Exploring... Films and Regions for KS3 Spanish

Comprehensive project packs based around popular, contemporary target-language films and culturally rich regions. This carefully written, authentic and engaging target-language material is the perfect way to teach common KS3 topics and language – and meet the requirements of the new National Curriculum!

Each resource contains:

Accompanying PowerPoints with colourful images support the delivery of tasks and provide visual stimulation for Valencia
  • ready-made scheme of work with clear outcomes, AfL and cross-curricular links where relevant
  • structured lesson plans – including starters, mains, plenaries and homeworks
  • student worksheets
  • end-of-project revision and assessment lesson
  • full answers make for quick and easy teacher-, peer- and self-marking
  • Available for Years 7, 8 and 9, with further differentiation within each pack – supports those who struggle while stretching the brightest; suitable for any class!
  • Fun, varied and original activities capture students’ interest while allowing practice of all four main skills. Aural, visual and kinaesthetic tasks appeal to learners of all types.

Exploring… Valencia (year 7)

Take your students on a journey through this famously beautiful Spanish city. Explore its remarkable architecture, delicious cuisine and the famous festival Las Fallas, all the while covering common KS3 topics.

Exploring… El libro de la vida (year 7)

Beautifully animated, vibrant and enticing – this 2014 film, nominated for a Golden Globe, will undoubtedly appeal to your Year 7s. Take them on a magical journey through Mexican culture, all the while helping them discover and cultivate interest in the Spanish language.

Exploring… Mexico (year 8)

Discovering the most populous Spanish-speaking country in the world is surely a no-brainer for any Spanish class. With lessons dedicated to Mexican cuisine, Día de los Muertos and Frida Kahlo among others, your students will have fun and discover the worldwide importance of the Spanish language.

Exploring… Valentín (year 9)

Explore this wonderful, award-winning Argentinian production. ‘Valentin’ is a favourite of many Spanish teachers and this comprehensive resource includes extra notes introducing and explaining Latin American phrases from the film.

Exploring… Galicia (year 9)

Had enough of the usual Spanish sights? This pack will be a breath of fresh air in any Spanish lesson. With a Celtic background, one of the most stunning coastlines in Europe, and over 4,000 fiestas celebrated every year, Galicia – the ‘land of a thousand rivers’ – will intrigue and interest your students, developing their language skills ready for the new GCSE and widening their cultural knowledge.