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Why Speaking Spanish is Important

Why Speaking Spanish is Important

Author: Barbara Rivera

Standard: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.9-10.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.

Standard: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.9-10.2 Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.

Objective: Students will be able to use various types of media in order to answer questions and make inferences using specified material.

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Why Speak Spanish Video and Questions.

This video highlights important reasons why speaking Spanish is important. Please watch the video and follow the link to answer the questions on the Google Form.

Statistics of Latin Americans Living in the United States that speak a second language.

Please Read Page 5 section titled Population and Growth and Page 7 the section titled Home Language and English Proficiency.

Learning to Speak Spanish correctly is VERY important! You don't want to sound like these people!

Parody mixture of bad usage of Spanish and Latin telenovelas.

39% Of the people that live in the United States are Latinos that speak 2 languages and that number is increasing everyday. In today's job market it is very important to speak Spanish.

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