Poverty? Science? We don't very often get a chance to deal with these subjects at this level. Go beyond the stereotypes of Caribbean baseball players and find out why there are so many in the Big Leagues today. Explore some fun facts of science with the coquí, a tiny tree frog with a very loud call. In this species, the male cares for the eggs and guards them until they hatch. Read all about it.
Subject matter: sports; science (amphibians)
Vocabulary: sports; climate, machismo
Grammar: ser / estar / hay
Oral practice: sports seen as an industry; gender questions
Homework: sports, athletes; women
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