Geography & Culture Unit 1: Afro-Latino Culture


Geography Practice: South & Central America

Documentary 1: Black in Latin America- Mexico & Peru

Documentary 2: Black in Latin America- Haiti & the Dominican Republic


Standard Objectives: Students will…

*identify Spanish speaking countries in Latin America on a map

*name the 7 major elements of culture

*make connections with Afro-Latino culture in Mexico, Peru, Haiti & the Dominican Republic







You must listen to and complete a reflection sheet for AT LEAST 3 of the following broadcasts:

Undocumented parents

Diabetes in Mexico

Bread hoarding in Venezuela

Are Immigrants Good or Bad for the Economy?

Rappers in Kashmir     *watch the YouTube video of their music as well as the news program

Where is Kashmir??? (check out this map)