Oda a la cuchara

In my heritage Spanish language classes we have been doing a food unit. I devoted each week to a different theme. Week 1 was foods from the New World, week 2 was Spanish gastronomy, week 3 was healthy eating habits, week 4 was world hunger and Pablo Neruda’s odes to food, and week 5 will be excerpts from the novel Como agua para chocolate.

Here are a couple of resources that I created for my students for the Odas:

Biography of Pablo Neruda and fragments from “Oda a la alcachofa”

pablo neruda

Poem “Oda a la cuchara” and comprehension questions:

Oda a la cuchara

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One Response to Oda a la cuchara

  1. cris says:

    Thanks for sharing! I’m going to begin a food unit in IB and have certain readings they need to see, but wanted to “spice” it up a bit! Your website is on my favorites- you really help so much with you great ideas!

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