A collection of thousands of biographies on famous personalities throughout the world. Each individual's biography includes an image of a photo or portrait in the collection. The site also includes monograms of key and outstanding individuals, e.g., Miguel de Cervantes, with a biography, a chronology of the individuals life, and the person's unique contributions to society.
This interactive, multimedia PowerPoint presentation takes Spanish language students on a virtual trip to Machu Picchu, Peru, while sharpening their speaking, listening comprehension, reading comprehension, and general observational skills.
LANIC is a megasite with information related to Latin America. Its primary purpose is to facilitate research and academic endeavors. Multiple links to authentic materials from Latin American countries.
This site includes the customs, rites and traditions in the celebration of Christmas and the Feast of the Three Kings in the Spanish-speaking countries. The collection includes reading texts, images and sound clips of music and interviews, e.g., children from Argentina describing particular family rituals. The site may be especially beneficial for binlingual and immersion programs.