USEFUL LINKS TO HELP WITH STATE PRESENTATION (listed from most to least helpful):

Google Safe Search Do not start with this, but may be useful to search "famous baseball player from Florida," for example.

http://www.50states.com/ Find the capital and some facts.

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/USA_Geography/USA_GL_click_1024.html Click on the state. On the left there might be some info. on Hispanic influence in this state.

http://online.culturegrams.com/index.php (select "states edition") Facts about states.

http://www.factmonster.com/spot/hhm1.html Facts on states.

http://www.hispanic-culture-online.com/Famous-hispanic-people.html Find Famous Hispanics and see if they're from or living in your state. Por favor (please), share with other groups if you find someone from their state.

http://www.infoplease.com/spot/hhmbioaz.html A list of Hispanic Americans in the U.S.A.


http://www.npr.org/censusmap/#6.00/39.756/-113.828 More mouse over state and find info. about the number of Hispanics living there.

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/
Select a state from this list (the map does NOT work), and then hit the red button "go." Then, scroll down to find the # of HIspanics in the state.


No longer working, but check back next year:
kids.yahoo.com


Pronunciation practice for Spanish part of presentation:

Practice saying a greeting like:

"Hola, buenos días".....or "Hola, buenas tardes"

Then:
"Me llamo __."
Next:
Les presentamos el estado de .................
(We present to you the state of.................)

La capital de ....... es................
(The capital of...........is...........)



OTHER ACTIVITIES YOUR TEACHER WILL TELL YOU ABOUT:

REPASO (REVIEW) of 3rd grade content

A Prezi about Hispanics in the U.S.

Watch the Expansion of the U.S.





What is Latino/Hispanic? Who fits this category?


What's the difference between the words "Latino" and "Hispanic?"


For Mateo y Antonio:

For Srta. Kelly:
http://prezi.com/kgwdjb5u3def/florida/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy