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How to Rock Cinco de Mayo in Your Spanish Class

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Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching.  Are you ready to create a memorable Cinco experience for your Spanish students?  What?  You’re busy grading papers, writing final exams, and trying to figure out how to get that one tricky student, Pablo, to stop disrupting class? Don’t worry – I’ve got you covered.  The World Language Cafe is hosting a 16 Day Cinco de Mayo Celebration on Facebook.…

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  • Cinco de Mayo Lesson Plans, Ideas, Activites, for Spanish Class, The Truth about Cinco de Mayo

    Cinco de Mayo Spanish Lesson Plans

    Cinco de Mayo is coming up and as Spanish teachers, it’s our chance to set the record straight. 1. Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico’s Independence Day (which is actually Sept.…

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    Class Mascot Lesson Plan

    Here’s a fun idea for any world language classroom – it’s amazing how having your own kids in school inspires you. Got this class mascot idea from my daughter’s kindergarten class.…

  • Teach your Spanish students about culture with this Ancient dance of the flyers, danza de los voladores.

    Danza de los Voladores de Papantla

    Danza de los voladores   Check out this video that I took at Xcaret (a park near Playa del Carmen, Mexico) of the Danza de los Voladores de Papantla, (Dance of the Flyers).…