Immigrant Archive Project

The Immigrant Archive Project is a really neat website that I found through the Esperanza Teacher's Guide. It contains pages upon pages of videos of immigrants to the United States telling their stories. The possibilities for classroom use of this site are endless! The activity that is published in Chapter 9 of the Esperanza's Teacher's … Continue reading Immigrant Archive Project

A las tres – Los Enanitos

This is a beautiful, sad song about the life of an immigrant that lives and works alone (presumably in the US) for many years to provide for his wife and son that live in another country. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RREMRZ8MJMI&noredirect=1 The music video, as you can see, tells the story visually even without understanding the lyrics, and so … Continue reading A las tres – Los Enanitos