Wisconsin Association of Foreign Language Teachers
November 1st-2nd, 2013
Appleton, Wisconsin

WORKSHOP - African Diaspora in the Americas: Touch the Drum. Feel the Energy. Connect culturally.
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Additional resources:
  • Pablo's lesson Routes to Culture, which is part of the Foreign Language Video Library Series, covers one of his lesson in his unit on the African Diaspora in the Americas. It can be viewed by clicking here.
  • The series Black in Latin America by Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. can be viewed here.
  • The song Latinoamérica by Calle 13, which shows the tremendous linguistic, geographic, ethnic, racial, cultural and religious diversity as well as being rich in cultural information, can be viewed here. Enjoy.
  • The song Da pa lo do by Rita Indiana y los Misterios, which talks about the ideal union between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, can be viewed here.
  • Poema "Y tu abuela donde eta" which critiques prevalent internalized racism can be accessed at

Want to raise your calendars bilingually? Start before they are born! (Jackie)

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Building Intercultural Communicative Competence One Activity at a Time (Pablo)
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American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

November 22nd-24th, 2013

Orlando, Florida