This 2-page cultural reading talks about the dance the tango. It covers:
~The historical and cultural significance of this dance in Argentina.
~The Buenos Aires district of La Boca
~The life and music of Carlos Gardel, the most famous Argentine singer of all time.
Most of this reading is in the
This 4~page file includes:
~1 reading on soccer that discusses: the importance of soccer in Latin America, the two most important tournaments and the football career of the famous Argentine player Diego Maradona. The story is accompanied by a glossary of new vocabulary
~1 worksheet in Spanish cont
Written in the first person, this cultural reading talks about the life of the gauchos. Also covered is the history and cultural significance of these men in Argentina and Uruguay. The second paragraph describes the ritual of taking yerba mate.
A glossary covering all new vocabulary is followed b
This reading is about magical Machu Picchu in terms of its geography, history, cultural significance and future. This reading is in the present and past tenses.
The reading includes a full glossary of new words and 5 Reading comprehension questions.
This 2-page includes:
~A Spanish biography of the famous Colombian singer Shakira. It covers her family background, early career and what made her famous as well as her relationships, family life and and charitable work.
~A worksheet with 6 reading comprehension questions in Spanish and a short wri