One of the Tertulias (small Spanish learning group) from last verano, learned about profesiones and which would be their dream jobs in the future. Using all this information they created this presentación de comida where they explain what they want to do.
Concordia Language Villages is pleased to announce that scholarships to attend El Lago del Bosque are still available. All applications must be submitted by February 28, 2014. More information regarding scholarship requirements, including scholarships only available to El Lago del Bosque villagers is available at www.ConcordiaLanguageVillages.org/Scholarships.
Here we have “Wepa”, a song created by the popular singer Gloria Estefan. She is a Cuban-born American “cantante”, songwriter, actress, and entrepreneur. She is in the top 100 best selling music artists and is the most successful crossover performer in “música latina” to date.
Curious about the meaning of Wepa? it’s just an “expresión de júbilo” said by the boricuas, people born in Puerto Rico.
One of the popular “actividades” of the summer was “culinaria” (cooking). The villagers learned about different cultural hispanic food, and how to make them. Here we have a short video explanation on how to make a delicious “pan de queso frito” and the recipe in “español!”
Ingredientes para pan de queso frito:
100 gr. de pan ,
2 huevos ,
queso rallado al gusto,
aceite de oliva
Partimos el pan, y lo ponemos en un bol, con los huevos, el queso y el oregano, mezclamos bien.
Ayudándonos de 2 cucharas hacemos las bolas, las pasamos por harina y las freimos en aceite bien caliente, ponemos sobre papel de cocina para que escurran el aceite y servimos acompañados de ensalada o carne.
Danza Kuduro is the baile everyone wants to dance at El Lago del Bosque! This song from 2010 has great ritmo and curiously the lyrics are half español and half portugués, also Kuduro is a style of dancing and singing from Angola.