Living on One Dollar Movie Guide and Guatemala Unit in Spanish and English

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  1. This Living on One Dollar Movie Bundle has a thorough unit about Poverty, Guatemala, World Problems, & Social Justice. Both Digital Units and the entire Printable Unit are included in this BUNDLE. *Cultural lessons, Hispanic Heroes, vocabulary, poverty presentation, authentic videos, assessment
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This 60 page EDITABLE world poverty unit for the documentary Living on One Dollar is excellent for Spanish, History, Sociology, Global Studies, and any additional classes that are studying poverty, hunger, or world problems. There are quizzes, poverty facts and statistics, video activities, volunteer ideas, discussion & comprehension questions and more in both Spanish and in English so it can be used in Spanish One to AP Spanish as well as Religion and Social Studies classes!

This packet includes:

A) Information for the movie, LIVING ON ONE DOLLAR

*Important Poverty Facts - Spanish and English versions

*General Guatemala Information with Comprehension Questions in Spanish

~ Topics include: El presidente, la capital, las formas naturales, la bandera de Guatemala, el quetzal, Tikal, los grupos étnicos, la religión, las lenguas nacionales, los productos de exportación, la música popular, las comidas populares y Rigoberta Menchú

B) Vocabulary for LIVING ON ONE DOLLAR

*Poverty Vocabulary in Spanish and English, Spanish only, and English only

C) Crossword for LIVING ON ONE DOLLAR vocabulary

*One Crossword Puzzle that corresponds to the Spanish poverty vocabulary

*Key for the Crossword Puzzle

*Poverty Vocabulary Quiz (English to Spanish) with Answer Key

D) Comprehension Activities

*Comprehension Questions that follow the sequence of the documentary

(Spanish Present Tense and Past Tense versions as well as an ALL English Version) with Answer Keys in Spanish and in English

*True/False Quiz in Spanish with Answer Key (Intermediate and Basic versions of the quiz are included.)

*True/False Quiz in English

E) Writing/Think-Pair-Share Activities

*Living on One Dollar Opinion/Discussion Movie Worksheet – Spanish and English Versions

*Summary of the Movie Writing Activity in Spanish

*Blank Fill-In Movie Information Sheet in Spanish

*Journals - Six Different Writing Prompts in Spanish

F) Ways to Extend Student Learning Activities

*Movie Critique Writing and Discussion Activity in Spanish

*Tips to Get Involved and Make a Difference in Solving Global Issues in English with Sign-Up Sheet for students!

*Living on One Dollar Recommended Videos and Links in English

*La Pobreza Extrema en Guatemala Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*Descubre Guatemala – Corazón del Mundo Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

*Indígenas, Los Más Pobres de Guatemala Spanish Video Activity with Answer Key

*Las Costumbres y las Tradiciones de los Indígenas Spanish Video Activity with Answer Key

*Juan Pablo Romero Nominado a los Héroes de CNN Video Activity in Spanish with Answer Key

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