In the classroom there is ...
We're starting to recognize the Spanish words for many classroom items: lápiz, libro, computadora, silla. This week, we learn an important and interesting one:
un maestro a (male) teacher
una maestra a (female) teacher
Here's a noun that works like an adjective. Its ending changes depending on whether the teacher is male or female.
We're loving this Canción del Maestro ("Teacher's Song") by Los Tres Tristes Tigres (The Three Sad Tigers);
And here's a song that includes many of the ways in which agradezco/I appreciate mi maestro, Tu Corazón Me Maestro ("You Give Me Your Heart, Teacher"):
With Teacher Appreciation Week coming up, this one is worth learning!