This Panamanian tale by Patricia Maloney Markun makes a decent addition to any classroom exploration of Central American folklore and heritage. The unit includes printable puzzles and spelling activities with answer keys, an easy-to-use student glossary and a teacher unit that can literally be implemented at a glance.
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