NSJH Foreign Language Department
List of Internet addresses for Spanish practice

Use this sheet to help you locate sites that will help you practice/review vocabulary from Paso a Paso 1/A and B, and Paso a Paso 2. This page will be updated periodically. You will be able to play more games and have fun preparing for class participation, quizzes and tests! J

All you have to do is locate the BOOK,
then locate the CHAPTER,

then locate the actual TOPIC or VOCABULARY SECTION you need. If you want to have a specific chapter in your current book, look below and click on the appropriate hyperlink.

Here are other sites that will be very useful:

For VERB FORMS, try http://tradu.scig.uniovi.es/conjuga.html Type the verb in the box, then press the button "Conjugar". To erase, press "Borrar."
For VOCABULARY, try www.studyspanish.com/vocab/index.htm
For CULTURAL INFORMATION, try www.studyspanish.com/culture.htm
For the official PASO A PASO site, try http://www.phschool.com This general site is good in case you get stuck trying to get to the specific links listed below for each chapter.


Mrs. Bodily has a class page that you can access. It will be updated periodically.

For Spanish grade 8, click here: http://www.quia.com/pages/spanish8a2.html

For Spanish grade 9, click here: http://www.quia.com/pages/spanish9bo.html


Mrs. Breindel has a class page that you can access. It will be updated periodically.

For Spanish grade 8, click here: http://www.quia.com/pages/spanish8a1.html

For Spanish grade 9, click here: http://www.quia.com/pages/spanish9br.html


  1. There are three books: Paso a Paso A, Paso a Paso 1, and Paso a Paso 2.  Games and activities for Paso a Paso A/Paso a Paso 1 are listed below.  The games and activities for Paso a Paso 2 are listed after this.

El primer paso: Here’s where we get surprised at how many Spanish words are so close to English.

El primer paso/ sección 1 If you want to see just a few of those words and play some games, click here:

El primer paso/ sección 2 ¿Cómo te llamas? What is your name? Here you have a few phrases that are sure to impress your audience! Try these games!

El primer paso/ sección 3 ¿De dónde eres? Where are you from? Click here for games:

El primer paso/ sección 4 La sala de clases Here are some flash cards and games on the vocabulary in this section:

Here is a hangman with people and things you find in your classroom:

El primer paso/ sección 5 Numbers, numbers, numbers… and other useful stuff, like days of the week, and months of the year, Click here to get flash cards and games:

El primer paso/ sección 5 Games and cards for a few of the words in this section right here:

Last but not least, here are all kinds of useful questions, such as "What is your phone number?"

Are you feeling like you can actually handle this Spanish stuff? GREAT! That’s the idea! Practice makes perfect, so… here are some more fun activities that you can try and not get in trouble!

Chapter 1: Y tú, ¿Cómo eres? ¿Qué te gusta hacer? All kinds of words to describe yourself: funny, kind, generous, good looking… You get the picture… And what you like to do. Here are some cards and games:

Section 1 What do you like to do? Try these cards and games to practice all kinds of activities:

Section 2 What are you like? Cards and games related to personal characteristics:

Chapter 2: This is all about your classes, what to need for each class, and your class schedule. You will also learn what YO means in Spanish!

Section 1 Vocabulary ¿Qué clases tienes? (Sounds easy, doesn’t it) Try these cards and games:

Or try these cards and games on subject pronoouns: I, you, he, etc.

Section ¿Qué hora es? Be a pro at telling time after you give these cards and games a spin!

Here is a pop game with subject pronouns in Spanish! You know, I, you and I, he and I… You get the idea

And if you need some ACTION, try this –AR ending verb game!

We are not done yet! Get a partner and challenge him/her to this mean game!

Or try these jumbled words on school subjects and schedule! Click here:


Chapter 3: This is all about WHEN we do stuff and WHERE we go. It also shows you how to invite someone to go somewhere, and to accept or refuse an invitation.

Section 1 vocabulary ¿Cuándo vas al parque? This is the WHEN part. Cards and games for this section:

Section 1 vocabulary ¿Cuándo vas al parque? Give these jumbled words a spin!

Section 2 vocabulary ¿Te gustaría ir conmigo? This is the WHERE part. Click below and try these cards and games!

Chapter 4: Meals and foods, fruits, vegetables and drinks You will find games to tell what you like to eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner. (Remember "Yo quiero Taco Bell!")

Section ¿Qué te gusta comer? What do you like to eat? Click here to find flash cards and neat games!

Section ¿Tienes hambre? Are you hungry? Here are some games and flash cards about different fruits, vegetables and drinks

Chapter 5: Description of family members and other people

-Here are some jumbled words for section 1 vocabulary.

