Great Short Films for Spanish Class Spookiness!

La Leyenda del Espantapájaros

Teaching with movies is still one of the best ways to engage students in the language classroom. When you find a good one that includes cultural pieces you can tie back in with current festivals, you got a winner. This short movie is one of the best you can find on YouTube for the Halloween season. Although Halloween is not really celebrated in Spain, this movie gives you the eerie Halloween feeling and an opportunity to tie in some Spanish culture to your lesson plans.  Click the image above to download our full lesson plans that include crosswords, word searches and visual presentations that make teaching this film a breeze!  Perfect for Spanish 1 and up! #teachmorespanish