ERIC Number: ED210397
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Multicultural Awareness for the Classroom: The Cubans.
Valbuena, Felix Mario; And Others
This guide provides the teacher of multi-ethnic students with information and teaching resources on Cubans in order to enhance the multicultural awareness of the total school population. The guide was designed for use in the Detroit, Michigan public schools. An historical overview of Cuba from pre-Columbian times to the present outlines Cuba's Indian heritage, the Spanish influence, the era of discovery and conquest, Cuba's black culture, and the movement of Cubans to the United States. The guide also focuses on Cuba's contributions to the arts and sciences. Lesson plans and classroom activities that review the Cuban holidays, geography, food, flag, and national anthem are included. A bibliography of materials on Cuba conclude the guide. (APM)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Detroit Public Schools, MI. Dept. of Bilingual Education.
Identifiers: Cuba; Detroit Public Schools MI
Note: For related documents, see UD 021 885 and UD 021 891-894.