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
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 English Language Arts
Mi Familia y Yo
A great Spanish lesson plan 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
The Banking Mouse
First graders learn about another culture and its language. In this Spanish lesson, 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
Growing up Spanish in America
Students explore Hispanic culture. In this cultural diversity instructional activity, students read Wachale by Ilan Stavans and respond to discussion questions about the story. Students journal about their impressions of the story as well.
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Students explore cultures different than their own. In this culture activity, 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
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
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