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Spanish Accents Lesson Plans and Curriculum: Would you like your Native and Heritage speakers to master the placement of orthographic and diacritic accents? These lesson plans and Spanish Accent PowerPoints teach “las reglas de la acentuación” and provide the necessary practice for your students to write the accents correctly.
The Spanish Accents Lesson Plans and Curriculum include the following:
~297 PowerPoint Slides
~151-slide Accents PowerPoint
a)The rules for the syllabic division of words
b)The rules for Spanish accents and pronunciation: “Las reglas de la acentuación”
d)Explanation of “diptongos y hiatos”
e)Practice in which students identify “diptongos y hiatos”
f)Combination of letters that are never divided
g)Practice in which students pronounce the word according to the rule without the accent
h)Practice in which students write in the accents where appropriate
i)Dictation in which students write in the accents where appropriate
j)Acentos diacríticos (for example, the difference between “sólo”and “solo”, “tú” and “tu”)
k)”Palabras llanas, agudas, esdrújulas and sobresdrújulas”.
l)At the end of this section of the Accents PowerPoint is a cute story using most of the differentiated accents illustrated with photographs.
m)Each section of the Accents PowerPoint has practices immediately after the explanation for checking for understanding, guided practice and closure activities which can be used as competitions. Answers are included in all activities. Students internalize the rules by pronouncing common words as they would be pronounced without accents. They say where the emphasis is in each word and why.
The Spanish Accents PowerPoint can be used with levels one all the way to Spanish Four. The explanation of accents and practice can be used for level one. The rest can be used for level four. YOU WILL NEED MICROSOFT OFFICE 2002 or later in order to open the password-protected PowerPoint.
~Nine 90-minute lesson plans or lesson plans for 13.5 days on a regular schedule. The Spanish Accent Lesson Plans include:
a)EDI Lesson Plans with direct instruction, checking for understanding, practice and closure
b)A folder for each day’s lesson with all resources and necessary materials included in each folder
c)Homework with PowerPoint answers
e)Handouts for students
f)Attention-getters (memes, jokes)
h)List of necessary items for each day’s lesson
i)Test on all accents, orthographic and diacritic
j)Dialogues in which students must write in accents according to the pronunciation they hear
k)Instructions for a story which students must write in which they include words with “acentos diacríticos” and words without (For example: esta vs. ésta)
l)Model story with “acentos diacríticos”
m)A practice activity in which students translate the sentences based on the accents and put in the accents based on the meaning.
n)”I can” goal statements for student self-reflection
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For AP Spanish Lesson Plans and Curriculum for an Entire Year, click here: AP Spanish Lesson Plans & Curriculum Digital Version