Curriculum map created for a Latin American literature course.
Course description: The goal of this course is to introduce students to major literary topics and themes within a variety of Latin American nations and cultures. Students discuss and analyze the cultural, social, political, historical and economic contexts of a variety of contemporary Latin American literary works. Topics to be examined include Latino identity, language, immigration, civil rights and gender roles.
Each cycle or marking period is connected by theme. Each cycle map shows the Common Core standards, text list, medial and summative assessments and question stems.
Each cycle will focus on novels, short stories and poems.