• De Colores

    Created April 13, 2012
    De Colores

    This lesson plan is designed for young learners at the beginner or beginner-intermediate level of proficiency in Spanish. The activities in this lesson plan will help students learn ten colors in Spanish and also provide them with practice to use them in context.

    Portrait of Miguel de Cervantes

    Seis gigantes de la literatura hispana

    Descubre algunos de los más grandes poetas hispanos.

    Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz forced to give up her writing

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    March 5, 1694
    Mission Nuestra Señora de la Concepción de Acuña, San Antonio, Texas

    National Hispanic Heritage Month

    The U.S. Government has set aside the period from September 15 to October 15, to honor the many contributions Hispanic Americans have made and continue to make to our nation by observing National Hispanic Heritage Month. EDSITEment honors them with these resources.

    Zodiac image of balancing figure (medallion)

    Al-Mizan

    "Al-Mizan" is the Arabic word for balance. This exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science at Oxford University explores the connections between the sciences and arts in Muslim societies.

    Roman poet Virgil born

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    October 15, 70 BCE

    National Hispanic Heritage Month

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    Mexican poet Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz born

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    Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes christened

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    October 9, 1547

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