RETANet: Resources for Teaching About the Americas
Resources for Teaching About the Americas (RETANet) is a database of curriculum materials which promote creative, interdisciplinary teaching about issues related to Latin America. Managed by the UNM Latin American and Iberian Institute, RETANet includes:
News in the Classroom - written by LAII staff, these modules integrate current events in Latin America through critical consideration of articles in the Latin America Digital Beat (for which teachers receive free access)
Lesson Plans - developed by teachers, these discrete, multidisciplinary lesson plans explore the Americas through Art, Math, Language Studies, Science, Social Studies and Spanish
Thematic Guides - in-depth examinations of topics that have ongoing relevance to the Americas
Vamos a Leer Educator's Guides - each guide consists of lesson plans and activities that accompany a specific book featured in the LAII's monthly book group.
To access the materials in RETANet, visit the LAII's website.
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