You can’t talk about la Navidad in Spain with out talking about the very important Lotería! There are a ton of resources out there for discussing this with your students.
Here is a commercial promoting La Lotería! I made a cloze activity for this and it can be found on TPT. I like it because the language is super easy to follow and has a lot of great vocabulary.
Here are a few infographics I came across:
Here are the questions I made – I made it on a google form- feel free to copy!
The two cities that have won the lottery the most in Spain are… *
- Madrid & Ávila
- Barcelona & Zamora
- Zamora & Ávila
- Madrid & Barcelona
Madrid has won the lottery… *
- 52 times
- 79 times
- 39 times
- 10 times
The winning numbers have never ended in 10 *
57 have been the numbers that the winning lottery has ended in the most *
What number(s) have appeared the most as the last two numbers of el gordo? *
What number was repeated in both 1965 and 1978? *
Name two places people most get their numbers from. *
Name two important dates in the media that are often used for choosing the lottery numbers. *
Here’s another one! http://ticsyformacion.com/2013/12/15/la-loteria-de-navidad-en-internet-infografia-infographic-marketeing-ecommerce/
What resources do you use to teach this topic??