Mexican Independence Day and Hispanic Heritage Month

I'm always a little surprised by how many times my posts on Mexican Independence Day are accessed in comparison to my posts about Hispanic Heritage Month. Did you know that Mexico is just one of seven Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America that celebrates its independence between September 15 and October 15, the official dates of the Mes de … Continue reading Mexican Independence Day and Hispanic Heritage Month

México lindo y querido – Javier Solís

This is a great song to sing on Mexican Independence Day! I give a short intro to the video in Spanish, with a little background on Javier Solís and ranchera music, before we watch the video. The reading I use is in this file. Watch/listen to it several times while students complete the CLOZE lyrics ( The … Continue reading México lindo y querido – Javier Solís