IMAGINE & MAKE OF THE WEEK
BARCELONA & GAUDÍ
Hello Imagine & Make students, welcome to Barcelona!
In this first Imagine & Make of the Week: Barcelona and Gaudí Week, you're going to follow and talk to Ariadna while she wonders around the streets of the hurter gothic in Barcelona
Later in this week you'll also adventure into other LIVE EXPEDITIONS that include the La Sagrada Familia and Park Guell.
This is an exchange week, and you'll also have sessions with our partner teachers from Mexico where you will learn some Spanish basics. ¡Muy bien!
This is a pre-recorded video for illustration purposes. This actual class is taught LIVE in the places showcased here.
See below for more things you'll learn this week...
Other grades available
In Catalunya, people speak Spanish and Catalan. Many different languages are mixed in the communicative landscape of Spain. Can you think of other languages that people use in your country?
The origins of public speaking can be partially traced to the early years of Rome. Practicing a speech in front of the mirror can help with delivery in front of an audience...
Why are Roman Numerals in watches, the Super Bowl, and some books? How does a water wheel work? What is the Roman Calendar?
How did people stay fit and healthy in ancient Rome? What were some of the most prominent sports back then?
O Sole Mio! Learn about some of the most famous modern bell-canto songs and why Latin words and language spread through music.
Pasta was a great way to store food for many days in Ancient Rome. Find about the chemical transformation that pasta goes through when flour is mixed with water and egg.
Host teacher of the Week
Ariadna ha vivido toda su vida en Barcelona, España donde imparte clases a nivel secundaria. Le encanta viajar. Este tour está disponible en español también!
3th Grade Homeroom Teacher
University of Texas
Maggie lives in southern Texas and her passion for sociology ignited her teaching career. Maggie also loves photography and traveling, there are many countries still on her bucket list including Iceland and Peru.
Imagine & Make Mexico
Bachelor of Education
Lupita has been teaching at EDITH Foundation, and Imagine & Make Mexico, She is originally from Mexico City. She loves Frida Kahlo and Oaxaca.
Visual design is an incredible powerful communicator. Making things look pretty enhances communication of what we wanna say... just like this website!
Pick a topic that is very challenging to you and design a book cover. How would you make this topic interesting and engaging through visual design? Will you change your mind about this topic if you enhance it visually?
PRACTICE YOUR SPANISH:
Activity taught in conjunction with Imagine & Make en Español
La imaginación de Gaudí fue extraordinaria. Sus creaciones reflejaban estructuras naturales con patrones matemáticos, como la secuencia fibonacci. Utilizando hojas de árboles y tinta para sello, realiza estampados de hojas de árboles en una cartulina.