Venezuela has tropical beaches, high mountains, vast plains and a huge area that is part of the Amazon basin. Really? Students and teachers are always surprised by the variety. Practice fillers, such as bueno, pues, bien.
In Europe, the cities grew large in the 19th century; in Latin America they exploded in the 20th century. Why do people leave the countryside and head for the city? Is it good or bad? An easy math exercise will give you some idea of the numbers. Expand their vocabulary of stores. Repetition and extension! Increase their understanding of the Spanish speaking world.
Subject matter: tourism; geography, history
Vocabulary: natural world, urban life
Grammar: prepositions; definite and indefinite articles
Oral practice: imaginary vacations to LA; your city
Homework: natural world; describe a city
Internet: Key word list to facilitate a search, further the research
Store name; Miraflores
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