The Arizona law regarding (illegal) immigrants and showing papers obviously brings strong feelings out in Americans. The issue isn’t gone though–NPR is presenting parts of an investigation about how the law came to be. Very interesting food for thought. I was pretty curious to find out more.
From Conrad Studios, a little film to take your breath away. (Pun intended.)
A kids version of looking at the legend.
A bit of a musical tribute to dear Mexico, no?
The beauty of the lyrics training site is that you can look at the country and level of difficulty before choosing to try a song/video. There are a lot in English for all you ESOL peeps out there. :)
Here is my example booklet for your classes, Spanish I.
Mr. Detweiler over at Jenkintown Middle/High School has a wiki set up for practice if you need to work on speaking and listening. This might be more helpful to teachers than students, for what it’s worth. It seems like a great idea!
These photos bring so many emotions after 69 days of the miners being trapped. Check out the rescue photos from The Big Picture over at boston.com!
Check out this info about Mexican legend of the Wailing woman…very appropriate for this time of year!