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Comprehensible cultural input.Thematic units, Oral presentations, Writing assignments FR + SP
 
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All Miraflores materials are exclusively in the target language. Maps! Maps! Maps! All with basic information! Make those grey cells work! Some countries are large both in size and population; others are small in size but large in population. Get to
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Four mini-thematic units. Everything in the target language: Spanish. Students tend to group all Spanish speakers together. Here are four short units that point out the similarities and difference between the more than 20 countries where Spanish is
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Presente H - The complex world of Hispanics in the United States is explored from many points of view. There are seven broad themes: art and pop artists, migrants and the border, food and music, sports and more. All oral presentation topics can be
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Teacher's favorite art unit! Present Velázquez, Goya and Picasso! The unit includes a text on the people in the Meninas; then comes the vocabulary of painters and painting plus more paintings, oral presentations, oral exercises with cartoons of two
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Many schools visit Quebec City. Here is the perfect preparatory unit. Learn about the ramparts, the river, the upper and lower town, all at a beginners level. The word Quebec comes from the Algonquin word Kébec: the place where the river narrows.
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Discover the similarities and differences between your school and schools in Ecuador. Review and extend school vocabulary (classroom, courses, after school programs). Have the students discover how the same building houses two schools, one in the
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The teacher's favorite beginners´ units! Teach the vocabulary of the family with Goya's painting, La familia de Carlos IV. In the picture find the parents (the king and the queen), the three sons, the three daughters, the kings' brother and sister,
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The fact that some calendars are round and others are rectangles shows the diversity of our world. It does not matter whether we divide the year into 20 months or 12 months, we will end up with the same number of days. How is this possible? This
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Although only parts of the Maya and Aztec script have been deciphered, we can learn a great deal about other cultures from their sculptures, drawings and architecture. Have your students analyze a stone statue of a mother with her children and learn
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What is ecological tourism? What are its characteristics? In Central America, temperature depends on altitude. Thus, it can be cool in the mountains but if you travel down to the coast, just a few hours away, it is very hot. Content based learning
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The cultural component. Done. Ready to use. No preparation needed. Walk into the classroom and teach. Teacher and student friendly. Enjoy introducing the Hispanic world and watch the students grow, think, learn and discover. This cultural workbook
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Real signs for content based language! Yes, even beginners can understand Montreal street signs. Have fun with the beginners! They may not know all the words, but will understand the meaning of the signs. Students are often afraid of reading
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Three short thematic units for beginners, all in target language. Content based. Each unit includes a pre-reading, a short reading with pictures, comprehension, vocabulary and grammar extension, oral and written class or homework proposals, internet
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Venezuela supplied most of the oil used in the eastern states of the United States. How has the country used the oil wealth? Practice ordinal numbers and get your students to talk about oil dependence and consumption. Bolívar's face in on the
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Small countries, big histories. The Grimaldi Palace is a wonderful way to practice the rooms in the house and proves the strength of content based learning! So much better than a pretend house! Students compare their homes to a grand palatial
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We used to teach our students about the Moorish influence at the advanced levels. Here is the opportunity not only to admire the architecture but also to counter stereotypes and racism. Your students will walk through the Alhambra and practice
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Have fun describing Botero's oversized people! (What a wonderful way to practice those adjectives!) Acquaint your students with Botero's huge bodies, round faces and tiny feet. Once they have studied the paintings in this unit, they will also
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Colombia is probably the country that invokes the greatest number of stereotypes. Learn about the cocaine trade and about García Márquez, the great Colombian writer. The students have not yet reached the level where they can read his novels, but
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During the Irish potato crisis, millions of people died and tens of thousands left Ireland. What does this have to do with Bolivia? The potato is an Andean plant and was a staple there long before it was transported to Ireland. Learn everything
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Love, love, love! The whole world is interested in the subject! Latin American soap operas are sold to over 100 countries and watched by millions the world over. What makes them so popular? With the information on themes and the vocabulary provided,
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Spanish teacher at College Edouard-Montpetit for 27 years. I have written a large number of cultural materials for Spanish and a tiny number for French. Everything I do is interdisciplinary and content-based. Here is the cultural component of the world language classroom, with subjects as varied as our wonderful students.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Interactive, based on content. Love to have lively class discussions so students learn to acknowledge and respect different points of view.

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Many

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.A. English, University of Montana M.A.English, University of Wisconsin, Madison M.A. Spanish, University of Wisconsin, Madison

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Born in Peru, educated in the US, live in Canada. A world citizen! We can make a better world by knowing more about each other.

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