The objective of this 3 page pdf reading and writing activity is to allow the students to use their Realidades 2 book to explore different cultural perspectives of the Spanish speaking world in Chapter 4B. They read about Antonio M. Ruiz, Euskadi, La Semana Santa, the independence of different nations, and Las Fallas de Valencia. The connections directly enhance the chapter objectives. This can be used as your own plan or a substitute plan. The answer key is included.