A1 Spanish activity about telling the time for beginners’ classes

Are you ready to embark on a journey through time, language, and geography? Our sequence of activities is tailored for A1-level Spanish beginners, offering a rich and diverse learning experience. Get ready to practice telling time, review the alphabet, and recall the names of cities in Spanish.

Activity 1: A City Alphabet In the first activity, you’ll dive into the world of cities across the globe. Images representing various cities will be presented, with blanks that need to be filled in with the corresponding Spanish letters. This exercise serves as an engaging way to reinforce your knowledge of the alphabet while learning the names of different cities in Spanish.

Activity 2: Time Across the World The second activity explores the concept of time zones by using Spanish cities as reference points. Your task is to calculate and write down the time in different cities around the world based on the time in Spanish cities. This exercise not only hones your time-telling skills but also introduces you to the global nature of time zones.

Activity 3: Embracing “Estar + Gerund” The final activity delves into the “estar + gerund” structure, a fundamental aspect of Spanish grammar. You’ll practice constructing sentences using this structure while incorporating time-related phrases such as “en este momento” (at this moment), “ahora” (now), “justo ahora” (right now), and “ahora mismo” (right this minute). This exercise enhances your ability to express actions in progress and adds depth to your understanding of time-related vocabulary.

A Multifaceted Learning Experience By participating in these activities, you’ll not only practice telling time and revise the alphabet but also expand your geographical knowledge by recalling the names of cities in Spanish. Additionally, you’ll strengthen your grasp of essential language structures and time-related phrases, ensuring a well-rounded learning experience.

So, let’s embark on this exciting journey together, where you’ll uncover the connections between time, language, and geography. With each activity, you’ll enhance your language skills while gaining a deeper appreciation for the intricacies of telling time and navigating the world of Spanish.

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