I cannot imagine teaching a world language without culture. It would be just too boring. When you teach a world language, you can bring any subject to your lessons. Art, music and culture in general. Last month I received my new books to get ready for Hispanic Heritage Month. Although the books are all in English. I can think of so many activities for my Spanish class. One book is about ... Read More about Art and World Languages
Let’s face it. Sometimes it is a challenge for find short videos in Spanish for the little ones.They are either too long, not in Spanish or just not for them. I am here to save you some time searching and browsing. Check this list of short 60 secs capsule videos for your little ones. You will find videos about Hispanic personalities and Hispanic American children talking about their ... Read More about Video Activities for Lower School – Hispanic Heritage Month
Your new freebie resource to highlight Ecuadorian artists is here!. This resource is all about a talented songwriter from Guayaquil, his name is Gianpiero. Gianpiero's songs are full of catchy tunes and rhythms from Latin America. He has become one of Ecuador's favorite performers in the last years. This resource highlights a little bit about Gianpiero before his solo music career. What ... Read More about Ecuadorian Artists – Freebie #2
Here is my first freebie resource to highlight Ecuadorian artists. This first resource is about Camila Pérez. Camila is a songwriter and performer from Guayaquil, Ecuador. Her songs are infused with Latin-American rhythms and heartwarming lyrics that include a whirlwind of all feelings and emotions. Her video "Pa que quisiera" is a wonderful addition to her first album "Souvenir" (and did ... Read More about Ecuadorian Artists – Freebie Resource #1
Are you looking for books in Spanish to expand your classroom library? In this post I will highlight my favorite "Back to school" books for my Spanish class. This post contains Amazon affiliate links. I only review books/items that I have used and recommend to my followers. If you purchase through any of the links in the post, I will get a small commission from Amazon without any cost to you. ... Read More about Back to School Books for Spanish Classes
If I could describe this first week of school in one word, I would say interesting. Having my whole classroom rolling on a little cart helped me change my whole perspective about my teaching. Here are my main takeaways from my first week back in school. 1. Get that microphone. Before getting a cart or a backpack, I am going to ask you to consider getting a portable microphone. It ... Read More about First week as a Spanish teacher with a cart.