Teaching numbers in your Spanish class? Here are some of my favorite activities for helping students learn numbers in Spanish! Make sure you grab all the freebies. 🙌🏻
1. BOOM CARDS
Self-checking AND self-grading? YES, PLEASE! If you are looking for a fun, interactive digital activity for your students to practice Spanish numbers, these no-prep Spanish Boom Cards for numbers 0-100 are just what you need! Students will be engaged and get a great review of numbers in Spanish as they work their way through the 50 cards in the deck.
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2. TASK CARDS
Task cards are such a fun, versatile tool. This set of Spanish task cards for numbers 0-100 in Spanish has 48 cards to get your students up and moving while practicing Spanish numbers. More than just fill-in-the-blank cards, this set has a variety of tasks to help your students understand numbers better. Students will be engaged as they complete various tasks like writing numbers in Spanish, counting objects in pictures and writing the answer in Spanish, re-writing sentences with errors correctly, translating sentences, and answering questions like “¿Cuántos años tienes?” in complete Spanish sentences.
Not sure how to use task cards in class? 15 ideas are included! You can also check out these blog posts I wrote for Secondary Spanish Space: 10 Task Card Ideas for Spanish Class and 5 (More) Ways to Use Task Cards in Spanish Class.
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3. GOOGLE SLIDES
These numbers digital task cards for Google Slides are for anyone looking to reinforce students’ understanding of numbers with a ton of great practice. Students will be engaged and get a great review of numbers in Spanish as they work their way through the 50 interactive Google Slides.
Students will be engaged in activities like:
- identifying numbers in Spanish
- writing numbers in Spanish
- counting the number of objects in a picture and writing the answer in Spanish
- finding the errors in sentences and correcting them
- multiple-choice questions
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4. TRIVIA GAME
Looking for a super fun, NO PREP activity to review numbers 0-100 with your Spanish students? Play this Jeopardy-style trivia game with them! Students will get a great review of numbers while playing this game. They will also be engaged as they work in teams to answer questions in the following categories: Los Números, Fill in the Blank, ¿Dónde está el error?, Translation, and Un Poco de Todo. In addition to the traditional point value questions that start at $100 and get increasingly more difficult as students work their way up to the $500 questions, there is also a fun ‘Make a Wager’ bonus option for each category that is like Final Jeopardy.
How I like to play:
I put students in teams of 2-3 (three is ideal) and have teams sit together facing the board. Each team needs a mini-whiteboard, dry erase marker, eraser (a tissue works, too), score sheet, and writing utensil. Have one person on the team be the scorekeeper and a different person be the mini whiteboard writer. The scorekeeper needs to write all the group members’ names on the sheet. Once that is done, I ask the class who has the next birthday (or last birthday, is tallest, etc.) and that person gets to choose the first square. From there I go around the room calling on one person from each group until every student has had a chance to pick a square.
When playing, EVERY team answers the question by discussing quietly as a group and writing the answer on their mini whiteboard. I make sure they keep their answer hidden until it is time to share. Once I think all the teams have an answer (or it has been a reasonable amount of time), I give a ”tres, dos, uno” countdown and teams hold up their mini-whiteboards. I then reveal the answer on the screen and points are awarded to the teams who get it correct. Teams are responsible for keeping track of their own points on their score sheet. Honor system!
I play like this so all teams are engaged and getting a good review, not just the one team who picked the question.
Every five questions or so I have students pass materials one person to the left so all students get a chance to keep score and use the ever-popular mini whiteboards, thus no one can ”check out” or be lazy. I find it builds student confidence, too.
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5. DIGITAL MYSTERY PICTURES
Love super fun, no prep digital activities? If so, then you will love these digital mystery pictures! Your Spanish students will get a ton of practice with numbers in Spanish, and a dose of culture, as they answer a variety of questions in Google Sheets. Best part? Pixel art activities are self-checking! If a student’s answer is correct, part of the hidden picture will be revealed. If a student’s answer is incorrect, the picture will not change. That lets the student know he/she needs to try again. The instant feedback really helps students improve their skills! They love mystery pictures and so will you!
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6. READING COMPREHENSION MYSTERY PICTURE
Are your Spanish students struggling with reading comprehension and numbers 0-100 in Spanish? You need this no-prep digital mystery picture! Your Spanish students will improve their reading comprehension skills as they read a passage full of numbers in Spanish and answer a variety of questions about what they read.
This Spanish activity is self-checking! If a student’s answer is correct, part of the hidden picture will be revealed. If a student’s answer is incorrect, the picture will not change. That lets the student know he/she needs to try again. The instant feedback really helps students improve their skills! Students love trying to guess what the picture is as they complete the activity. Hint: it has to do with the story!
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7. GOOGLE FORMS ASSESSMENTS
Self-grading? Yes, please! These digital assessments created in Google Forms are self-grading, editable, AND no prep! In addition to using them for a quiz or test, you can also use a Google Form for an exit ticket, formative assessment, choice board option, make-up test for absent students, intervention, or about a million other things!
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7. PESCA GAME
Students of all ages love playing this fun Pesca game for numbers 0-100 in Spanish! Students will test their knowledge of numbers as they play this Spanish class twist on the classic card game of Go Fish in small groups. Not only will they learn, but they will also be engaged and having fun, too! Great speaking and listening comprehension practice, too!
IDEA: These versatile cards work great for a game of Memory, too! Just pick out the 12-15 pairs you want them to practice and place the rest aside. Read about how to play Memory HERE.
8. PRINTABLE READING ACTIVITIES (SUB PLANS)
Make reading in Spanish class fun with these no-prep printable reading activities! There are three print-and-go activities to go along with each comprehensible reading passage for you to choose from- task cards, a crossword puzzle, and worksheets. Talk about an easy Spanish sub plan!
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9. MATH PROBLEMS WITH DICE
Have students work in pairs to create math problems by rolling dice. Then, they can work together to solve the problems and write their answers out in Spanish. Read more about how to do the activity HERE.
I hope these ideas for teaching numbers in Spanish help! If you enjoyed this post, I would love it if you would pin it so others can enjoy it, too! Thanks and have a great day!
Looking for even more ideas? You might also like these posts: SER Activities for Spanish Class and Present Tense Activities for Spanish Class.
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