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Beverages Morir soñando (Dominican Republic) Horchata (Mexico) Purple Corn Drink (Ecuador) Café espumoso/Frothy Coffee Jarritos (Mexican soda brand) Inca Kola (Peruvian soda brand)
Introduction It all began with a couch. If it hadn’t been for that blue couch, I don’t know what would have happened. You see, when … Continue reading A Serious Rabbit Hole: Language & The Brain →
Rate of Speech “The trick to get children to listen to really hear and comprehend, whether they’re toddlers or high school students, isn’t speaking up, Hull … Continue reading Rate of Speech & Spaced Repetition →
Language-Learning Tip This week, I would like to draw your attention to two very different careers: translation, which is written, and interpretation, which is spoken (read more HERE). … Continue reading Duolingo- The Meat & Potatoes of a Sentence →
Language-Learning Tip Here is a motivational quote by the Hungarian hyperpolyglot, Kató Lomb: “We should learn languages because language is the only thing worth knowing even … Continue reading Duolingo- Worth Knowing Even Poorly →
Language-Learning Tip Many of you have been working consistently on the app for at least six weeks now, and hopefully you feel like you are … Continue reading Duolingo- Patience, My Little Grasshoppers! →
This morning, students in PK3 voted on which two songs to watch and dance to (from four options: Chumbala Cachumbala; Corre, Pocoyó; ¿Te Gusta El Helado De Brócoli?; and Rompe … Continue reading Cardboard Cars & Table Trains (PK3) →
CHILE: In Santiago, Chile, stands the tallest skyscraper in all of South America. It is called La Torre Costanera.
LINKS: Wondermondo (Uruguay), Hotel Art Casapueblo (Uruguay), Casapueblo Video (Uruguay), La Mano de Punta del Este (Uruguay) Image Credit Image Source
Links Songs- Chile, Argentina, Uruguay Torres García, Inverted America (Uruguay) Kids National Geographic (Uruguay) Facts About Uruguay (Uruguay) Amusing Planet (Uruguay)
Links Aymara: Past/Future (Bolivia, Peru, Chile) Capybara (Bolivia) The Tsimane Tribe- Amazon (Bolivia) Puma Punku (Bolivia), Pumapunku + Tiwanaku
Costa Rica Pura Vida (Costa Rica) Monteverde Cloud Forest (Costa Rica) Fishing (Costa Rica)
Guatemala About Guatemala (Guatemala) 36 Hours in Antigua Guatemala Augusto Monterroso
Cuba Songs- Cuba, DR, PR Run Across Cuba Documentary Nuestra Infancia (Cuba) Children’s Games (Cuba)
Dominican Republic Songs- Cuba, DR, PR Juan Luis Guerra- Music Videos (DR) Ojalá que llueva café Explanation (DR) Morir Soñando (recipe) 3 Happiness Lessons (Dominican Republic) … Continue reading Let’s Visit the Dominican Rep.! →
CHILE: Atacama- Article (Chile), Atacama- Video (Chile), Why To Explore Atacama Desert At Night, Mysteries of Atacama Desert, Lithium Mine Fields of Atacama Desert
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