Chapter 5 section 2 flash cards and games are here:

Have fun with a challenge board! Take a peek!

Chapter 6:Clothing/Shopping and describing items you bought, where you bought them, and how much you paid.

Section 1 vocabulary cards and games:

This is a site for practicing colors in section 1 (The title says "Section 2" but it’s section 1):

-These are flash cards and games for the vocabulary in section 2

  Chapter 7: Vacation/Weather

These are flash cards and games for the vocabulary in Section 1: Places to visit, description of places and things to see and buy

Try these Jumbled Words on places to visit on vacation!

Section 2 Vocabulary: Different types of weather, what one should wear, etc. Click here for flash cards and games:

Try this Hangman on Items to take on a vacation!

Try this pop-up on making vacation plans! It’s really neat to sharpen your conversation skills.

If you need skills in the verb "poder"/can, be able to, "querer" / to want and "pensar" / to plan, there is a pop-up game to have fun practicing! Click here:

We have put it all together in this challenge board for you to have fun! Click here:

Hmmmm.... Are those verbs giving you indigestion? What about trying this?

Take a peek at this verb memory jogger... and let's put those verbs in their place!

Chapter 8: Rooms in your home, activities that you perform in it; furniture in your bedroom and in other areas of the house.

Section 1: ¿Cómo es tu casa? Rooms and activities, with some of our favorites! Clean the bathroom, take out the trash… ¡Qué asco! Play a few games and flip a few cards in this link:

Section 2 ¿Cómo es tu dormitorio? Furniture found in some rooms of the house, and how to describe them. Cards, fun and games in this link:

Verbs "poner" and "hacer" in the present tense. A brief pop-up to refresh your memory… Great review game before a quiz or test! Click here:

Here's a good mix of several verbs listed in this unit: poner, hacer, tener que, vivir and preferir. Let's see how good you are at getting the right forms:

A little miffed about those little words that show who owns what? Here’s a practice quiz to help you tell them apart! Click here:

Hold on to your hats! Here comes a show of skill, toughness and elbow grease! The meanest review game this side of the Mississippi! Find a partner and play!

Chapter 9: The Body/Health

Here is the vocabulary for section 1, body parts and expressions on what hurts and how long since it’s been hurting:

Now, try this Hangman on body parts!

Section 2: What’s wrong with you? Find out in this section!

How about some practice with the verb dormir? Try this brief practice quiz!

Butter for a burn... chamomille tea... Interested in some home remedies and the Herbal Index? Click here!

Chapter 10: Places and activities in the community

Section 1: Places in the community. What did you buy at the supermarket? How much money did you get from the bank? Stuff like that! Click here:

Section 2: Nice places: the hotel, the restaurant, and so on. Where is the restaurant? and questions like that. Click here:


More activities from the official Paso a Paso site: http://www.phschool.com/atschool/paso/Paso1/Student_Area/Paso1_SC10_ACT_index.html

For the past (preterit) tense of verbs like comprar, buscar, and other regular verbs ending in –ar, click here and look under the appropriate category:

  Chapter 11: TV shows and movies This chapter shows you how to talk about different types of shows and movies, and to give your opinion about them.

Section 1: Types of TV shows and opinions about them. What’s your favorite type of show? Click here!:

Section 2: Let’s go to the movies! What type do you prefer? Are you interested in mushy ones? Action? Suspense? Click here!

For the grammar points of superlatives and the past (preterit) tense of the verb ver, click here and look under the appropriate category:

Chapter 12: Food, table setting and how to order your meal at a restaurant

Section 1 ¿Con qué se hacen las enchiladas? Yummy vocabulary with ingredients to make tacos, burritos, enchiladas, you name it! As Emeryl Agasse says, "Bam!" Click here:

Section 2 ¡Me falta una cuchara! Table setting, words to say what you ate, drank and ordered. Click here:

Here is a great game to review for the unit test!

To review grammar points related to: the present tense of the verb pedir (to ask, order); traer (to bring); and the indirect object pronouns (You use them to say "Please bring me the chicken with rice", for example); and the past tense (preterit) of verbs like comer, beber and salir look in the appropriate sections in this site:

  Chapter 13: Recycling, taking care of the environment, animals

Section 1 ¿Cómo podemos conservar energía? Words related to recyclable items, and action words related to how to recycle and conserve energy. Click here!

Section 2 ¿La tierra forma parte del medio ambiente? I the Earth part of the environment? Learn some names of wild animals! It’s a zoo in there!

For the grammar points of the present tense of the verbs decir and saber, look in the appropriate section here:

  Chapter 14: Party time! Whew! We’ve worked hard and had fun, too! Time to learn how to have a good time, in Spanish!

