When I was attending university, working towards my degree in Spanish and Italian, I had to read a lot of books. Stories such as Don Quixote by Cervantes and Como Agua Para Chocolate by Laura Esquivel, filled my head with new phrases, exquisite vocabulary and a strong sense for Latin culture. What I did not realize while I was reading – and writing! Oh, the multitude of essays that I had to write! – was that my speaking was going to improve as well.
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Happy Thanksgiving!! – a lesson about the holiday’s history, traditions and genuinely American dishes
Today, on Thanksgiving, I am grateful for many things, including all my wonderful students who make my life better every single day. In honor of giving thanks, I created a little lesson about my favorite holiday! You can learn about the history of this special day, how we celebrate today and also see some cute, funny pictures.