Love your shoes!

Love your shoes!

Real life… About clothing… Well I usually compliment people on what they are wearing or I’ll ask where they got it or how much it was. When I worked in retail, those were the simple tasks I did about any object in the store. So today’s lesson...
What’s your color?

What’s your color?

Teaching them about clothing and shopping can be a huge unit! Today I broke it down into the goal “I can describe the colors of clothing.” First we did a simple interpretive listening with the song “Tengo la camisa negra” by Juanes. I think the...
Learn it with music!

Learn it with music!

I love music. Honestly, I learned more Spanish from listening to Hispanic music than I did in any Spanish class. I loved mimicking the pronunciation and the tune or a beat kept the lyrics running through my head long after the song was over. When I later learned about...
Shopping Video Clips

Shopping Video Clips

Here are some of my favorite videos to use during my shopping unit. Of course, I love El Corte Inglés because it’s different and full of culture. I have my students do something simple each time they watch a clip so they don’t feel frustrated about not...