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La tarea opcional para 8/21 – 8/26/17

Posted on August 19th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

La tarea opcional de esta semana es escribir un párrafo acerca de alguna experiencia que hayas tenido  durante un verano en el pasado.  El párrafo no debe tener menos de.. read more

Spanish Bootcamp – Week 3

Posted on August 18th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Congratulations to our 16 remaining 90-Day Spanish Bootcamp participants!  Everyone made it this week! When we asked them how they have managed to get everything done on super busy days,.. read more

Weekly Tip 8/17/17: How many hours does it take to become an expert in Spanish or otherwise?

Posted on August 17th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

How many hours does it take to become an expert in Spanish or otherwise?   I recently read the book The Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell.  If you’re interested in cultural.. read more

La tarea opcional para 8/14 – 8/19/17

Posted on August 12th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

La tarea opcional de esta semana es echarle un vistazo a la página de Pinterest de Pura Buena Onda y traer una foto o copia de 3 cosas que te.. read more

Weekly Tip – 8/10/17: Learn from your mistakes!

Posted on August 10th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Weekly Tip: Learn from your mistakes! As you all know by now, making mistakes is part of the process of learning a language. As a matter of fact, we encourage.. read more

Spanish Bootcamp Results – Week 2

Posted on August 8th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Congratulations to the following students who made it through the first 2 weeks of Spanish Bootcamp! Luckily we only lost 2 students this week!   A1: Chrystal M, Jean E,.. read more

La tarea opcional para 8/7 a 8/12/17

Posted on August 5th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

La tarea opcional de esta semana es escribir 4 preguntas de conversación para la clase, usando uno de los tiempos compuestos del indicativo diferente para cada una.  Por ejemplo: ¿Has.. read more

Bootcamp results – Week 1

Posted on August 4th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

Congratulations to the 18 students that made it through the 1st week of Bootcamp! We lost 4 the first week, but we hope that at least 10 of you make.. read more

Weekly Tip 8/3/17:  Are you a balanced language learner?

Posted on August 3rd, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

There are usually 3 types of language learners: Type 1 – The ones that only want to be conversational and don’t care about grammar Type 2 – The ones that.. read more

La tarea opcional para 7/31 a 8/5/17

Posted on July 29th, 2017 · Posted in Pura Buena Onda Blog

La tarea opcional de esta semana es ver el video “Conditional Perfect” de Adriana Díaz-Ross en YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbbGq-NARr8). (La tarea extra de la semana * para los que quieran más.. read more