In order to prepare students well for AP Spanish Tests, IB Spanish Tests, and College Entrance Exams, teachers of all levels must work together to teach Spanish and Latin American culture effectively and efficiently. Thus, students will be better prepared to live in a global society and to be truly proficient in Spanish. Rich cultural learning as well as language learning must be ever-present in all levels, beginning in level one. We have created this FREE and EDITABLE document for you to use as a guide for all levels of Spanish at your school!
Please share this document among your World Language departments and modify it to best fit the needs of your school and your students.
Also included are two additional documents that have recommended movies categorized by theme or topic and numerous other resources that are useful to teach the culture of all of the Spanish-speaking countries.
~ Some additional helpful links include:
Popular Movies and Resources for Excellent Spanish Films
Popular Music & Songs to Teach Culture, Grammar and Listening
Grammar & Vocabulary Activities, Videos, Interactive Ideas, and AP Resources
Excellent Teaching Tools for Culture and Spanish-Speaking Countries
Have a wonderful and productive school year!
Amy & Katie
Spark Enthusiasm Spanish
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