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Avancemos, 4 (2010 edition)
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EXPLORACIONES, 2nd edition

QUIA activities for Avancemos, 4 (2010 edition)

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

371 Tutorials

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


SPANGRAM - Presentations and exercises

Ejercicios de español para extranjeros

Spanish Flashcards site

Build a word cloud

Want or need to practice stress and accent?

Grammar Basics - Dr. Lemon's Page

Review Activities - ACE Activities

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!

Click here for Powerpoints to review topics of grammar, vocabulary, and culture capsules

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?




Review of verbs from Avancemos, 3 text

Avancemos, 4  Unidad 1:  Lecciones 1,2

                       Unidad 2:  Lecciones 1,2


Reading comprehension (deciphering vocab in context)

Listening comprehension (vocab in context)


Indicative tenses: 




Imperfect v. Preterite

Verbs with special meanings in Preterite

Other grammar points: 

  • ser v. estar
  • use of pronouns
  • reflexive verbs
  • infinitive phrases
  • comparisons
  • use of gerunds 


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