From rich histories and traditions to innovation and artistic expression, PBS LearningMedia resources bring a diversity of Hispanic Heritage voices and stories into your classroom.
Day of the Dead: NewsWeekly offers a behind-the-scenes look at how Latin American communities across the U.S. honor their deceased on Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos (grades 9-12).
We Are the Music – Mexicans: Explore the diversity and cultural heritage of the Mexican people through their traditions and celebrations (grades 3-4).
Franklin Chang-Díaz – Rocket Scientist: Learn how he has been interested in rockets and space travel since he was a child in Costa Rica, and how he immigrated to the United States to pursue his dream of becoming an astronaut.
Just a reminder: PBS LearningMedia is free for all teachers; register for a free account and begin exploring and sharing your teaching ideas. Try it out and let us know what you think.