La Catrina is a video series we watch in Español 4. Each episode runs approximately 20 minutes and includes a variety of grammatical structures, vocabulary, and culture. The series revolves around Jamie Gonzalez, a high-school student from Los Angeles. Jamie received a scholarship to study abroad in Queretaro, Mexico during the summer. Jamie and her friend Philip (Felipe) travel to Mexico together where they meet Carlos and Maria. Jamie brings with her a photograph of her great-grandmother La Catrina, as she hopes to discover more about her family's past.