Languages and culture

7 Beautiful Italian Words

The Italian language is often associated with beauty. Beauty was, indeed, one of the reasons why, in the fourteenth...

Tradizioni Natalizie Italiane (Italian Christmas Traditions)

Christmas is widely celebrated in Italy. Even if the number of those declaring themselves Christian is shrinking,...

Top 8 Christmas Dishes in Italy

Food plays a big role in Christmas celebrations. Together with the festive vibe—family gatherings and gift...

Top 8 Italian Destinations

To make a list of unmissable Italian destinations is a tough task. Just sticking to official recognitions,  Italy is...

Celebrate the holidays in your classroom with Cuentos para celebrar

Award-winning authors Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy take us on a journey through the holiday season with stories...

8 Interesting Facts about Las Posadas

Across Mexico, Guatemala, and in many parts of the U.S., the Christmas season begins with the celebration of Las...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving es sinónimo de gratitud y familia

El Día de Acción de Gracias (Thanksgiving en inglés) es un tiempo de gratitud y celebración en familia. Muchas...
Italian chefs

Italian chefs: From their grandmothers’ kitchen to TV glamour

Italian cuisine needs no introduction, being one of the most celebrated, beloved, and, to some extent, mistreated in...

Activities to Bring the First Thanksgiving to Life

While the Thanksgiving Day story may have changed with the passing of time, today students have plenty of...
Day of The Dead

Day of the Dead is a unique and colorful custom

El Día de Los Muertos or Day of the Dead is a unique and colorful custom celebrated in Mexico, parts of Central...