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Argentina -- LET'S GO!

Argentina -- LET'S GO!

Author: Sarah Schoultz
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This tutorial will help students to get to know Argentina, one of the countries that we will study in class. Doing so will help them better understand the culture and remember the information. 

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Tutorial

¿Por qué Argentina?

Argentina is known for its elite national soccer team, the famed revolutionary Che Guevara and such beautiful landforms as the Iguazu Falls. One of the most striking countries in South America, Argentina is a popular tourist destination and features a dense heritage.

Today we will take a look at the national soccer team, the tourist destinations, and the cultural aspects. 

Fútbol

Lionel MessiLionel Messi es el orgullo de Argentina, es amado por todos El equipo nacional de Argentina Argentina es conocida por su equipo de fútbol


Por el amor de futbol

El fútbol es una de las grandes pasiones de los argentinos. Según las estadísticas, 9 de cada 10 habitantes declara ser seguidor de algún equipo. Muchos de sus estadios tienen la categoría de históricos para los aficionados al deporte y forman parte de los circuitos turísticos más importantes del país. Con dos mundiales y 14 Copas de América a sus espaldas, su selección es una de las más galardonadas del mundo.

Las Cataratas de Iguazú

Argentina is known for their tourist destination, Las Cataratas de Iguazú. They are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Argentine province of Misiones and the Brazilian state of Paraná. They are the largest waterfalls system in the world.

Buenos Aires - La Capital

El centro de Buenos Aires La Plaza de Mayo Casa Rosada El Teatro Colón MALBA

Buenos Aires is Argentina’s big, cosmopolitan capital city. Its center is the Plaza de Mayo, lined with stately 19th-century buildings including Casa Rosada, the iconic, balconied presidential palace. Other major attractions include Teatro Colón, a grand 1908 opera house with nearly 2,500 seats, and the modern MALBA museum, displaying Latin American art.

Buenos Aires - La capital

Concept to Know

Buenos Aires es la capital de Argentina Buenos Aires es la capital de Argentina

La Cultura - Comida Típica

Algunos platos típicos de Argentina son:

  • El asado
  • Las empanadas
  • El chimichurri

Algunas otras comidas típicas son el mate, los alfajores,  el dulce de leche, la milanesa, y el locro. 



La Cultura - El Tango

El baile "tango" es muy popular en Argentina (click the picture!)