Traditions, special days, and celebrations across the Spanish-speaking world: here you can find all sorts of resources for learning and teaching about them.

As a new teacher, I didn’t know what to do with holidays. I introduced random vocabulary in order to to some fun, light activities, because what students pays attention the day before winter break?

Once I got my head wrapped around comprehensible input, I realized that I could use ANY topic in class. If all the kids were thinking about Thanksgiving or Valentine’s Day, we could just use a song or tell a story based on that holiday. If videos or books were too advanced, I could just narrate or rewrite using comprehensible language. 

Sometimes a fun craft or crossword is okay, but I no longer feel like that’s my only option. Take advantage of my collections here to make Spanish holidays meaningful AND comprehensible. 


Spanish Holiday Resources 


Día de Muertos

Año Nuevo


Día del Amor Resources

Christmas Posts

Thanksgiving Resources

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