La Adelita is one of the most famous and representative ballads of the Mexican Revolution. It was composed in honor of all the women who participated in the revolutionary war. Since then an Adelita has come to signify a woman soldier, or soldadera, as well as a brave woman.
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For Frida, her paintings were not a representation of dreams but a way to cope with the reality of life. She told her story from her own point of view and through the pain and passion of her experiences.
Frida Kahlo was born July 6, 1907, in Coyoacan, Mexico. She was the third daughte...
Day of the Dead: Celebration, History & Origins
From the beginning of time, man has felt the need to explain the mystery of life and death. Many civilizations and cultures have created rituals to try and give meaning to human existence.
· Where do we come from?· Why does life end?
· Is t...
Ingredients1½ cups Flour
½ cups Sugar
2 Packets Dry Yeast
1t Anis Seed
½ cup Milk½ cup Water½ cup Butter4 Eggs
4½ cups Flour
Mix all dry ingredients together except the 4 1/2 cups of flour
In a sm...
This space is intended for the exchange of classroom activities, projects and ideas for the Day of the Dead, submitted by teachers. We sincerely thank all the teachers that have sent in their ideas!
Every year, we assign our Spanish 2 students (with a part...
In Mexico both the father's and mother's last name are used as a person's last name. So a person might be named Pedro Ramírez López. Pedro (first name) Ramírez (Father's last name) López (mother's last name) . All of their official documents such as birth certificate, passport...