Whether you are looking for an activity for Black History month, or want your students to know about the lives of Afto-Hispanic people, start with Vanessa Mendoza! She was Colombia's first Afrocolombian Beauty Queen, and its perfect for Spanish 1!
Text: Ser, Physical and Personality Descriptions, Family vocabulary
1. Reading about Vanessa Mendoza
2. True/False Questions
3. Short reading comprehension questions
4. Writing activity: students re-write the biography in the third person