This page contains ideas, information, and materials for learning about homelessness and hunger in Spanish.

Housing


Admite Peña Nieto déficit de vivienda en México

Falta de vivienda, problema latente en México



Street Children


Canción para un niño de la calle by Mercedes Sosa


En mi ciudad - Cartel de Santa - Very catchy song about the poor living conditions of street children and the ways in which it contributes to a criminal lifestyle - Some of the lyrics to the verses may be inappropriate for immature students, but the chorus could be easily used in high school



Los hijos de la oscuridad



HistoriaDeJuan.jpg - Interactive exercises created by Barbara Kuczun Nelson for the song La historia de Juan by Juanes that allow students to learn about the plight of street children in Spanish-speaking countries while practicing the preterit tense

El niño de la calle by Los Tigres del Norte


Los niños de la calle (memorias de un reportero) - 9:21 minute documentary in Spanish about street children and those who help them