Friday, December 14, 2012

Los Cucos Amarillos- A game that teaches about a Colombian tradition

Wearing yellow underwear is a unique tradition that some people in Colombia, and other places where Spanish is spoken, have on December 31st during “La Noche Vieja” on New Year's Eve. It is believed that wearing yellow underwear will bring good luck in the new year. This tradition is known in Colombia as “Los Cucos Amarillos” or “Los Cucos de la Suerte.” “Cuco” is a word used in some places in Colombia to refer to underwear.

Through this game children will learn about this fun tradition and three simple common expressions in Spanish: ¡Qué buena suerte!, ¡Qué chévere!, ¡Qué mala suerte! You will need good luck to play the game well, of course!
Download the freebie HERE!




¡Buena suerte!

Carolina


2 comments:

  1. You are so creative! I make little games and such, too -- and sell them on TpT as well -- but you have such a fun variety - I love it!

    Come by my blog for some Fran's Freebies (FREE printables, including Los Sentimientos - Feelings in Spanish)...
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