2 Movie Guides. 1 completely in English and 1 completely in Spanish. 25 Movie Guide Questions in chronological order that include pre-listening questions, questions to answer during the movie, and reflection/analysis questions that can also serve as discussion questions after the movie. This film highlights the importance themes of Latino/a Latinx Chicano Boricua History from the Aztec Empire to the Spanish conquest, the mixture of cultures up to today. There is a bit of swearing, but overall it is very educational. Other themes covered are Chicano civil rights, bilingual education, equality vs. equity, Spanish instruction in classroom back when it was prohibited to speak Spanish and punished. Rated PG-13 and perfect for any classroom! Includes Answer Key.
With a rapid-fire lesson in overlooked Latin history, Colombian-American actor John Leguizamo comes to Netflix with his one-man Broadway show John Leguizamo's Latin History for Morons. Examining 3,000 years of Latino history, Leguizamo charts everything from a satirical recap of Aztec and Incan history to stories of Latin patriots in the American Civil War, revealing how whitewashed history truly is. Latin History For Morons earned a 2018 Tony Award nomination for Best Play on Broadway.
Even though the show is originally recorded in English with very little Spanish, you can set the audio to Spanish and/or place Spanish subtitles on it.
This video aligns with the AP Spanish Language and Culture theme of:
Se relaciona a los temas de AP Spanish Language and Culture:
Identidades personales y públicas | Identidades privadas y públicas
Personal and Public Identities | Private and Public Identities
Las familias y las comunidades
Families and Communities