• 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.

    Portrait of Miguel de Cervantes

    Six Hispanic Literary Giants

    Explore the great Hispanic poets, from 1600 to present.

    Emiliano Zapata

    The Mexican Revolution: November 20th, 1910

    The year 2010 marked the centennial (El Centenario) of the Mexican Revolution, an uprising that took place roughly between 1910 and 1920, recognized as the first major political, social, and cultural revolution of the 20th century.

    Lyndon Johnson delivers “We Shall Overcome” speech

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    March 15, 1965

    Congress makes “Star Spangled Banner” official national anthem

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    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.

    Amy and Leon Kass

    The Meaning of America: A New Approach to Civic Education

    Over the course of this year, EDSITEment will be showcasing a series of innovative lessons which use classic American short stories to teach civics. We asked the editors of this new curriculum to introduce the project.

    John Steinbeck’s novel “Of Mice and Men” published

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    February 6, 1937