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Try some Spanish language activities. This site includes an on-line English-Spanish picture dictionary and an on-line Spanish-English dictionary, as well as information, quizzes and pictures to color!
This website is available in both English and Spanish. There are activities to download, stories to listen to, and much more!
Do you know any words in English that came from Spanish words? You can find the answer to this question and many other facts about our world at Infoplease.
Christopher Columbus was the first European to visit Venezuela. He came in 1498. Another explorer came after Columbus and admired the stilted houses that the Indians had built above the lake and called the place Venezuela – “Little Venice.” Venezuela remained a Spanish colony until 1821. Spanish is the official language of Venezuela. Where do you think that explorer was from?