Spanish Culture & Holidays
List of songs in Spanish to add to your Spanish playlist or share with your middle school or high school Spanish students while they are at home. It includes distance learning or e-learning ideas about "cuarentena' or being in quarantine in 2020 that can be paired with the songs. #songsinSpanish #teachmoreSpanish #quarantinesongs #songsinSpanishforhighschool
This Cinco de mayo break out activity comes in slightly different variations with an English and a Spanish version, perfect for teachers of multiple levels or abilities. It is a great way for students to gain factual knowledge about the holiday, while also having fun.
Explore Cinco de Mayo with this interactive webquest! Incorporate technology in your foreign language class while exploring the real history, facts, and traditions behind El Cinco de Mayo! Your middle school and high school students will love this engaging tech lesson! It's perfect for a fast finisher, or sub plans in the spring and is easy to use!
Three Kings Day is a great time to showcase culture while having some fun with your students. We all know returning to school after Christmas break can be tough, but this party makes that week exciting! For the past three years, I have helped organize a Three Kings Day Party for Spanish classes at our high school. Here's how to plan your own! #threekingsday #diadelosreyes #spanishteachers #spanishclass #party
Students click on pictures in order to access websites. Students will be guided through information in videos and websites in order to answer the questions on their worksheet. This two-page WebQuest will take your students 50 minutes to an hour. Students are extremely engaged by WebQuests, giving you time to grade or plan. #webquest #spanishclass #semanasanta #spanishteacher #holyweek
This Spanish song unit with Venezuela articles & videos is for the song, "Un año" by Colombian singer, Sebastián Yatra and the legendary Mexican group, Reik. This "Un año" music unit includes the song lyrics, cloze activities, biography activities, listening activities, social media discussion and opinion activity, articles, and a unit to teach about the current situation in Venezuela.