Section 1: Different types of parties and people that you might meet there:

Section 2: Clothes and accessories for a party. This is where you learn to gossip in Spanish: What each guest is doing! Click here for more details!

For reviewing the present progressive tense of verbs ending in -ar, click here and look for the appropriate section:

This does not relate exactly to our textbook, but it is very good to review grammar points. Please try it if you need help with any of these concepts. You do not need to take your book home!

Hyperlink to FREE online tutorial based on general topics:



To access the appropriate set of games/flashcards, go to the chapter, then the section and click!


Chapter 1: ¿Cómo es tu escuela? Let’s get ready to go! Vocabulary about school, classes, and subjects you like most and least.

Section 1: Different classes and items in the classroom. This is REALLY easy!:

Section 2: More items and activities in the school at large. This is where you learn to describe the rest of the school and how to interact with the rest of the school personnel

Whole Unit 1 Game: Play it to review all of the concepts included in this unit! It will be even more fun with a partner!

For reviewing the present tense of verbs like salir, tener, traer and conocer (In these verbs the "yo" form has the ending of –go or –zco, depending on the verb), click here and look for the appropriate section:

For testing how well you understand words in context, and to review for the unit 1 exam, check this: http://www.phschool.com/atschool/paso/Paso2/Student_Area/Paso2_SC1_ST_index.html

This site also has a section that says "Internet Activities" with games and puzzles. Check them out!


Chapter 2: ¿Qué haces todos los días? This chapter teaches you how to describe your daily routine. It includes words that help you talk about extracurricular activities (Things you do after school).

Section 1: Your daily routine: waking up, getting up, getting ready for school, etc.. Click here!:

Section 2: After school activities. This is where you learn to describe school activities and words related to this topic

For reviewing the present tense of reflexive verbs like levantarse, and verbs that change in the middle of the word, like acostarse, despertarse and vestirse, click here and look for the appropriate section:

For testing how well you understand words in context, and to review for the unit 2 exam, check this. http://www.phschool.com/atschool/paso/Paso2/Student_Area/Paso2_SC2_ST_index.html

This site also has a section that says "Internet Activities" with games and puzzles. Check them out!

Check this out! This is a challenge board to play with a partner! See if you can beat them at this fun activity! Super review for the unit test!


Chapter 3: ¿Qué ropa está de moda? Names of clothes, materials, words that describe clothing, and how to pay for them.

Section 1: Names of clothes and fabrics. Click here!:

Section 2: How do your clothes fit you? How are you paying for them? Some games and cards here!

Review of regular verbs in the past (pretérito). See how good you are at this with this pop-up game!

An all out and easy review for Chapter 3 test. Grab a partner and start!:

For reviewing the past (preterit) tense of verbs like comprar, comer and vivir, click here and look for the appropriate section: You can also look up demonstrative adjectives and pronouns, this, that, these, those

For testing how well you understand words in context, and to review for the unit exam in chapter 3, check this:

This site also has a section that says "Internet Activities" with games and puzzles. Check them out!

Going on vacation overseas? To find out what the US dollar is worth in other countries, and how much the money from other countries is worth in dollars, there is an interesting currency exchange site here: http://www.oanda.com/converter/classic


Chapter 4

If you want to know what gear you need to ask for to ski in the Andes, click here:
Section 1 http://www.quia.com/custom/22805main.html

More on the fun part of school:
Section 2 http://www.quia.com/custom/7269main.html

Review game for this unit:


Chapter 5

Well mannered or brat? Teddy, toys and other childhood favorites are here:
Section 1 http://www.quia.com/custom/44305main.html

The fun things you used to do as a child:
Section 2 http://www.quia.com/custom/44306main.html

Review game for unit 5:


Chapter 6

Check this out! How to report the latest party gossip:
Section 1http://www.quia.com/custom/43187main.html

Party, party, party... New Year's Eve, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, and more!
Section 2http://www.quia.com/custom/44297main.html

Here is a challenge board to wrap up the unit! http://www.quia.com/cb/6291.html

The Mother of all Tomato Festivals in Buñol, Spain! http://www.cyberspain.com/life/tomatina.htm

UNIT 6 EXAM. ASK TEACHER FOR PASSWORD http://www.quia.com/session.html

Cool Latin Midis:http://midistudio.com/midi/LA_AZ.htm

This page was designed by Mrs. Alicia Bodily, Spanish teacher, NSJH

Some games were created by Mrs. Bodily and Mrs. Breindel, Spanish teachers, NSJH
Background image by John D. Coryat http://www.coryat.com/texture.htm