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Classroom setup día 1

I FINALLY made it into my room to really get into setup. I went in last week to bring some stuff, but I spent a good 3 hours there today. So I thought I'd share some of my new creations.

One of my bulletin boards. This is just a beginning of the year one.

I include famous Spanish-speaking celebrities, with some quotes around their faces.
Then I include some common careers where Spanish can be helpful!



I decided to make a 1 MINUTE UNTIL DISMISSAL sign(s) that I found on Pinterest here.  No where near as together, but I like the setup for now.



Then I decided I needed a  "Voice-O-Meter" (Contador de la voz).  This is a change-up from my stop-light format I used last year. I'm not 100% sure if I'm going to leave it one the ribbon.





Finally, I really liked all the elementary ed curtains I saw on Pinterest, but thought this might be a good idea to top my blinds: PAPEL PICADO! :)



I just liked the way that my back white board looked, so I'm including that.


Please leave me some comments and let me know what you think! I'll be back later this week with the finished product (hopefully)! 

¡Hasta luego!
Srta. Libertad

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  1. I love your idea to put papel picado on the windows! It looks great!
    Rachel
    la Señorita Creativa

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  2. Thanks! It was one of those spur of the moment ideas! :)

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  3. Thanks for your comment on my blog! I love seeing ideas and resources from other Spanish teachers. I think it's great that we both teach middle school. :)

    Looking forward to seeing your future posts!

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  4. @Secondary Spanish- Thanks you for stopping by! I agree that seeing the other resources that we all use, and collaborating is the best approach! :)

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  5. I love the Papel Picado - I may have to steal it. :) So glad I've discovered your blog!

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  6. Oh thanks Cherin! Please steal it, lol! I need to update it, my current one is ripped!

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