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SB-24 Los Cinco Sentidos

Published: June 25, 2009

Last night, credit villagers reflected on the importance of the 5 sentidos: olfato, tacto, vista, gusto, auditivo.  Aldeanos participated in activities in which they lost one of these 5 senses and had to rely on their other four senses, or the help of others.  The 6th sense was Spanish, which helped everyone overcome the loss of a sense. [gallery columns="2" orderby="post_name"]

SB-22 Tertulias in swing!

Published: June 25, 2009

Today, our second full day at the aldea, two-week aldeanos all around could be heard singing, repeating, and shouting words like mano (hand), cabeza (head), boca (mouth), rodillas (knees), even intestinos (intestines), and riñones (kidneys).  Any thoughts on the theme of the day?? If you said partes del cuerpo, or body parts, then you guessed it! As part of our larger unit on health, small language groups focused on the different parts of the body inside and out by...

Telenovela “¿Quién es este hombre que anda en el bosque?” Episodio 2

Published: June 25, 2009

¡Vamos a La Playa!

Published: June 24, 2009

Búsqueda SB-22 Programa de Noche

Published: June 24, 2009

Last night the aldeanos had a lot of diversión looking for their consejeros. Just a couple of consejeros were hiding in around the village, waiting to be discovered.  The program put the aldeanos' memory and language skills to work.  They were allowed 3 questions to guess who was eached masked consejero. [caption id="attachment_772" align="alignleft" width="250" caption="consejeros help their villagers find the masked consejeros"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_773"...

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