Un día en la vida de Cristobal Colón, por Eve – Curso 2

What seems like way back in September, my students and I worked on the  really interesting competition organised by Léargas last year connecting language and history through a project on A Day in the Life of .... Students had to choose a historical figure and write a diary entry in the language the figure would have …

Yo mismo, escrito por James R. Curso 1

I'm delighted to share this student work as the first post on Pancomido in 2016. James R. (Form 1) prepared this piece as part of his Form 1 Assessment in November. Along with the whole class, he prepared a first draft, which I corrected, and then a second draft incorporating corrections. His work required very few corrections and …

La hora – telling the time in Spanish

As always, here's a few options for reviewing how you tell the time en español. Do at least one of these before moving on to the activities. NOTES Telling the time, very clearly expressed on this page. Expand your knowledge. Take it one step further by looking at these phrases. Do you want to see it …

Blancanieves: a personal response by Kiran, Curso 2

At the start of May, my colleague and I brought our Form 2 classes to the Irish Film Institute to watch Blancanieves. I have selected some of the most interesting and considered responses for sharing. The students wrote partly in Spanish and partly in English. The full responses will appear here on the site and selections …

La casa

These three sets on quizlet have similar terms, but different amounts. Start with the easiest, then work up! Selección 1 Selección 2 Selección 3 Ahora intenta estas actividades. Now try these activities: Jumbled words!  Matching exercise with words and rooms in the house.