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Avancemos, 4 (2007 edition)

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EXPLORACIONES, 2nd edition

For additional practice on the material we are currently studying click on these links.  You can also use them to review material and practice for semester exams.

QUIA Activities for Avancemos,4 (2007 edition)

Publisher's site: Class Zone for Avancemos, 4

WORDREFERENCE.COM --English-Spanish / Spanish - English Dictionary

SpanishPod101 videos on YouTube - more than 400 videos to help you learn Spanish!


SPANGRAM - Presentations and exercises

Spanish Flashcards site

Build a word cloud

Want or need to practice stress and accent?

Grammar Basics - Dr. Lemon's Page

Powerpoints to review vocabulary, grammar and culture

123TeachMe Spanish

Grammar Lab Drills and Tutorials

Topical Vocabulary Quizzes

Great site for practicing / reviewing grammar (with feedback)--SPANGRAM

Grammar Activities (topical list) - self-correcting (Bowdoin College)

Writing Practice - create your own e-postcard - all occasions

Games to practice / test yourself on many vocabulary and grammar topics.

OYE Intermediate Activities

Spanish exercises - FJ Villatoro

Ejercicios de español

En Marcha web page of activities



Click here for project links for your fables!

What is a fable?

Vocabulary related to animals/sounds

Sample fables 1

Sample fables 2

Link to clipart


Conjuguemos -- practice verbs in any tense!

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BK Nelson exercises - self correcting activities by grammatical topic -excellent site!

Make your own animated digital film!

Links to help you learn Spanish--Enlaces útiles para ti

More links to help you -- many cultural topics

Language Learning Center

Mind your P's & Q's - problematic concepts in Spanish

Spanish as a Second Language: Grammar

Review of the basics

Spanish Pronto - review

The 100 Most Used Verbs in Spanish

Casa de Joanna -- great activities!

Wikipedia - an encyclopedia in Spanish!

¡Viva México!

Mexico Connect - History of Mexico Timeline

Check out these sites for your recipes!

Recetas de España - try some recipes for our tapas & antojitos sampler!

Recetas de México

Más recetas de México

Antojitos mexicanos

La Dulce Cocina: Antojitos

Try Don Carlos's practice with vocabulary and grammar!

What is on the Midterm Exam?



Avancemos, 4 (2007 EDITION)


Review verbs from Avancemos, 3 text

Vocabulary from:

                       Unidad 1:  Lecciones 1,2

                       Unidad 2:  Lecciones 1,2

Reading comprehension (deciphering vocab in context)

Listening comprehension (vocab in context)


3 Indicative tenses: (formation and use) 




Imperfect v. Preterite

Verbs with change of meaning in preterite


Other grammar points: 


  • ser v. estar
  • use of definite articles
  • use of indefinite articles
  • use of pronouns
  • por v. para
  • comparisons


Vocabulario - Use the QUIA link below to get to vocabulary lists, flashcards and games for the appropriate chapter in your text.


Grammar Lab Drills and Tutorials

Vocabulary by topic

Los Verbos - the links below will help you with verb tenses, forms, and uses.

BK Nelson site - practice with all topics

Links to explanations / activities on various topics

Grammar Lab Drills and Tutorials

Great site for practicing / reviewing grammar (with feedback)--SPANGRAM

Grammar explanations

Miscellaneous Links for Other Topics

¡ Viva España!

La Historia de España

Information and Images of Kings, the Escorial, etc. - rich site!

Las Regiones de España

La Alhambra