We are so excited to announce our winners for the Libros para mi escuelita contest! Santillana USA is so proud to award these schools over $10,000 worth of Spanish materials for their classrooms!
1st Place: Naval Avenue
2nd Place: Travis Heights
3rd Place: Maryland International
A BIG thank you to all the schools that participated. All the videos were so much fun to watch and we hope your students had as much fun making the videos as we did watching them!
Plaza Santillana is a spanish teacher blog dedicated to bringing you classroom activities, ideas for lesson plans, and many more educational resources every day! Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and never miss out on teacher tips again!
Santillana USA and VME Announce “Libros Para Mi Escuelita” Book Contest.
Total prizes of $10,000 in Spanish-language educational materials!
Santillana USA Publishing Co., Inc. and Vme Spanish-language television network announce the kickoff of the 2nd annual “Libros Para Mi Escuelita” Book Contest. The nationwide contest encourages parents, students, and teachers to create a video entry stating why their school is in need of Spanish and bilingual reading materials. Evaluated on their creativity, persuasiveness and presentation, entries will be voted upon by each school and its surrounding community. Families, friends and neighbors will have a chance to vote for their school every day from November 9th until November 25th. The three schools that have the highest number of votes will win a total of $10,000 worth of Spanish-language education materials from Santillana USA.
Este mes celebramos el trabajo de los ilustradores. Las ilustraciones son muy valiosas en el desarrollo del lenguaje. El uso de ilustraciones es perfecto para desarrollar oraciones sencillas o escribir una descripción detallada dependiendo del nivel de competencia del estudiante.
By Ángela Padrón Every year on the last Monday in May, Americans celebrate...
Si de tradiciones se trata, es necesario hablar de la historieta que desde agosto de 1949...
Si Joaquín Lavado Tejón, conocido popularmente como Quino, hubiese imaginado...
Importance of Illustrators in Literature
By Ángela Padrón Throughout history, children’s books have played an...