Hispanic Month Studies


Lesson Plans
Free Classroom Lesson Plans adaptable to all ages.
Social Studies * Hispanic Studies * Puerto Rican Culture

This unit is intended to provide school children with a fuller picture of our pluralistic society by increasing the opportunities for them to learn more about the origins of the Puerto Rican culture and folklore.

Those classrooms with Internet access can use our colorful BoricuaKids pages as part of the lesson. Most of the pages listed as links in BoricuaKids are also found here as printer friendly lessons, some with review quiz and other related activity sheets. Everything is FREE - just print and use.

A.  Puerto Rico - An introduction
Lesson and Review Quiz

B.  Geography of Puerto Rico
Lesson Plan and Review Quiz
Word Search Exercise
Map Exercise and Map Exercise Guide for teacher

C.  Taíno Indians
Lesson Plan and Review Quiz
Word Search Activity
Handout to color and Coloring Activity
Suggested Activities

D.  Puerto Rico USA
Lesson and Review Quiz

E.  El Yunque Tropical Rain Forest
and Review Quiz

F.  Luis Muñoz Marín
The "Father of Puerto Rico"
Lesson and Review Quiz

G. Vejigante Lesson Plans
Arts & Crafts "hands-on"
click here

Plus more . . . .

Fact Sheet
Children Songs & song-games
Coloring Sheets to print and color
Coqui - National Pet
Los Reyes - Traditions
El Yunque Rain Forest
Puerto Rico Foods

Puerto Rican Anthem
Puerto Rico Flag
Puerto Rican Constitution
Puerto Rican Calendar

Bilingual Poetry by Kids.
Research Activity
Book Reviews for Kids