The spirit of the Caribbean comes alive! 'Reggae, Calypso, Salsa and Tambrin: A Historical Journey' is a seven-part essay series dedicated to using music as a historical guide.
Part Four is a 800-word snapshot of contemporary Puerto Rican life, ranging in scope from the mountainous interior regions to the thumping nightclubs of the capital, San Juan.
Every purchase includes the following Common Core-aligned materials:
---'Puerto Rico is More than just Salsa' Vocabulary List
---'Puerto Rico is More than just Salsa' Reading Comprehension Quiz
---'Puerto Rico is More than just Salsa' Match-Em and 'Which One Doesn’t Belong?' Worksheet
The essay series is an accompaniment to the short documentary movie 'Destination: Caribbean.' It can also be used standalone and included into a wide variety of curricula. Featuring topics that range from dance to history to the economic realities of being a Caribbean musician, each reading comes with a series of worksheets, activities and quizzes.
***An exciting and innovative way to teach the Common Core! The film and all academic materials are in English. Appropriate for all ages, though subject matter is best suited for Grades 6 and up. Purchase bundles include Common Core-aligned resources for Grades 6-12***