ERIC Number: ED370441
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Materiales. Quinto Centenario. Numbers 1-16. (Materials. Fifth Centenary).
Materiales, n1-16 Nov 1991 - Sep-Oct 1994
This document consists of the first 16 issues of a serial providing learning activities for intermediate and advanced students of Spanish. Each issue is organized around a separate theme, with the first 9 issues devoted to celebration of the fifth centenary of the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus: (1) "Cultural Contact"; (2) "Expeditions"; (3) "The Age of Discoveries"; (4) "The Hispanic Presence in the United States"; (5) "Expo '92"; (6) "The Olympics"; (7) "Spanish in the United States"; (8) "Spanish in the World"; (9) "Such was 1992 [in Spain]"; (10) "Spain and the European Community"; (11) "Europe: Sports and Arts"; (12) "Europe: Leisure and Tradition"; (13) "Customs"; (14) "Spanish Food"; (15) World Soccer Championship: USA 94"; and (16) "Music of Spain." Each issue contains activity units beginning with information on the student level for which it is intended, the objectives of the activity, the skills targeted, and information on how to carry out the activity. (KM)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Athletics, Content Area Reading, Cultural Activities, Culture Contact, Higher Education, Hispanic Americans, Illustrations, Instructional Materials, Language Styles, Learning Activities, Leisure Time, Maps, Olympic Games, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Spanish, Spanish Culture
Embassy of Spain, Education Office, 2375 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20037-1736 (subscriptions available).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Embassy of Spain, Washington, DC. Education Office.
Identifiers: Europe; Expo 92; Spanish (Castilian); United States
Note: For number 9, cataloged separately, see ED 356 639.