Primero, lee la selección y estudia el vocabulario siguiente (Make sure you have access to a good dictionary for this!):
Al leer, contesta las
preguntas siguientes, ¡claro que en frases completas! Even
though these are very easy to complete, you will be practicing your writing
skills as you copy many of the answers from the selection.
¿Qué significado de «chato»
intentó el autor? Explica.
In the reading selection,
Imagine that you were lost. In a paragraph write all the information you should know that describes who you are and where you live. Include a description of your house and give directions that describe exactly where your house is. Of course you have to do this in Spanish.
If you have ever gotten lost, this next activity might be easier. If not, you will have to be creative.
Retell a story in Spanish of yourself getting lost and found following the same basic structure as was used in Paco el Chato. Use your name and add a nickname (Juan el..../Juana la....). Be careful to use the preterite and imperfect tenses correctly. Compose this on separate paper as a writing assignment.