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This 3-page file includes:
~A Spanish biography about the life and times of the famous Puerto Rican-American musician Tito Puente. It discusses his childhood in Spanish Harlem, early interest in music, studies at Juilliard and long career as the King of Latin Jazz. Reading includes a full glossary of new vocabulary.
~The second page contains 10 reading comprehension questions in Spanish based on the reading.
Activity idea: Play the song "Oye Como Va" by Tito for your students so they can follow along with the lyrics. This reading is a great complement on latin music!
Level: Spanish 2+ (Uses past tenses)