This activity is perfect to teach about the Mirabal sisters of the Dominican Republic!
It can also be an extension if you teach with the film, “In the Time of the Butterflies”. This reading is based on the life of Minerva Mirabal during Trujillo's dictatorship. The following activities are included: with the Mirabal Reading and Escape Room.
Please note that for the Escape Room you will need these things which can be purchased from Amazon:
3 digit lock, 4 digit lock, word lock, key lock and directional lock
2-4 UV light pens
Heroine introduction activity
Reading about las Hermanas Mirabal with comprehension questions and matching activity.
Who are you? Game
Taxi Cab Driver Game Cards to discuss the reading
Venn Diagram for cultural comparison
Escape Room activity
Writing assessment and or discussion about the most influential moments of Minerva’s life.
Cultural comparison Venn diagram that can be used as a writing on speaking assessment
If you are interested in using our film guide, check it out here, https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/In-the-Time-of-the-Butterflies-Film-Guide-for-Spanish-Teachers-3298047