You will love using these Hispanic Heritage Month Activities. This 34 page research project includes a close read biography sheet for each of the 12 Hispanic Americans that are featured, giving your students reading comprehension practice as well as no prep graphic organizers. Common Core Standards and New ELAR TEKS aligned. (Sept. 15- Oct. 15)
Includes: Bob Menendez Jose Feliciano Oscar De La Hoya Marco Rubio Isabel Allende Cesar Chavez Loreta Janeta Velazquez Sonia Sotomayor Selena Gomez Roberto Clemente Anthony Romero Rita Moreno
Follow the Guided Research Process and use the graphic organizer templates to teach your class how to navigate and organize information. Students will create Important Questions (essential questions) to provide focus to their research. Your students will learn about and recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate their heritage and culture. Teach your students to celebrate diversity!
Oscar De La Hoya
Loreta Janeta Velazquez
Everything you need to get your students started on a beginning guided research project! There are 12 Influential Hispanic Americans included in this bundle. All of the templates are Print & Go and easy to use- plus, this bundle can be easily differentiated to multiple student learning levels.
Common Core Standards (pg. 3)
Guided Research Process directions (pgs. 4-5)
K-W-L Template (pg. 6)
“Important Question” Anchor Chart (pg. 7)
What Do I Do Now? (pg. 8)
Write Down Your Sources: Computer/Books (pgs. 9-10)
Influential Hispanic AmericansTemplates (pgs. 11- 34)
Recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task and purpose
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.
Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
UPDATED for the NEW K-8 ELAR TEKS beginning in the 2019-2020 school year: