Updated Product! - Spanish Lesson on Greetings, Name, and How Are You

This 3-hour proficiency-based lesson plan uses colorful notes and fun activities to teach beginners basic greetings and questions in Spanish.  These first few concepts are some of the most important and useful your students will ever learn, and this Lesson Plan helps you make the most of it! It works on students’ writing, speaking and listening.


How can I use it?:
-to teach new learners about greetings, name and pleasantries (saludos, llamarse, ¿cómo está/s?)
-as a review for students who have seen the content before
-as a series of learning stations or learning centers

Who is it for?:
-Novice Level Spanish students
-Students in Grades 6-12

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to:
-greet others at all times of day
-say hello and goodbye
-ask what someone’s name is
-answer what their name is
-ask what others’ names are
-answer what others’ names are
-ask how someone is doing in the formal and informal
-answer that they are doing well, not well, or “ok”

-7 pages of content
-detailed lesson plan and ideas for use
-3 posters: on saludospresentaciones and ¿cómo estás? - printable as notes
-2 communicative speaking activities to get students speaking
-proficiency-based assessment with stampsheet
-various ideas for games and learning activities to practice with vocabulary