IBDP Spanish B Mini Toolkit: The External Assessment Paper 1

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Prepare your students for the DP Spanish B Paper 1
External Assessment

Practical tools, classroom examples, and content from experienced DP Spanish B teachers and DP Coordinators.

This mini toolkit guides you through the first EA for Spanish B (Paper 1). Learn about the requirements for this assessment, marking bands and criteria, see student samples to practice your marking, and gather learning activities that help your students scaffold the skills they need to be successful.

Prepare your students better with the tools in this mini toolkit.
Easy-to-understand explanations on the specific criteria for the Paper 1 assessment

Student samples to practice becoming more accurate with your marking
Printable resources and classroom examples to better prepare your students

Why mini toolkits?

Mini toolkits are the perfect solution for

  • Busy teachers who don't have time to go through an entire toolkit.
  • Experienced teachers who are looking to refresh their knowledge in just one aspect of the IB subject guide.

  • IB Coordinators who want to deliver in-house professional development training in a focused and precise manner.
  • School administrators who want to ensure all their IB teachers have up-to-date training in IB teaching & learning best practices.
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Bonus content!


Your digital workbook is designed to help expand your work on the core concepts within this mini toolkit. It is downloadable and may be be printed when you begin your Ibtrove session.


Earn a digital certificate that can be used for re-licensure (depending on your state or country).


DP Spanish B Contributor Team

Rachelle Eastep

former DP Spanish B teacher & DP Coordinator
Rachelle is a newly retired public educator of 32 years where she had the honor of serving as her school’s DP Coordinator and Spanish B teacher.

Margarita Hanschmidt

DP Language B teacher
Margarita began teaching Language B in 2011. She has her master’s in School Administration from Tartu University and a master’s degree in Teacher of English from Tartu State University in Estonia.

Course Lessons

Some questions we hear often...

How does this mini toolkit help me with teaching and preparing my students for Paper 1?

This mini toolkit includes downloadable resources on the Paper 1 assessments in DP Spanish B, including:
  • Detailed information on using the rubrics to grade your students' assessments.
  • Assessment samples to practice your marking.
  • Lesson activities to help you prepare your students for Paper 1.

Can an experienced DP Spanish B teacher benefit from using this mini toolkit? 

Definitely! With printable resources and classroom examples, our mini toolkit includes a wide variety of ideas to spark your creativity to help you better prepare your students for their Paper 1 EA.

Can I use this mini toolkit for all my teachers at my school and district?

Yes! This DP Spanish B mini toolkit is designed to work with our other Ibtrove toolkits for a comprehensive and unified professional learning opportunity for all the IB teachers in your building and district.

Ibtrove reviews

“I felt the course was very helpful in detailing the specifics of the assessments and gave a great overall big picture of the IB Program. I would highly recommend it.”
Nancy DeYoung
“The course was great! I loved being able to do it in the comfort of my own home. I liked the combination of written information and videos.”
Jennifer Robinson, M.Ed