PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack

PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
PUERTO RICO: Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack
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  1. Enrich your study of America’s largest territory—and save 20%—with the Discovering Puerto Rico Bundle, which includes an introductory book, five cross-curricular activities, and a colorful photo poster. Book and Poster Resources Included:Snapshots of Puerto Rico focuses on the history, geography, an
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  2. Highlight countries and cultures throughout the year—AND SAVE 30%— with the Discovering Countries and Cultures Around the World GROWING Bundle. This comprehensive set includes 22 books, 31 posters, and over 100 cross-curricular activities, PLUS; you'll be able to download any countries added in the
    Save $30.90
Product Description

Explore the geography, and culture of America’s largest territory with the five cross-curricular activities and colorful photo poster included in the Discovering Puerto Rico Activity Pack.

Cross-Curricular Activities Included:

  • Mapping Puerto Rico boosts geography and critical thinking skills as children use a map and map key to follow written directions.
  • The Taino People explores the historic culture of the Taino people and the impact of Spanish conquest, using a fill-in-the-blank format.
  • Taino Petroglyphs introduces the design concept of symmetry, using the image of La Mujer de Caguana, a famous Taino petroglyph (rock-carving).
  • Territories of the United States includes a map and chart with information about all 16 territories of the United States.
  • What Is a Citizen? highlights citizenship and ways to become a U.S. citizen and includes 20 questions taken from the U.S. Naturalization Civics Test.
  • Symbols of Puerto Rico is an 11 x 17 inch poster, illustrated with colorful photos of six symbols of Puerto Rico.

Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

bateyes, Bill of Rights, citizen,, citizenship, civics, Constitution, dispute, enslave, microorganism, migrate, mirror image, naturalization, symmetrical/asymmetrical

Targeted Skills:

  • Using a map key and compass
  • Identifying characteristics of Taino culture
  • Drawing a symmetrical design
  • Identifying territories of the United States
  • Identifying difference between a nation and a territory
  • Identifying the rights and responsibilities of citizens
  • Building civics knowledge
  • Increasing content-area literacy in social studies
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting information
  • Reading fluency and comprehension

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample activity pages.

Technical Info: The activities and poster are in two separate PDF files, combined into a single zip file. The materials are illustrated with original high-definition drawings and/or photographs..


Bundle and Save: This Activity Pack is also included, in two bundles:

  • Save 20% with the Discovering Puerto Rico Bundle, which also includes the introductory Snapshots of Puerto Rico book.
  • Save 30% with the Discovering Countries Around the World GROWING Bundle, which includes all of my Snapshots books, more than 30 colorful posters, and over 100 cross-curricular activities.


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