How to contact Sra. Elke


How to contact Sra. Elke Hernandez

Email: Ehernandez@crec.org

Phone: 860-757-6300 x3529



How to help your students in Spanish....

They need time to work on homework, sometimes that means working on the internet or watching movies or novelas, listening to music. The more exposure the better.
Attend parent conferences & be mindful of portfolios
Check powerschool
Internet Access/Library etc.
Join Remind 101- see below for codes for your class
Help organize field trips/Community service
Contacts/Connections
Watch TV in Spanish, rent or watch Spanish movies, encourage listening to Spanish music ask them what it means.
Ask them to translate.... they know more than you think.





Remind 101 info Spanish 2HCall (860) 866-5109With this message@sraelke2H



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Links to helpful sites and practice

www.nationalspanishexam.org/ activities practice
www.learn-spanish-language-software.com proficiency tests and practice
www.wordreference.com Spanish English dictionary also has synonyms etc.


Grammar practice
www.quia.com
www.conjuguemos.com
http://spanish.about.com/od/spanish-punctation/

Punctuation and Accents A must see! 10 minutes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nx7sxOI3Mwc&safe=active

Accents:
http://spanishaccents.bc.edu/rules.html Practice and quizzes
http://www.spanishdict.com/topics/show/118 Info and quizzes online
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywzGFZehsQ0&safe=active Professor Jason explains accents
http://www.quia.com/quiz/1399076.html practice quiz
http://www.quia.com/cz/137977.html quiz online

Rules:
http://spanish.about.com/od/writtenspanis/write_in_Spanish.htm
http://www.spanish.sbc.edu/writing_guide.html

Reading short stories
http://cvc.cervantes.es/aula/lecturas/
http://www.spanish.cl/reading.htm

Listening Audio
News:
http://www.newsinslowspanish.com/?gclid=CL-sk6mr7r4CFUMOOgodi30A1g with activities
www.un.org/radio/es United Nations radio in Spanish
www.yabla.com videos, podcast, can slow speaking down and read along with the text
www.laits.utexas.edu/spe/index.html recordings on a variety of topics from native speakers

Podcasts, news with activities
www.notesinspanish.com/
www.audiria.com

just podcasts:
www.radiotomate.com

Listening Video
http://broadcast-live.com/television/spanish.html
http://broadcast-live.com/television/latinamerica.html
www.elpaistv.com podcasts, video, sports and programming from España
https://es-us.noticias.yahoo.com/video/
www.eltiempo.com Colombia videos news
http://noticias.univision.com/videos/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/mundo/ print and video news, some with audio as well
www.un.org/es/multimedia/

Newspapersonline:
ElPais is one of Spain’s most popular newspapers.
ElMundo is another, which also has La Revista on-line, its Sunday supplement with a good range of full-text articles.
ElPeriódico – Catalunyan daily paper (in Castillian).
ABCElectrónico – right-wing daily news from Spain.
LaJornada – daily news from Mexico.
Clarín – Argentinian newspaper.
ElMercurio from Chile.
Prensalatina.com is a comprehensive list of Spanish-language online media, an offshoot ofMundo Latino.
TVE Internacionaltelevision schedules – as seen in the Sussex Language Institute. EuroTVcarry more concise schedules.
BBC Mundo is the website of the BBC Latin American service – lots of features to read and hear in RealAudio, plus a live feed.
http://newspaper-world.com/language/spanish.asp