Spanish Culture Teacher Resources
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Spanish 101: Pen Pal
Americans will learn about the Spanish culture with this 21st Century lesson plan. Each pupil will be given a pen pal and the opportunity to see their pictures via Twitpic on Twitter. Then, each person will write a 5-page report about their pen pal's culture.
Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
Esperanza Rising- Comprehension Strategies
Sixth graders explore Hispanic culture. In this introductory lesson, 6th graders preview Esperanza Rising, discuss Spanish culture, and define ethnic terms used: Hispanic, Latino, Chicano, and Mexican American. Students prepare to read the book and write in their response journals.
6th Language Arts 7 Views 4 Downloads
Mi Familia y Yo
A great Spanish lesson is yours for the taking, it incorporates listening, reading, writing, and creating art all while exploring Spanish language and culture. In groups, learners create scrapbooks and dialogue that describes multiple aspects of their family and family life.
2nd - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 49 Views 228 Downloads
The Banking Mouse
First graders learn about another culture and its language. In this Spanish instructional activity, 1st graders listen to a Cuban folktale. Students identify the Spanish words. Students reread the story independently. Students listen to a guest speaker to gain information about hispanic cultures.
1st Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Students compare Spanish and American cultures. For this global studies lesson, students review what they have learned in a Spanish culture unit by writing compare and contrast essays about Spanish and American cultural aspects.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 12 Views 54 Downloads
Students explore cultures different than their own. For this culture lesson, students examine the concept of cultural diffusion as they create PowerPoint presentations that focus on Latin American culture that has been influenced by the culture of Spain.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 50 Downloads
Students study the role of El Greco in Spanish history. They examine the importance of the city of Toledo in Spanish culture. They participate in a teacher demonstration of PowerPoint slides of El Greco's paintings before attempting to make one of their own.
9th - 10th Languages 3 Views 8 Downloads
Opening a Hispanic Restaurant
There's a new restaurant in town! This fun, week-long plan requires small groups to create a new restaurant, design a menu, prepare a presentation, and prepare a meal. There's a lot to do, so provide your class with target vocabulary to include in their presentations.
11th - 12th Languages 19 Views 68 Downloads
The Hispanic World
Go on an electronic field trip. Discover Spanish-speaking countries through Internet exploration. Students participate in a whole group discussion to general knowledge about the location, cultural background, independence and current affairs of the countries encountered.
6th - 10th Languages 11 Views 68 Downloads
Holidays in Hispanic Countries
When do Hispanic countries celebrate Flag Day and other prominent holidays? Using the chart provided, beginning Spanish speakers practice writing the dates of select holidays in Spanish. An interesting way to review Spanish dates.
6th - 9th Languages 6 Views 40 Downloads