HISPANIC CULTURE POSTS
Inside: The best Day of the Dead Songs, or canciones para Día de Muertos. With Día de Muertos drawing near, I've pulled together a variety of songs to use at home or in the classroom and add this link to my Spanish songs for kids page. These songs may be fun...read more
Inside: Different versions Happy Birthday songs in Spanish, on YouTube. In English, the song Happy Birthday is a staple at any birthday celebration-- and wherever you go, it will basically sound the same. In Spanish, however, there are different versions, and they...read more
Inside: Spanish speaking countries flags (free printable banner). For Hispanic Heritage month, lots of people are looking for decorations. How about a string of flags from Spanish-speaking countries? I've created a little free printable that you can grab and...read more
Inside: Free Instagram story templates in Spanish and photo challenge. Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates Americans with Hispanic roots. I like teaching about the famous ones, sure. But what I really love is honoring the everyday people, with their myriad of...read more
Inside: Bulletin boards, ofrendas, and Day of the Dead decorations in Spanish Classrooms. Decorations for Día de Muertos are a welcome alternative to the pervasive chile peppers and sombreros we often see in Spanish classroom decor. Though Day of the Dead isn't...read more
Inside: A collection of Spanish slang phrases from different countries in the Spanish-speaking world. ¿Así es, di?¡Hola, huambrilla! I remember the thrill of dropping slang into my sentences, as a baby Spanish learner. Di is special to the Pervuian jungle, so it got...read more
Inside: The best Latin American movies on Netflix It can be overwhelming to sit down for a night of Netflix, especially when you're trying to sift through lesser-known films. I've spent the last month marathon-ing my way through Spanish-language movies and...read more
Inside: A collection of ideas para Día de la Madre. Mother's day is a big deal around the world, and a huge deal in Latin America. Whether you're a dad hoping for some ideas, or a Spanish teachers looking for activities to do in class, I've found lots of fun...read more
Inside: A list of Spanish romantic movies on Netflix. Spanish is one of the most romantic languages out there. So as I made my way through Spanish-language movies on Netflix, I obviously needed a list of romantic comedies and dramas! Spanish Romantic Movies ...read more
Inside: Spanglish movies and series on Netflix. In the U.S., languages other than English have a way of dying. By the second or third generation, Italians and Swedes had generally lost their native speech, but some speculate Spanish may prove to be the an...read more
Inside: The best Netflix Spain movies. Netflix, with its ever-expanding range of options, has a growing selection of Spanish movies and shows. Their fastest-growing Spanish-language content appears to be films or shows from Spain, whose history of...read more
Inside: Looking for field trip ideas for Spanish class? Try a food truck day! I am so pleased to share this post from Courtney Nygaard at Profe Nygaard! Instead of trying to take your classes out on a field trip, bring the field trip to you. Getting started...read more
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