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Las Islas Uros Lesson Plan


Las Islas Uros Lesson Plan

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This document is the central lesson plan for the unit on "Las Islas Uros" that I've posted here.  It includes lesson plan ideas and possible activities and assignments.Note that this plan was designed for intermediate and advanced Spanish students, but it can be adapted for lower levels.
Material Type: Development Tool
Technical Format: PDF
Date Added to MERLOT: March 02, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 18, 2010
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Submitter: Mary Risner
Keywords: Spanish language, traditional life, Quechua, native culture, Puno, Lake Titicaca, Lago Titicaca, Bolivia, Andean, life, tradition, Peru, islas uros, Floating Islands, totora, Andes, Spanish, Uros, Latin America, lake, women, indigenous culture, interview, islands, house construction, culture


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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements:  Internet access for students to read online BBC article about the Uros Islands
 LCD projector to show DVD video presentations or online access to access videos from UF site
 PowerPoint
 Photostory3 software (Available free of charge; see details below.)
 Inspiration Software (This section can be completed with printed graphic organizers instead of this software)

Language: English, Spanish
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
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