The Pulsera Project
Celebrating the Illustrator's Imagination
Grammar Corner
¡Vamos a Leer!
Banner 3

/
Blogger 1
Isabel Mendoza nació en Cali (Colombia) una ciudad famosa por la alegría y el ambiente festivo de sus ciudadanos. Los colombianos llaman a Cali “la sucursal del cielo” y una de las mayores atracciones turísticas de...
Blogger 2
Anne Smieszny Silva is from Cincinnati, Ohio, where she was a synchronized swimmer for eight years. She began learning Spanish in middle school. She earned Bachelor’s degrees with Honors from the Ohio State...
Blogger 3
Patricia Acosta is from San Juan, Puerto Rico, where at age 8 she began to show her passion for education by teaching math to her (often unwilling) friends, classmates, neighbors and pets with the help...
Blogger 4
Mario A. Nuñez loves Madrid… and when in Madrid, he does what the Madrileños do…eat tapas “con locura”! Somehow he also finds time to go to the museums and cultural sites…
Blogger 5
Angela Padron is originally from Freehold, New Jersey where she grew up in a bicultural household. She had the best of both worlds learning about her mother’s English heritage and her father’s...
Blogger 6
María Treviño loves to travel. Visiting Spanish-speaking countries brings her greatest satisfaction. It’s impossible for her to choose one location as each city has its own special attraction. She loves to...
Blogger 7
Evelyn Silva nació en la pequeña y hermosa ciudad de Cienfuegos, situada en el centro-sur de la isla de Cuba. Amante del olor del mar y del sonido de las olas al chocar con los muros, Evelyn emigró a...
/

Este mes celebramos el trabajo de los ilustradores. Las ilustraciones son muy valiosas en el desarrollo del lenguaje. El uso de ilustraciones es perfecto para desarrollar oraciones sencillas o escribir una descripción detallada dependiendo del nivel de competencia del estudiante. 

Training Session #4: Professional Development Must-Reads - Resources for your Spanish Classroom

By Spanish Classroom 2000 Views Leave a comment Go to comments
Jul 27

Your professional development summer will not be complete without this list!

Let's get back on track and review our picks for professional development must-reads! These books are not only enjoyable, but are a sure way to keep you focused and refreshed during the summer. Enjoy!

 

Mario A. Nuñez

 

  Leer, escribir, narrar e imaginar: estrategias y pretextos by Amilcar Saavedra Rosas

All in one guide to teaching and learning reading in Spanish offers a variety of practical, hands-on reading strategies for the K-12 Spanish FL and Spanish NLA teacher, applicable to all grade levels. The suggestions on the book cover pre-reading, during reading, and after post-reading strategies.

 

  Primeros auxilios para hablar bien español by Soledad Moliner.

This handbook “diagnoses” common vocabulary and grammatical errors (both in speech and in writing) made by Spanish speakers and “prescribes cures” to avoid these recurrent problems.

 

  Breve relato de la historia de México by Katherine Blair.

From the Olmec civilization to present times, Ms. Blair offers her personal perspective on the history of México and provides a fundamental guide to understanding the evolution of the country. This is a straight-forward and enjoyable book, and ideal for those who want to learn more about the history of México.

Share and Enjoy
Melissa Drummond July 27, 2012 at 5:41 PM Reply
¡Gracias por las recomendaciones!
Spanish Classroom July 27, 2012 at 6:10 PM Reply
¡Con mucho gusto!
This month on Spanish Classroom

Este mes celebramos el trabajo de los ilustradores. Las ilustraciones son muy valiosas en el desarrollo del lenguaje. El uso de ilustraciones es perfecto para desarrollar oraciones sencillas o escribir una descripción detallada dependiendo del nivel de competencia del estudiante. 

Recent Posts
  • Memorial Day
    By Ángela Padrón Every year on the last Monday in May, Americans celebrate...
  • Las emociones
    ...
  • Condorito
    Si de tradiciones se trata, es necesario hablar de la historieta que desde agosto de 1949...
  • Mafalda
    Si Joaquín Lavado Tejón, conocido popularmente como Quino, hubiese imaginado...
  • Importance of Illustrators in Literature
    By Ángela Padrón Throughout history, children’s books have played an...
LET'S GET SOCIAL