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El Mundo Hispano Celebration Event

Region: 
Yorkshire and the Humber

On the 2nd of July, the Spanish team at the University of York celebrated the end of the online quiz El Mundo Hispano with a day of Spanish language activities.

They welcomed 50 pupils from 9 schools from all over Yorkshire onto campus. During the day, pupils learnt about (and broke) Mexican piñatas, played Mexican loteria and explored the famous El Camino de Santiago before celebrating their achievements in the quiz at the prize-giving ceremony.

A special felicitaciones to the overall winners of the quiz: ‘Los Vengadores’ from Bradford Grammar (1st prize), ‘Las Llamas afortunadas’ from Driffield School (2nd prize) and ‘La Armada de Solihull’ from Tudor Grange Academy (3rd prize) and a big thanks to all the pupils and teachers involved in the quiz for making it such a fun celebration of the Spanish language and the Spanish-speaking world.

¡Hasta la próxima!