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Chili with Chocolate

Andrea Roberson Chocolate was first cultivated by the Native Americans in Mexico and Central America around 1100 B.C....

Food Fight

Andrea Roberson One of the best days in my teaching career came during the food chapter in the textbook. I wanted to...

Activity: Hispanos – Who are we? Where did we come from?

Maria J. Fierro-Treviño  NATIONAL STANDARDS:  COMMUNICATION, CONNECTIONS, COMMUNITIES One of the best ways to...

Activity: Who’s Who in Literature, Fine Arts, and Other Fields

Maria J. Fierro-Treviño NATIONAL STANDARDS: COMMUNICATION AND COMMUNITIES From Spain to the Americas, Hispanics have...

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Maria J. Fierro-Treviño In 1968, President Lyndon Johnson declared the observation of Hispanic Heritage Week.  In...

Confessions of a Grammar Nerd

Anne Smieszny Silva I have a confession to make. I am a grammar nerd. I love grammar. I always have, and always...