Writing prompt for the topic of Nazis in Argentina. Handout provides several links for students to read before writing an essay in the target language in which they express their point of view. Did Nazis go to Argentina? Is it a myth or a possibility? Great activity for critical thinking. If time permits, students can have a debate in class. Makes connections to what they're studying in their World History class.
To further enhance the lesson students view a documentary for Nazis in Argentina on You Tube. Students are required to take notes while viewing the documentary and can use that information in their essays.
This activity is suggested for upper levels of Spanish learners (Intermediate Mid to High and Advance learners).
3.1 Making Connections: Learners build, reinforce, and expand their
knowledge of other disciplines while using the language to develop critical
thinking and to solve problems creatively.