TEACHING RESOURCES

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Activities and lessons

Our activities have been created for use with children and young people to help them learn English (or Spanish!), find out more about galgos and have fun too! All of our teaching materials are free to download and use for educational purposes. Please tell us what you think of our activities and suggest new ones using our feedback form here.

Download ‘Learn with galgos’ for an overview of our education offering.

NIKO’S STORY (9-12 YRS)

Supports the teaching and learning of English vocabulary and phrases relating to the expression of feelings and emotions, using images, data and a story about Niko.

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RESCUE SHELTERS (9+ YRS)

Activities to find out more about what a rescue shelter is and what they do. 

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GALGOS ARE GREAT PETS

Information leaflet all about galgos. Use it to promote your local rescue shelter. 

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Dot to dot

Which galgo do you have?

Dot to dot

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Colour by number

Four galgos to colour, match the numbers to the colour.

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What do animals need? (Lesson plan)

Help children learn to empathise with the needs of animals.

Spanish coming soon

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Meet the galgos
(4+ yrs)

Meet the GIN galgos and read their stories, about life before rescue.

Download Spanish 

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Make a galgo puppet
(5+ yrs)

How to make a galgo puppet, and ideas for story role-play activities.

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Download English 

 

Create a poster
(4+ yrs)

Activity guide and poster templates to help the galgos bu raising awareness.

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Origami galgo

Make a galgo face from one sheet of paper. 

origami-galgo_Spanish

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Matching activity

Match the pictures to the words (in English and in Spanish).

Matching-Activity Spanish

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Matching and memory

Lots of different ways to play with picture and word cards.

Matching-and-memory-games_Spanish

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Colouring sheets

Colour in the galgos, name them and write their story.

Colouring sheets

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FINGER PUPPETS

Make finger puppets with our character templates.

Finger puppets

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CROSSWORDS

Solve the clues to find out more about galgos.

Crosswords

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Wordsearches

Explore galgo feelings in these wordsearches.

Wordsearch

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Quiz

Two fun quizzes all about galgos – multiple choice or true or false

Galgo Quiz-Spanish

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Missing words

These 3 mini-stories have missing words. Fill in the blanks.

Missing-words-Spanish

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Mazes

Help the galgos find their way to a new home.

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Make a snuffle mat

Make a mat for galgos to snuffle for treats – English and Spanish instructions are together.


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Make a puzzle

Use this template to create your own picture puzzle.

Make-a-Puzzle_Spanish

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Stick puppets

Make galgo stick puppets.

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Puzzle fun

Lots of puzzles on one page.

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Feelings & Emotions

Explore feelings and emotions with these flash cards in Spanish and English.

Tarjetas-flash-(Flash-cards)

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Certificate

Reward pupils for learning about galgos.

Certificado

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Face mask

Galgo face mask template (A4).

 

Galgo face mask

 

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Knit for the Galgos

Help the galgos and have fun learning to knit.

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Download English

what’s happening

June 21, 2019

LAST SCHOOL VISIT 2018-2019

WOW!!! It has been an incredible year 2018-2019. Now looking back we can’t believe the amount of kids and teachers that have visited our centre!!!

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June 21, 2019

SPECIAL VISIT

Last week CEIP Joaquin Carrión Valverde from San Javier (same city as the centre is located) came to visit.

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  • 5A, 80 High Street, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9HE, UK
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