Give your class a Boost

Whether you are full of energy coming off the fall conference season or starting to feel the winter blues, now is the time to give your language classes a BOOST with materials from The Comprehensible Classroom. We are the #1 store for world language teacher resources on Teachers Pay Teachers, and with over 500 products, … Continue reading Give your class a Boost

Garbanzo: learn Spanish through stories

Meet Garbanzo: The new story-based app for learning Spanish

The bird's out of the cage, and it’s time to share my big secret with YOU, my readers!! At ACTFL, I announced the launch of GARBANZO, the new web application from The Comprehensible Classroom. The journey to create an app that would help teachers find reading material that is suitable for early language learners began … Continue reading Meet Garbanzo: The new story-based app for learning Spanish

News articles in Spanish from Summer 2018

What are you most excited about using in class this coming year?? What is your plan for helping your students to better communicate in the target language? What resources, ideas, and strategies have you learned about this summer and are dying to implement? Guess what? I’ve got a recommendation— News you can use Maris Hawkins … Continue reading News articles in Spanish from Summer 2018

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Should I use a TpT for Schools account or an individual TpT account to purchase resources?

Did you know that there are two different ways to make purchases through Teachers Pay Teachers?  » Order through an individual account » Order through a TpT for Schools account So what's the difference? And why might it benefit you to purchase through the TpT for Schools platform? Carissa and Leanne from the TpT for … Continue reading Should I use a TpT for Schools account or an individual TpT account to purchase resources?

Weekly news stories in Spanish delivered to your inbox--news summaries from the Spanish speaking world. Perfect for Spanish students and language learners! EL MUNDO EN TUS MANOS

News you can use in Spanish classes: new subscriptions!

This spring, we celebrated the two year anniversary of El Mundo en tus manos, the news publication that brings you simplified news stories from the Spanish speaking world! It has been a fantastic two years, and I have enjoyed curating current events from around the globe to bring you interesting and important stories that will … Continue reading News you can use in Spanish classes: new subscriptions!

Revista Literal is a free e-zine for Spanish students, by Spanish students and published by The Comprehensible Classroom

March 1 issue of LITERAL Spanish e-zine

The March 1 issue of LITERAL is finally ready for download!! We spent Thursday in the ER (me and all five kids...). Once I get off schedule with work, it's hard to get back on track! (Grading, anyone?! I'm sure you can relate!) Anyway--we had more than 50 submissions to LITERAL this month!! There are … Continue reading March 1 issue of LITERAL Spanish e-zine

Must have resources for language teachers that want to transition to a comprehension based way of teaching

25% off my favorite things: today and tomorrow!

Are you new to CI and trying to find out where to begin? This #LoveTpTSale is the perfect time to get resources from me and from other teacher-authors that are going to allow you to focus your 'extracurricular' time and your energy on honing your skills in this new way of teaching. Today and tomorrow, … Continue reading 25% off my favorite things: today and tomorrow!

SOMOS Level 1: A culture-rich, comprehension-based Spanish curriculum

HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT from The Comprehensible Classroom

What is this ^^??? I'll tell you. It is a photo of THE STARS ALIGNING. That's right--the stars have aligned:   I have finally made my entire Spanish Level 1 curriculum available as a single product. In order to do this, I have moved all of my curriculum bundles to Google Drive. If you have previously purchased … Continue reading HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT from The Comprehensible Classroom

Save up to 25% TODAY from The Comprehensible Classroom!

TpT is giving us one last chance to offer a HUGE discount on all products in our stores! TODAY--Tuesday August 22--TpT is throwing a one-day, site wide back to school “boost” sale: I am discounting all products in my store 20%, and TpT is offering you an additional 5% off with coupon code “BTSBONUS”. I … Continue reading Save up to 25% TODAY from The Comprehensible Classroom!