updated 4/18/ see parts in red Embedded readings helped me scaffold this story: I have always loved this story by García Márquez but. Story can be easily found online: html Standards: FLIL.A.A.1 – Identify the main idea and some. In works by Gabriel García Márquez and Emiliano P.. Tension and Struggle in La Prodigiosa Tarde de Baltazar by Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Todos Tienen.

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Ursula had paid little attention to it until then. When we are finished, we look at each list to see if the words truly reflect the theme. Grabbing him by the hair, Jose Montiel forced Pepe to vabriel him in the eye.

Click HERE to download the more recent version of the final story. Newer Post Older Post Home. I have many heritage speakers in my class who really needed this step in order to not be intimidated by the original version. In truth, Jose Montiel was not as rich as he seemed, but he would have been capable of doing anything to become so.

For two hours he was paying for the jukebox, which played without interruption. When he finished dressing, Balthazar opened the door to the patio to cool off the house, and a group of children entered ggabriel dining room.

La prodigiosa tarde de Baltazar

Students were engaged because they could see exactly what was new, yet they were able to follow the story easily. He was such a cautious man that he slept without an electric fan so he could watch over the noises pa the house while he slept. I use peer-editing activities to help the students better their compositions and use the AP writing guidelines as well. Practice exams are used to help students analyze reading samples.


We gsbriel to celebrate.

All course work is done in Spanish. Thinking about her, Dr. The students receive the topic and 40 minutes to write it.

La prodigiosa tarde de Baltazar – My generation of polyglots

But her annoyance dissolved in the face of the finished cage. For each work, the students are required to organize them by including the genre and a line from the work that demonstrates the theme well. I did create a set of questions for literary analysis, which I wrote on the board one by one and we discussed as a class always referring back to the original story, thus prompting a fourth reading of selected parts.

Discussing the authors on the required AP list and how they are relevant to the various time periods and historical happenings. The students are also timed in these activities. And then, to the doctor: After asking student-generated questions on each section the students were experts.

AP Spanish Literature

But then he realized that all of this had a certain importance for many people, and he felt a little excited. Son of a bitch! Make connections of authors and cultural time periods. But it was a false expression. In February he was thirty; he had been living with Ursula for four years, without marrying her and without having children, and life had given him many reasons to be on guard but none to be frightened. At that hour, at his house, Ursula was singing a very old song and cutting slices of onion.


Posted by Cole Deloye at I like to incorporate vocabulary-building activities that use the main themes of a literary piece and connect it with a game.

The doctor kept looking at the cage.

The child jumped up, embraced the cage which was almost as big as he was, and stood looking at Balthazar through the wirework without knowing what to say.

Students read this version in pairs while I wandered around the room offering help, but they were pretty independent!

The cage was on display on the table: The children surrounded him. This is the original version of the story, with a lot of scaffolding in the form of side notes. The team that cannot build a word from the previous one loses.

When the line is chosen, the students write a reaction that explains the importance of it in comparison to the work. Nobody Expects the Spanish Acquisition! I have no intention of paying you a cent. For one game, pfodigiosa do the following: Next year I might have them make a storyboard at this point, but this year my students had a very good grasp of the story at this point and mqrquez retell it without the storyboard.

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