish Version)



Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"The visuals are excellent and serve as reminders."~Consuelo H.
馃専"Excellent Spanish resource. It has helped my students become more accountable for their behavior."~ Alma O
馃専"These are so colorful and child friendly. I love having them in my classroom."~ Sandi J.
馃専"Can't live without this anymore. I printed them out, laminated them and have them on my board. My everyday reference. LOVE IT!! Thanks"~Norilda R.




Good Manners Posters (English Version)


Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"This can be printed out and used immediately! I used the posters in a showcase for Good Manners. Adorable!"~Marion G
馃専"Simple explanation & easy to understand pictures for each manner for Early Childhood age students!"~ Nicole E
馃専"Beautiful artwork and available in English and Spanish......Awesome!!!!!!"~Vivian B.


If you'd like to learn more about these posters, just click on the pictures above and it will take you to the link. 

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Examples of Body Activities in Spanish That You Should Try This School Year

Are you looking for fun and interactive activities to add to your Parts of the Body unit in Spanish? Well look no further as My Body Unit In Spanish will provide an exciting lesson plan for Spanish elementary school classrooms.

Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"Great unit for my dual language. love love love the variety of activities, You saved me sooooo much time. Muchas gracias maestra"~Pam L

馃専"Thanks for making fun activities for my second graders to use while learning the body parts in Spanish." ~SAM'S 5th Avenue

馃専"So fun! and so easy to use! The kids love it!!! Thank you"~Cintia Hecht

馃専"Awesome materials, my students love the activities"~Laura Manzanos

A lot of  fun activities are included! Here are just a few pictures of them..


If you'd like to learn more about the My Body Unit, just click on the picture above and it will take you to the link.

I like to have my students moving through my lessons, here is a few of my favorite videos that I use for teaching body parts.

Learn Spanish parts of the body with BASHO & FRIENDS


Baila Baila Music Video



Mi Cuerpo Hace M煤sica 

(by Eric Litwin & Michael Levine)



Atenci贸n Atenci贸n este juego va a empezar 


I would like to hear from you. What activities do you use to teach about the body?  

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Easy, Kid-friendly and Editable Classroom Schedule Cards to Try This School Year!

Creating a daily routine in your classroom is important and schedule cards make it that much easier for teachers and students!
This is a great set of schedule cards that are EDITABLE! This eases the pain of students asking "What are we doing next?" or "When is lunch?" All cards are editable  so you can customize the cards for any subject area you would like! Simply click on each card and type the subject. 

Print and laminate the desired cards for your classroom needs, then place them in a pocket chart or add magnets and display them on your classroom whiteboard. 

Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"Very easy to use, love that I can start incorporating the analog clocks right away."~Jamacena M

馃専"Great value! And the pictures provided perfect flexibility for any class!~Kaitlyn C
馃専"Super helpful in establish a schedule. Love that I can edit it to fit my needs! :)"~ Lindsey Johnson





If you'd like to learn more about the schedule cards, just click on the picture above and it will take you to the link. 

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Classroom Rules in Spanish to Try This School Year!



These EDITABLE Classroom Rules Posters are simple, kid-friendly, and visually supported posters. These posters are a great tool to reinforce classroom expectations to your students throughout the year. 

Classroom rules are a must in any well managed classroom. I like keeping simple, basic rules that are easy to understand and follow. These Classroom Rules Posters are EDITABLE,  you can customize for any class rule you would like! Simply click on each card under “class rule” and type your rule.  

Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"Great for classroom management!"~Anna W
馃専"These are fantastic. After an initial introduction, I keep them posted near the board where I'm teaching. Whenever the children need a reminder about the rule, I simply touch the picture of the rule and wait. They know just what to do!"~Sarah N
reat posters!
馃専" Glad I could edit them to fit my classroom needs."~Sara P B



If you'd like to learn more about the classroom rules, just click on the picture above and it will take you to the link.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Classroom Jobs/Ayudantes en la clase.

Are you looking for an organized, EDITABLE and cute way to keep up with classroom helper jobs? This classroom job chart in Spanish is perfect for you! 

The best part is that this packet is editable so you can customize the cards for any job you would like! Simply click on each card and type the job. 

Print, laminate, and use in many ways - in a pocket chart, on a magnet board, or attached to ribbon. Write each child’s name on a clothespin and clip to the chart.  Simply switch the clothespins around from week to week to redistribute the jobs around your classroom

Una de las cosas m谩s importantes que debemos ense帽ar a nuestros alumnos es a ser responsables. Con estas tarjetas, cada uno de tus alumnos tendr谩n un trabajo por el cual ser谩n responsables. Simplemente imprime, l谩mina  y usa  de muchas maneras: En un tablero con bolsillos, con cinta magn茅tica  o con un list贸nEscribe el nombre de cada ni帽o en una pinza y escoge la carta para tu alumno.   Simplemente cambia las pinzas de semana a  semana para redistribuir los trabajos alrededor de tu sal贸n de clases.

Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:
馃専"Me encantaron las ilustraciones y colores gracias ;)" ~Vanessa 
馃専 "Great product and great buy with wonderful colors and pictures. Very kid friendly"~Cynthia S
馃専 "Love the fact that these are editable and include so many jobs too!"~Vanessa G

Classroom Jobs In Spanish/Ayudantes del Sal贸n {Editable}


If you’d like to learn more about the classroom jobs, just click on the picture above and it will take you to the link.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Clever Ways to Organize Your Library

Need to organize your classroom library? Check out this EDITABLE set of library labels! The best part is that this packet is editable so you can customize the labels for any genre you would like! Simply click on each label and type the genre. 


Here's what a few teachers are saying about it:



馃専"I absolutely love that this is editable because I needed to create labels in spanish. Also an extra bonus is the labels for the books. It will make it easier for my kinders to put it in its appropriate place. I absolutely love this product. Thank you so much!"~Elizabeth


馃専"Great resource! Made organizing my classroom library so much easier."~Maria G





 Happy Library organizing.