Los 33 / The 33 Movie Guide with Complete Chile Unit in Spanish

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This 120+ page Los 33 / The 33 Movie Guide with Complete Chile Unit in Spanish has all of the vocabulary, cultural information, and enrichment activities you need to teach this inspirational movie. Students of all levels will love this heartwarming movie and they will enjoy learning the cultural elements from this film that is based on the true story of the 33 Chilean miners who were trapped for 69 days in the Atacama desert in 2010. Students will also learn about the amazing country, Chile, Pablo Neruda, odes, Gabriela Mistral, and more!

There are listening, speaking, song, reading, writing, and cultural video activities included in this huge movie unit. "The 33" movie guide includes activities for all levels of students from beginning through advanced classes and there are even excellent resources for AP Spanish too!

This packet includes:


*General Chile Information in Spanish with Fill-In Notes and Comprehension Questions with Answer Key

~ Topics include: La Presidenta, la población, los indígenas, la religión, las razas, las lenguas, la unidad monetaria, los productos principales, las comidas, las bebidas, las escuelas, los deportes, los animales, las minas, la música, las fiestas patrias, el transporte, Arica, Iquique, San Pedro de Atacama, Bahía Inglesa, La Serena, Valparaíso, Viña del Mar, Santiago, Chillán, El Huáscar en Talcahuano, Concepción, Valdivia, Puerto Varas, La Isla de Chiloé, Las Torres del Paine, Punta Arenas, La Isla de Pascua, Gabriela Mistral, Pablo Neruda, Violeta Parra, Salvador Allende, Isabel Allende, Fernando González y Augusto Pinochet

*General Los 33 Information in English with Fill-In Notes Included

~ Topics include: Chile, History of Chile, Salvador Allende, Augusto Pinochet, Earthquakes in Chile, Chilean Mining Accident, the 33 Miners, the San José Mine, Mining in Chile, Mining around the World, the Atacama Desert, the War of the Pacific, Chile vs. Bolivia, Soccer in Chile, las Empanadas, La Moneda, Don Francisco, and Pablo Neruda

*Popular Cheers in Spanish

*The Sign of the Cross and the Our Father prayer in Spanish


*Movie Vocabulary in Spanish and English, Spanish only, and English only.

The vocabulary goes in the same order as the movie.


*Four Crossword Puzzles that correspond with each page of the vocabulary

(From the Spanish and English version of the vocabulary)

*Keys For All Crossword Puzzles


*Comprehension Questions that follow the sequence of the movie

(Spanish Present Tense and Past Tense versions as well as an English Version) with Answer Key

*True/False Quiz in Spanish with Answer Key (Advanced, Intermediate, and English versions of the quiz are included.)


*Los 33 Opinion Movie Worksheet in Spanish

*Summary of the Movie Writing Activity in Spanish

*New Ending Writing Activity in Spanish

*Blank Fill-In Movie Information Sheet in Spanish

*Journals - Six Different Writing Prompts in Spanish

*”Gracias a la Vida” Song Article with Comprehension Questions and Answer Key


*Which Movie Character Is Being Described? Listening Comprehension Activity in Spanish

*Lyrics for “Gracias a la Vida” Song in Spanish


*Movie Critique Writing and Discussion Activity in Spanish

*Easter Island Travel Video Activity in English with Answer Key

*Salvador Allende and Augusto Pinochet Video Activity in English with Answer Key

*”La Historia de los 33 Mineros que Apasionó al Mundo” Article and Comprehension Questions in Spanish with Answer Key

*Don Francisco en la Mina San José Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*Una Película para Homenajear a los Mineros Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*Don Francisco y Su Participación en Los 33 Video Activity with Answer Key

*Isla de Pascua, Rapa Nui Spanish Video Activity with Answer Key

*Gabriela Mistral Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*Pablo Neruda Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*”Te Amo” by Pablo Neruda Poem Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*”Te Amo” Poem Cloze Activity

*”No Culpes a Nadie” by Pablo Neruda Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*”No Culpes a Nadie” Poem Cloze Activity

*”Oda a la Pobreza” by Pablo Neruda Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key


1) There are numerous free resources and videos that accompany Los 33 along with materials to teach the country Chile at the following web address:


2) Los 33 is rated PG-13 for a disaster sequence and some mature language.

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