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Latinos in History Biography Flyer

Get Organized!!

  1. Create a folder in your Documents folder. Call it 'Famous Latinos.'
  2. Next, click here to open the Publisher Flyer Template we'll use and then SAVE IT IN THE FAMOUS LATINOS folder you just created! Name the file with the name of your person you are researching.
  3. Now, use the Research sheet provided, or print this page and use it to begin your research.

Can't remember how to copy a picture and paste it into Publisher?
Click here for directions!

When you think you are finished with your poster, use the Final Project Checklist to make sure you have included all the required parts!

Research

Start your research at the the following website.  You will find some information there and maybe a picture.  Each section includes a link to more information about  your famous person.  You will need to follow that link to get enough information to make your flyer interesting.

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/hispanic  
Click on the Latino’s in History section: 
Find your own additional facts about the people who are in the "Latinos in History" section. You can also choose other Hispanic Americans about whom you would like to learn more and research these individuals on the Web and in books.

Record your research here.

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New Updates!

For the past few weeks I've been working to put together a site for our teachers in Lake Stevens to easily find sample SBA questions that help them understand how students will be tested each year. This often leads to deeper understanding of the standards themselves. Click on over to the SBA Samples site and easily find all the CCSS Standards by grade level and any sample questions in the format used on the Smarter Balanced Assessment.