Duolingo (1 pt)
  • Duolingo is a free website/app that is great for beginners.
  • Sign up and complete a lesson online or use la Profe's iPad app!
  • www.duolingo.com
  • May complete up to 10 mini levels starting Nov. 7 for 10 points (each lesson = about 30 minutes). Profe will check your status to see if you've been keeping up!
Clase de Conversación (1pt)
  • Asiste la clase de conversacion los jueves.
  • Must contribute to conversation!
  • Earn 1 pt each week
Escucha un Podcast (2 pts)
Revista (2 pts)
Restaurante (3 pts)* Go to a Latin American restaurant and order your food in Spanish.
  • Print and take this worksheet to the restaurant with you; the waiter must complete it in Spanish in order to get your points.
  • Hoja de Conexiones - Restaurante >
  • You may also videotape your experience.
Libro (2-5 pts)*
Check out a children’s book in Spanish from the library, visit the children's library website Cuentos de niñosor borrow a book from la profe.
Print & complete the “Libro” worksheet.
Hoja de Conexiones - Libro 2pts
With a partner present the book to an elementary class. (5 pts)

Observación (5pts)
Observe someone who uses Spanish everyday in their job. Spanish teachers, interpreters, international services (Lands End international calls), farmers, etc.

Interview a native Spanish-speaker and videotape it.
LEER (5 pts)
Read on e of the following books and complete a book review. Instructions will be posted soon.

Enrique’s Journey- Sonia Nazario
Esperanza Rising- Pam Muñoz Ryan
One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel García Márquez
Yo! - Julia Alvarez
How the Garcia Girls Lost their Accents- Julia Alvarez
Before We Were Free - Julia Alvarez
In the Time of the Butterflies - Julia Alvarez
Piñata (4 - 6 pts)* Haz una piñata

Enseñar (8pts)

Work with an ESL student once a week to help him/her with their assignments (1 time per week for 6-7 weeks)

Más Práctica

www.duolingo.com Sign up and start practicing or use la Profe's iPad app! If you are at an intermediate or advanced level, try testing out of the beginning activities.


Read/listen to current events around the world and then print and fill out a Conexiones worksheet.

Complete worksheet about your magazine article to earn your Conexiones points.


Print and take to the restaurant with you; you must have the waiter fill out this worksheet for your points.

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